Step on in and take a peek at the wonderful day of playtime fun we had with the West Michigan Quilter’s Guild in Grand Rapids. Surface Design Sampler Platter is a crazy class – six surface design techniques in six hours. It’s a mix of kindergarten playtime with a little touch of insanity thrown in.
|Printing with Thermofax Screens
The first “oooohs” and “aaaaahs” as students print with their own hand carved stamps for the first time.
|Getting creative – adding a decorative boarderstamping paint with the end of her knife around a photocopy transfer|
|Working out a design for a small art quilt – she’s colored in her photocopy transfer with colored pencils.|
|Choosing a favorite design from which to make a sketchbook slipcover
A tutorial can be found here
And much fun was had by all!!! Paint, foil, photo transfer, stamp carving, stenciling – and finally – BEADS!
All in one crazy class!
If you’re thinking to yourself – I wish, I wish, I wish I could take this class….
All these methods are taught on my two DVD workshops.