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Jan
13
3:00 PM15:00

Intro to Screen Printing

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Learn the basics of screen printing with Solstice Handmade

Participants will explore composition and color layering using pre-burned screens of flowers, leaves, roots, and abstract shapes. Each will create a series of 5 unique posters on 11x14" chipboard to take home. 

Feel free to bring your own material to print on!

Those interested in learning more about screen printing will be invited to register for Screen Printing 2, where each participant will leave with their own screen burned with their own unique design and all the knowledge you need to continue screen printing at home.

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Jan
20
3:00 PM15:00

Advanced Screen Printing

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tickets available here

Advanced Screen Printing offers an in-depth look at screen printing as an art form. Participants will leave with their own 20x24" aluminum screen, burned with their artwork, to take home and continue printing with. This is especially useful for entreprenuers! 

We will discus registration when printing multiple color layers, printing troubleshooting, and what you need to know for printing on different materials.

A Handout that covers the material we will discuss, as well as links to where to buy helpful supplies.  

you do not need to attend intro to screen printing to attend advanced screen printing, but it is recomended!

- Please email the artwork that you'd like on your screen to me by 1/18/19! - upon purchasing your ticket I will send you artwork guidelines

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Feb
24
3:00 PM15:00

Intro to Screen Printing

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tickets available here

Learn the basics of screen printing with Solstice Handmade

Participants will explore composition and color layering using pre-burned screens of flowers, leaves, roots, and abstract shapes. Each will create a series of 5 unique posters on 11x14" chipboard to take home. 

Feel free to bring your own material to print on!

Those interested in learning more about screen printing will be invited to register for Screen Printing 2, where each participant will leave with their own screen burned with their own unique design and all the knowledge you need to continue screen printing at home.

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Oct
17
6:30 PM18:30

Block Printing Patterns

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Join Solstice Handmade to learn the basics of block printing at Lions and Rabbits! We will cover carving techniques and composition strategy to make and print bold repeating patterns. 

Paper for test prints and a bandana to print and take home are provided, as well as all the tools you need and a 6" square block to carve

Feel free to bring your own paper or material to print on!

tickets available Here

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Oct
10
6:30 PM18:30

Mushroom Embroidery

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Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing at Lions & Rabbits

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be mushrooms and fungi, taking inspiration from field guides to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included!

bring something to stitch on if you'd like

tickets available here

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Oct
6
2:30 PM14:30

Block Printing Patterns - Kalamazoo

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Join Dayna Walton of Solstice Handmade to learn the basics of block printing! We will cover carving techniques and composition strategy to make and print bold repeating patterns. Feel free to bring your own paper or material to print on! All printmaking tools (brayers, carving tools, etc.) will be provided but may need to be shared. 

hosted by the Kalamazoo Fiber and Dye Studio

Materials Provided & included in fee:
-6" square linoleum block to carve, test paper to print on, bandana to print, ink,tickets

available here

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Oct
6
11:00 AM11:00

Mushroom Embroidery - Kalamazoo

Join Dayna Walton of Solstice Handmade for an evening of stitching and socializing. We'll cover 5 basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be mushrooms and fungi, taking inspiration from field guides to create bright patterns and textures. Scissors will be available for use but if you would prefer your own, please bring a pair! Materials included in cost: -embroidery hoop, floss, needle, needle threader, instruction zine, fabric to stitch

hosted by the Kalamazoo Fiber and Dye Studio

tickets available here

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Sep
29
7:00 PM19:00

Mushroom Embroidery

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Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing at NatureWalk Studio in Yankee Springs

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be mushrooms and fungi, taking inspiration from field guides to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included!

bring something to stitch on if you'd like!

tickets available here

 

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Aug
15
6:00 PM18:00

Cellular Embroidery

tickets available here

Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be microscopic organisms, taking inspiration from cells and viruses to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included! 

select "BYO thing to sew" to bring your own item to stitch on! practice fabric is provided

select "including canvas bag to sew" to purchase a ticket to class along with a canvas bag by 934 Bagworks to stitch on, and hold all of your sewing supplies safe and sound!
 

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Aug
5
3:00 PM15:00

Garment Embroidery

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Join us to learn embroidery basics to adorn your favorite clothing! led by Solstice Handmade

embroidery supplies included, bring a garment to stitch!
you'll leave with an instruction zine covering floral embroidery basics

-woven (not stretchy) materials work best! cotton, canvas, denim ect-

$25 at Lions and Rabbits, tickets available through event page here! 

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Aug
3
6:00 PM18:00

Insect Embroidery

tickets available here

Join us for an evening of stitching and socializing

We'll cover basic embroidery stitches in this beginner's crash-course. Our focus will be insects, taking inspiration from cells and viruses to create bright patterns and textures.

embroidery supplies and instruction booklet included! 

select "BYO thing to sew" to bring your own item to stitch on! practice fabric is provided

select "including canvas bag to sew" to purchase a ticket to class along with a canvas bag by 934 Bagworks to stitch on, and hold all of your sewing supplies safe and sound!

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Jul
18
6:00 PM18:00

Garment Embroidery

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Join us to learn embroidery basics to adorn your favorite clothing! led by Solstice Handmade

embroidery supplies included, bring a garment to stitch!
you'll leave with an instruction zine covering floral embroidery basics

-woven (not stretchy) materials work best! cotton, canvas, denim ect-

$25 at Lions and Rabbits, tickets available through event page here! 

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