Block Print a Festive Christmas Stocking

By Tess Grace, The Arty Crafty Place

Friday, 20th November

15:30 - 17:00

Block Print a Festive Christmas Stocking

Friday, 20th November - 15:30 - 17:00

By Tess Grace, The Arty Crafty Place

About

During this workshop Tess will walk you through all the basic steps of Block Printing, how to work out a design for your stocking and the printing process and by the end of the workshop you will have hand printed yourself a festive Christmas stocking. Tess will also show you how else you can use your printing kit to hand print other fabric items, Cards, Tags and wrapping paper to use this Christmas.

Suitable for all abilities.

Materials

Materials can be purchased from suppliers of the Beyond K&S Shopping Hub, available here: www.theknittingandstitchingshow.com/shopping-hub

Alternatively, a kit is available from the tutor, that includes all of the equipment you need for this workshop, there are several variations to choose from depending on the designs and colours you prefer. Cost of workshop kit from The Arty Crafty Place £30 – £45.

To purchase from the tutor, click here.

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Bookers will receive full joining instructions and a session materials list. Plus, there will also be details of patterns, advance preparation guides and links of where kits can be purchased if these are applicable to your session.  

You will need:

  • Blank Fabric Christmas stocking to decorate
  • Blank Cards, Envelopes & Tags
  • Fabric Paint in festive Christmas colours. We suggest Red, Green, Gold & Silver
  • Selection of Christmas Indian Printing Blocks
  • Paint Tray, Sponges and a Foam Printing Mat (or a yoga/ camping mat)
  • Optional – Gloves and apron
  • Bin bag or newspaper to cover table
  • Blank Fabric Christmas stocking to decorate
  • Blank Cards, Envelopes & Tags
  • Fabric Paint in festive Christmas colours. We suggest Red, Green, Gold & Silver
  • Selection of Christmas Indian Printing Blocks
  • Paint Tray, Sponges and a Foam Printing Mat (or a yoga/ camping mat)
  • Optional – Gloves and apron
  • Bin bag or newspaper to cover table

Access to the session

The session will take place live at the date and time stated above. All bookers will also receive a recording of the session to watch again on demand until 11:59pm on 31 December 2020.

If you are unable to access the live session, we recommend you book in advance to take part at a time and date that suits you. There will be the option to book on demand, but please note a small price increase will apply.  

About the Tutor: Tess Grace

Tess Grace is a block printing tutor who has a passion for pattern, printing and crafting. Tess’ love for block printing started in India, after travelling and learning how to print in Jaipur. Tess and her mother, Maggie, own ‘The Arty Crafty Place’, a creative retail business and craft studio in Oxfordshire. They design and sell a range of Indian Printing Blocks, Fabric Blanks, Paints & Printing supplies. Tess also has a YouTube channel where you can find lots of Printing Tutorials & Projects.

Tutor contacts

** The Knitting and Stitching Show are not responsible for the kits visitors purchase from the tutors including the price, availability or delivery. Stock my be limited. Please liaise with the tutors for details and please note restrictions may apply.