Exploring the Possibilities of Colour, Print & Paper Surfaces
A colourful course which will explore the possibilities of different papers, various acrylic media and accessible printing techniques, as a means of developing imagery and individual ideas. Using different paper surfaces, from smooth and crisp papers to delicate and fragile tissues, we will explore their qualities and responses to liquid colour.
We will use a variety of colour applications such as printing, collage and surfaces finishes including varnishes and dry media.
A flexible course of exploration designed to develop knowledge as well the opportunity to experiment with a variety of techniques and paper surfaces.
Renowned for her exuberant use of colour, Ruth Issett is acknowledged as one of the UK's leading textile artists.
She teaches and lectures internationally and is a member of the prestigious Textile Study Group.
The author of 6 books including a Passion for Colour, published September 2013, Ruth has also written for leading embroidery and textile magazines.
She exhibits widely and is available for private commissions.