Workshop | Screen Printing: The Power of Print

By Ahmad Makary & Moe Krayem | The Workshop DXB

 

Place | Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
Dates | 13 April 2017
Duration | 19:10 - 22:00


Skill Level | Beginner, all welcome. 

Description | This experimental Screen Printing workshop will take students on a step-by-step process of silkscreening. You will start off with learning about the history, origin and development of silkscreening as an art form and craft. Then you will put theory into practice by silkscreening fabric material and discovering how to use this process, at home or in your studio. At the end of the workshop you will have a collection of customized prints and totes. 

Workshop Talk | Getting to know Silkscreening
Learn about the history, origin and development of silkscreening as an art form and find out about the process of making a screen, the materials needed and techniques of printing. 

Workshop | The Power of Print
In this experimental part of the workshop you will go through the step-by step process of silkscreening. You will learn about how to apply the paint on the screen and how to get the print on the fabric. At the end you will have customized prints and tote bags. 

Key Takeaways
• Learn about the origin of the stencilling as an art
• Basics of designing art for screens
• Understand screen printing equipment
• Theory film-stencil method
• Print session and various ink techniques

Preparations before the Workshop
• Bring your sketchbook and pens
• Bring your own fabrics to print on if you like

 

162 USD

Earlybird Discounted Workshop Ticket |

325 USD

Workshop Ticket at the Door |


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