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10 week Printed Textile Design for Beginners (Jan 2020) — Overview

In this experimental 10 week course where you will learn basic printed textile design and surface pattern techniques.  You will be encouraged to design and develop a personal collection of designs on fabric using a variety of processes. If you would like to develop your print skills for paper-based work, please visit our Fine Art Printmaking course page.

Location: Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place
Start Time: 17:45
End Time: 20:45
Start Date: 09/01/2020
End Date: 19/03/2020
Day: Thursday
Fee: £220

Course Content

Week 1
Screen printing
Introduction to Paper Stenciling - 1 colour print

Week 2
Screen printing
Continue Paper Stencilling - 3 colour print

Week 3
Screen printing
Introduction to photo stencilling

Week 4
Screen printing
Continue photo stenciling

Week 5
Screen printing
Combining the use of paper and photo stencils
Introduction to Foil and Flock, heat press
Introduction to gold and silver inks

Week 6
Introduction to heat transfer inks

Week 7
Continue heat transfer Inks

Week 8
Personal Project Time

Week 9
Personal Project Time

Week 10
Personal Project Time

Entry Requirements
None.

Materials and Equipment
Demonstration or materials for experimentation will be provided free of charge but you may be required to purchase your own materials in order to complete your personal creative projects. Please wear old clothes/an overall or apron and strong, flat, closed-toe footwear. You should bring drawing tools, a sketchbook or notepad, rubber gloves and an apron.

Please note that all courses are subject to student numbers and will only run if sufficient numbers are achieved. Plymouth College of Art reserves the right to cancel a course if insufficient student numbers are recruited.

10 week Printed Textile Design for Beginners (Jan 2020) — Modules

10 week Printed Textile Design for Beginners (Jan 2020) — Staff

The staff listed on this programme are correct at the time of writing. Students will be notified if there are any changes to key staff (i.e. Programme Leaders and Lecturers).

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    Email: shortcourses@pca.ac.uk
    Tel: +44 (0)1752 203434
    Skype: plymouthcollegeofart

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