Creative Workshops and Courses, Harwich, Essex

Sue Thomas – Silk Painting and a Shibori Twist!

£69.00 | 4th September - 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM | Spaces available: 9

All Materials Included

Learn the beautiful art of silk painting with Sue. In the morning you will be designing and painting your own picture, learning how stretch, paint and use Gutta. In the afternoon you will be painting a silk scarf using shibori techniques and fixing in the microwave. Silk for pictures, scarves, paint and gutta are all supplied. There will be an opportunity to buy further scarves at a reasonable price if you would like to make more.

Includes homemade lunch and refreshments

About the Artist

“The main thread of my professional background has largely been that of Educator – in some form or other.  I have experienced teaching a vast range of abilities and variety of ages.  My guiding principle has been to empower people to more fully realise their potential and their creative abilities. My aim is to motivate and inspire students to have confidence in themselves and explore thoughts, feelings and ideas through creative expression.

I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t painting drawing or creating. The almost magical alchemy of colour and silk makes Silk Painting and Batik exciting media to work in. I produce Art work for the home, work or meditation space, as well as silk items to wear, and cards for all occasions.

I am a member of The Guild of Silk Painters, The Batik Guild and The Essex Silk Painters”.

What you will need to bring

All materials and equipment are included

Apron or old clothes

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