Dyeing for Fashion and Textiles

This practical course for beginners will give you an opportunity to experiment with a comprehensive range of dyeing and patterning techniques. You will have access to professional standard facilities. The course will encourage you to explore and develop techniques and processes to your personal interests and choices of colour, design and final outcome...

Taught by: June Fish.

Description

This practical course for beginners will give you an opportunity to experiment with a comprehensive range of dyeing and patterning techniques. You will have access to professional standard facilities. The course will encourage you to explore and develop techniques and processes to your personal interests and choices of colour, design and final outcome.

Topics covered

Practical workshops will cover mixing dye colours for synthetics and naturals, fabric identification and finishing techniques.

Techniques will include:

  • shibori
  • batik
  • hand painting on to silk screen,
  • indigo dyeing
  • natural dyeing and transfer printing   

Level: Beginners

Entry requirements: None


Tutor information

June Fish works on BA and MA Textiles courses at Central Saint Martins, and has recently had a book published called 'Deigning and Printing Textiles'.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • An apron
  • Pair of rubber gloves
  • Pen and pencils
  • A sketchbook
  • Plastic file to keep your course records in (you will be given handouts on each process)
  • Other materials will be required as the course progresses.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
31/07/2017 - 04/08/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£690Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket