Workshops

SPA offers workshops across a range of mediums and creative disciplines delivered by experienced artists and designers. We are interested in all forms of creative practice.

If you are skilled in a particular discipline and would like to share your skills or if you would like to learn a particular skill, please contact us and let us know what you would like to do.

Workshops at SPA

Workshops at Sunshine Print Artspace are taught by highly experienced artists and educators. We also invite guest tutors to deliver workshops in their specific fields.

Or attend one of our scheduled workshops.

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Pattern Play – Block print a Tea-towel

Saturday 24th August 1-3pm  $30

Have fun using a collection of printing blocks made from recycled materials Explore pattern, colour, and layering with this simple but effective printmaking process.

You will take home your unique design printed on $100 linen tea towel.

All materials and equipment will be supplied Sunshine Print Artspace (SPA) is a not for profit access printmaking and creative space based in Sunshine in Western Melbourne. At our interactive Open Studio weekend, we have programmed a range of demonstrations and mini-workshops on printmaking processes for textiles and paper. We will have information sessions on SPA memberships and on all the programs we offer.

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Out of the blue – Cyanotypes 

Sunday 25th August 1-3pm $30

An introductory workshop on creating beautiful blue Cyanotypes.

Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. Using a variety of objects placed onto the prepared paper and fabric samples participants will learn about our the images are transferred to the materials through exposure to ultraviolet light.

Bring along your own items like lace, feathers, leaves or industrial materials to expose.

We can also design specific workshops for groups or individuals. We are very happy to discuss private tutoring, specialised workshop programs printing parties, collaborative projects.

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Screenprinting with Nicola Cerini

Sunday 4th August  10 -3.30pm

Cost: $190 includes morning and afternoon tea. Please bring your lunch.

Immerse yourself in a full day of learning and experimenting with a simple and effective screen printing technique using cut-paper stencils. In this class, Nicola will teach the basics of screen printing on fabric and

give you the skills and knowledge to set up your own fabric printing studio.

All materials are provided but if you have some special fabric you’d like to print on, feel free to bring it along. No experience is necessary.  Suitable for age 14 and over.

*Please note, the screen printing studio is on the mezzanine level of the Sunshine Print Artspace. Please contact Nicola, if you would like to do the class and are unable to use stairs.

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Screenprinting with Nicola Cerini

Sunday 31st August 10 -3.30pm

Cost: $190 includes morning and afternoon tea. Please bring your lunch.

Immerse yourself in a full day of learning and experimenting with a simple and effective screen printing technique using cut-paper stencils. In this class, Nicola will teach the basics of screen printing on fabric and

give you the skills and knowledge to set up your own fabric printing studio.

All materials are provided but if you have some special fabric you’d like to print on, feel free to bring it along. No experience is necessary.  Suitable for age 14 and over.

*Please note, the screen printing studio is on the mezzanine level of the Sunshine Print Artspace. Please contact Nicola,  if you would like to do the class and are unable to use stairs.

BOOK HERE 

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