Ever thought of creating a poster for your favourite band or making your own t-shirts? We have two courses running this Autumn that will give you everything you need to know to get printing and creating!
Textile ScreenprintingThursday evenings
12th September - 3rd October
6pm - 9pm
This four week course will provide an introduction to printing onto textiles, looking at which inks and fabrics to use to create artworks, clothing and accessories. You will learn how to transfer your drawings and designs onto a screen and then print them accurately onto fabric.
Jen Fenner is a local artist, print maker and volunteer print technician at the Bluecoat.
Poster PrintingSat 14th and Sun 15th September
10am - 4pm
During this two day course you will be shown how to make a positive, prepare a screen and then print your own designs! You will learn how to register more than one colour and to build up layers to make a really eye-catching creative poster.
Alex Smith is an illustrator and a volunteer screen print technician at the Bluecoat.
To book your place, contact the Tickets and Information desk at the Bluecoat on 0151 702 5324, or visit the website at http://www.thebluecoat.org.uk/content/tickets.