Metallic Foiling Workshop with Nicole Line – Wednesday June 6th – 6:30pm – 9pm
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Metallic Foiling Workshop with Nicole Line – June 6th – 6:30pm-9pm £55
Foiling is a great way to apply your own metallic designs onto a variety of materials. This is done by using a heat press. In this workshop designer maker and textile tutor Nicole Line will show you how!
Nicole is bringing her A3 heat press to Stag and Bow and a variety of interesting materials (sourced from Work & Play Scarp Store) for you to try out your very own designs on, such as cottons, linens, leather, silk, suede and plastics.
The foiling process is completed by using a foil adhesive, painted or screen printed onto the surface in the shape of your design. The metallic foil goes on top of this, then under the heat press for about 10-15 seconds, and out comes your design looking shiny!
Feel free to bring with you any idea of designs you have in mind that you would like to print or get inspired and creative during the workshop with the help from Nicole and your co creators! For the final project please bring with you something from home that you would like to up-cycle, such as an old T-shirt or tote bag. Sky is the limit to what you can create!
Get inspired here!
About the Tutor:
Nicole Line is a sessional tutor at University for the creative Arts. She works with the Fashion & Textile Foundation students in Epsom and BA Textile & Graphic Design students in Farnham. Nicole also works in other areas of print-making, working with corporate companies and designers.
‘Tactility is very important to me as a Maker and Textile Tutor. I see the students I teach as an extension of my practice and it’s exciting to see how they use materials within their own work’