Silk Painting Projects - Day 1 and 2

I run 2 one-day courses which together cover the basic techniques you need to create your own silk-painting.

DAY 1 PROJECTS - cushion, hanging, cards

DAY 1 – The Basics

  • Your design
  • Framing the silk
  • Applying the outliner
  • Painting with silk dyes
  • Basic use of colour
  • Painting the background
  • Basic use of shading
  • Special Effects (Part 1)
DAY 2 PROJECTS - scarf, detailed silk painting, mounted picture, suncatcher

DAY 2 – Basics continued

* Further techniques for shading

* Painting a background with more than one colour

* Fixing mistakes

* Detailed outlining

* Special Effects (Part 2):-

 

  • Watermark patterning – using water and alcohol 
  • Washing out with alcohol
  • Colour transition using more than one colour
  • Salt effects

Latest comments

19.11 | 13:03

I’d sincerely recommend Anna’s courses if wanting to try something different. I’m sure you'd receive the same attention & feeling of achievement at the end.

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18.11 | 19:24

Had never attempted stained glass before but Anna gave very clear instructions & lots of hints & tips on how to achieve the best results.

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15.11 | 04:41

I learnt a lot and enjoyed every moment of it, from making the glass sun-catcher, to walking in your garden

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14.11 | 20:05

Many thanks for a wonderful day. I really enjoyed the course, the company and your tuition, A five-star review!!

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