What will you learn?
Join Nigel for a fantastic day of block printing on fabric
There will be all the usual blocks plus a dazzling array of festive ones too!
You don't need to be an artist to enjoy Indian Block Printing! In this relaxed session, you will learn how easy it is to create wonderful images on a range of fabric items such as T towels, aprons, napkins, table runners, bags etc. using traditional hand carved Indian wood blocks and fabric paints.
Nigel has a wonderful collection of Indian wood blocks for you to choose from, and you won't believe how simple it is to get some really fantastic results!
This workshop is suitable for all abilities, whether you have printed before or not. Nigel will bring lots of ideas and samples to help you get started and they will be on hand throughout the day to guide you through the process, from start to finish.
Who is your tutor?
Nigel Ginley creates, exhibits and sells a range of unique block craft items. He is highly experienced in a variety of different craft mediums.
He is a familiar face at Kingshill House as a Trustee.
Are there any additional costs?
There is an additional cost of £7 for materials payable in cash to the tutor on the day. This includes everything you need to make prints, plus a bag or tea towel. Additional items will be available to buy at a small cost.
What will I need?
Please bring: Anything you would like to make prints on or you can purchase items from Nigel. Apron or wear old clothes.
Windows in all rooms will be opened to improve circulation so you may want to bring an extra layer of clothing such as a light jumper or cardigan.
How do I find Kingshill House?
Kingshill House can be found in Kingshill Lane in Dursley, on the road down to the new hospital. The entrance is opposite the Fire Station. The address is: Kingshill House, Kingshill Lane, Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11 4BZ.
Is there parking?
Kingshill House has a large free car park on site. (Not always guaranteed at busy times)
What about refreshments?
We will provide morning and afternoon refreshments and a light lunch. (if you have any dietary requirements, please send a mail to email@example.com )
What age range is this course suitable for?
This course is suitable for adults aged 18+ years
What is included in the cost of the workshop?
This workshop cost includes tea and coffee throughout the day and a light lunch.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email us with any queries.
Is my registration/ticket transferable?
You can transfer your place to another person for the same event.
Do you have a cancellation policy?
If you have to cancel…
No refunds are given once payment has been made. You can transfer your place to another person for the same event.
If we have to cancel...
Kingshill House reserves the right to cancel a course, but if this happens, we will give you as much notice as possible and will always look to reschedule the workshop to a future date.
If we have to reschedule a workshop …
During the COVID 19 crisis we have had to postpone and reschedule workshops for a future date.
Where we have had to re-schedule a workshop due to circumstances beyond our control we will transfer your booking to the new date.
If this date is not convenient, we will be happy to give you a credit note which can be used for a future workshop/class.
Refunds will only be made at our discretion subject to each individuals application.