Susan Chapman

Requirements List and further information will be emailed on receipt of the non-refundable deposit which is 50% of the class fee and will confirm your place

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Creative Textiles   

£500 for the year, paid monthly at £50 a session, to include most materials…. A series of design challenges as starting points for textiles work. In 2020 we will look at a series of artists to inspire each session, including the favourites for textile artists, Gustav Klimt, Hunterwasser, John Betjamin, Howard Hodgkin, the Fauves, David Hockney, Georgia O’Keefe, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Henri Matisse, and Jeremy Gardiner 

Thursdays in 2020 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

6 February, 5 March, 2 April, 30 April, 4 June, 9 July, 3 September, 1 October, 5 November, 3 December

 

Printed Textiles (formerly known as Procion & Process)  

£500 for the year, paid monthly at £50 a session to include most materials. Learn a variety of printmaking techniques using procion dyes.   

Saturdays in 2019 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

2 Feb, 2 Mar, 6 April, 4 May, 1 June, 6 July, 14 Sept, 5 October, 2 November, 7 Dec

Saturdays in 2020 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

8 February Intro and design exercise
7 March     Basic printmaking with found objects
4 April       Intro to screen printing
2 May        Intro to Thermofax screens
6 June        Monoprinting
11 July         Paper Lamination
5 September   Free Drawing, Scraping
3 October    Breakdown Printing
7 November  Wax Resist, Bleach
5 December  Formusol Discharge

Independent Study  

£500 for the year, paid monthly at £50 a session to include most materials. For those who have learned basic skills in Printed Textiles and wish to work on their own projects still with mentoring from the tutor… there will be opportunities to learn further techniques during this course, particularly those that could not be fitted into ‘Printed Textiles’

Sundays in 2019 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

3 February, 3 March, 7 April, 5 May, 2 June, 7 July, 15 September, 6 October, 3 November, 8 December

Sundays in 2020 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

9 Feb, 8 March, 5 April, 3 May, 7 June, 12 July, 6 Sept, 4 Oct, 8 Nov, 6 Dec

Mondays in 2020 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

10 Feb, 9 March, 6 April, 4 May, 8 June, 13 July, 7 Sept, 5 Oct, 9 Nov, 7 Dec

Open Access Print & Dye      

£250 for the year, paid monthly at £25 a session. For those who wish to work on their own projects without tutor intervention

Fridays in 2020 from 10.00-16.00 once a month for 10 sessions

7 Feb, 6 Mar, 3 Apr, 1 May, 5 Jun, 10 July, 4 Sept, 2 Oct, 6 Nov, 4 Dec

Developing Sketchbooks for Textiles, Print & Stitch
a 5 week course on
Wednesdays, from  1 July 2020, 10.00-16.00  £250

Sketchbooks are the foundation of all creative work.. if you can record your feelings, your observations, and all your senses, you will have a rich resource from which to design and make your textile pieces. This course serves as an introduction to the discipline of keeping a sketchbook and how to go about it, with some simple exercises to get you started

Dayschools in 2020 tutor Susan Chapman   10.00-16.00. £50 each session

Know Your Sewing Machine 1 Basic Skills,    Wed 26 Feb 2020 10.00-16.00

Know your Sewing Machine 2 Drawing with the Sewing Machine,   Wed 20 May 2020 10.00-16.00