Creative Saturday Workshop

Lots of #colour decisions and a wonderful array of #woodblock #prints from today's first Saturday Easy-Print #Japanese Woodblock Workshop! Freshly made (capsule - cough!) coffee helped power our manual printing machines this morning. Love the colour combinations! 

Art deco meets Art Nouveau? 

Art deco meets Art Nouveau? 

Inking up this delicate flower - not too heavy and not too light...

Inking up this delicate flower - not too heavy and not too light...

Yummy range of colours - even better up close!  

Yummy range of colours - even better up close!  

The power behind the baren...

The power behind the baren...

Practicing handling the paper and registering the corners. 

Practicing handling the paper and registering the corners. 

The block having a break! 

The block having a break! 

New friends! 

New friends! 

Ink 'dabbing' brushes and printing brushes! 

Ink 'dabbing' brushes and printing brushes! 

Playpen hacking...perfect for drying papers from the wet stack, which keeps the washi paper nice and damp while printing! 

Playpen hacking...perfect for drying papers from the wet stack, which keeps the washi paper nice and damp while printing! 


EASY-PRINT JAPANESE WOODBLOCK WORKSHOP

Japanese Woodblock Printing without the hefty carving! Print your own Peranakan inspired prints using specially created blocks. Join the Easy-Print Japanese Woodblock Workshop on Friday 26 June, 10am-1pm. Saturday classes also available (Saturday, 4 July, 2015). Book your spot now!

Four-colour print - Victorian inspired art nouveau print

Four-colour print - Victorian inspired art nouveau print

Woodblock printing set-up. Incredible variation possible using watercolour paints and a press - your arm! 

Woodblock printing set-up. Incredible variation possible using watercolour paints and a press - your arm! 

Another great workshop! 

Another great workshop!