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Tantalising Textiles - Textile printing workshop with Fiona Howard


Date: 23 April 2010

10am - 4pm

Fiona Howard has created some very well-known textile designs including the incredibly popular Sanderson print Dandelion Clocks.

This is a great opportunity to spend the day here at the Fashion and Textile Museum near London Bridge, in the company of one of the UK's foremost textile designers who will guide you through the key techniques that will help you produce your own special print.

Fiona will take participants through the process from research and demonstration to then drawing your own design, tracing it onto lino and then cutting and printing it. There is also the opportunity for the design you make to be printed onto Sanderson fabric and made up into a cushion cover.

Participants will have the opportunity on the day to browse and gain inspiration from our current exhibition Very Sanderson: 150 Years of English Decoration.

About Fiona:
Fiona Howard's passion for pattern and colour, coupled with 20 years designing freelance for the textile industry have been the driving force behind 'FiFi'. Since leaving Middlesex University in 1987 she has successfully designed textiles for companies including John Lewis, Sanderson, Pierre Frey, Habitat, Canovas, Borderline and Harlequin.

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Workshop price: £110, including all materials and exhibition entry

For bookings or queries, contact the Fashion and Textile Museum by telephone on 020 7407 8664, email info@ftmlondon.org or book online from We Got Tickets.

Places are strictly limited, therefore advance booking is recommended.

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Image: 'Dandelion Clocks' - Sanderson / Fiona Howard

 

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