Screen Printing Christmas Cards Workshop - 04 December 2018

04.12.2018 to 04.12.2018


Tuesday 04 December 2018

18:00 - 21:00

£30 per person


Workshop Description

Create your very own Christmas cards to send this year using the screen printing technique. You will explore the process of screen printing using a combination of paper stencils and pre-exposed imagery on screens. You will be guided through the process in a step by step way in our professional print studio and will take away a selection of your own printed cards with envelopes.

Who is the workshop for?

This workshop is suitable for adults who are beginners in screen printing, no previous experience is necessary. Those with an understanding of the technique can use the workshop to gain tutor advice and guidance.

Do I need to bring anything?

Basic materials needed for the day will be provided. This will include a range of ink colours, blank cards to print onto and screen printing equipment. If you have a Christmassy image, drawing or book which you’d like to take inspiration from feel free to bring it along.

Refreshments, including mince pies, will be provided.

If you have any questions about the course or particular requirements then don’t hesitate to contact us by email or by calling 01924 312 000.


Your Tutor

Rachel aka Bobshaped is a printmaker based in West Yorkshire. She studied engineering before achieving a degree in metalwork and jewellery. After using tools for many years ‘drawing’ with lino cutters was a natural progression into print. This lead to an interest in other types of print, she is currently enjoying screen printing and letterpress. She has taught various print techniques to both adults and children through different organisations including Wakefield art club and Wakefield Cathedral. Pattern, repeats, layers, colours, nature, technology, craft, packaging, architecture and process are some of the things that inform her work. Sometimes there is a bit of humour thrown in for good measure. You can contact her at  see examples of her work at and follow her on twitter or Instagram as @bobshaped

Terms & Conditions
Workshop and course bookings may be cancelled up to 10 working days before the scheduled start date. Our commercial workshops support the work we do as a charity, and because materials and equipment are ordered in advance, we regret that refunds cannot be offered less than ten working days before the workshop date. 
In the event that The Art House needs to cancel a workshop, your ticket will be refunded in full.
Bookings cannot be transferred between courses however bookings can be transferred to another person in the event that you are unable to attend on the day.