Create original silkscreen prints learning techniques that can be used at home!
You will be provided with the practical skills for producing multiple prints onto paper and fabric as well as an opportunity to print onto t-shirts and tote bags if you so wish.
The course aims to be fun and relaxed and you will experiment with design and various printing methods to enable you to create very unique work.
Please bring a roll of masking tape and whatever materials you may like to print onto. Some paper and fabric will also be provided.
About the tutor
Katherine St. Angelo, an American now living in Northern Ireland, is a mixed media artist. Her work spans a range of media, which include printmaking, collage, textiles, paint, embroidery, photography and recycled materials.
Since gaining her BA (Hons) in Fine and Applied Textiles (University of Ulster, 2003), Katherine has regularly exhibited her work and been commissioned by private collectors and several organisations: among which are the Victoria Gallery and Museum of Liverpool, Streetmonkey and Signature Records.
Her experience of managing art galleries, organising exhibitions and working closely with other artists has enabled her to develop her own art further, and driven her passion for working within community arts.
Since 2008, she has been an Art Facilitator and has run felt-making and silkscreen printing classes at the Crescent Arts Centre. She has been involved with schools, mental health organisations and numerous community/cross-community group projects and workshops.