may, 2022

07mayalldayExciting 1-day Workshop – Learn how to block-print on natural textiles(All Day: saturday) Grossmann & Brough Houses, 71 Church Street, Maitland NSW

Event Details

The National Trust property, Grossmann & Brough Houses, 71-73 Church St Maitland invite you to attend this great workshop – a choice of two dates: Sat 7th May and Wed 11th May -in their recently refurbished Brough Fibre-makers Place in Brough House, just a 7 minute walk from Maitland station. Our Artist in Residence, well-known textile artist, Ellen Howell, will take you through the history and methods of block printing using forms that are around you. Design and carve your own block using the beautiful gardens around our property as inspiration. If you already have a design to use, bring it along. Materials will be supplied but feel free to bring along your own 100% cotton T-shirt or silk fabric. Workshops commence at 10am and finish at 3pm with a 1-hour break for lunch. Price is $50 plus $15 for materials – pay on the day or pre-pay on EFTPOS. For more information, telephone Ellen on 04280238378 or email ellenhowellartist@gmail.com to receive a detailed outline of this unique local workshop.

Time

All Day (Saturday)

Location

Grossmann & Brough Houses

71 Church Street, Maitland NSW

Organizer

Friends of Grossmann & Brough Houses

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