Workshop taught by Heidi Rand
Canyon Trail Art Center, El Cerrito California
Saturday June 19, 2010 – noon to 4:00 p.m.
$50 + materials
Further adventures in the exciting new world of fabric printing! Offered for the first time — a hands-on workshop where we will explore printing your fabric and designing a small art quilt or hanging. Even if you’ve never made a quilt before, this workshop will teach you basic art quilt construction. We go beyond quilts used for bedding, by adding embellishments and mixed media elements, and framing or hanging options. Basic inkjet printing and sewing knowledge is helpful, but not required.
Golden butterfly art quilt on canvas
I’ll show you many examples of the kinds of art quilts and hangings you can make using your inkjet printer and sewing machine. You’ll get lots of new ideas about what to do with your images and designs, and the knowledge to go home and start making your own personal fabric-art piece!
Lavender rust quilt
Bring a flash drive with your images, or letter-sized images to scan. If you want to begin sewing your piece at the workshop, bring your sewing machine and some possible backing fabric. Pre-registration required. Please email me at HeidiRand@gmail.com
Saturday July 17, 2010 noon to 4:00 p.m. Inkjet transfer techniques. El Cerrito Canyon Trail Art Center
Sunday August 29, 2010, noon to 3:30 p.m. Photo Art : Altered Imagery. El Cerrito Canyon Trail Art Center
Sunday September 19, 2010, noon to 4 p.m. Beyond paper : inkjet printing on alternative surfaces. El Cerrito Canyon Trail Art Center
Sunday October 24, 2010, noon to 3:30 p.m. Exploring lutradur. El Cerrito Canyon Trail Art Center
Sunday November 21, 2010, noon – 3:30 p.m. Handmade gifts with your inkjet printer. El Cerrito Canyon Trail Art Center
Have questions? Interested in registering? Please email me
If you can’t make the workshop, I also have an ebook to teach you to print on fabric and online classes at CraftEdu