Block Print Class with Rebecca Layton -- December 17, 12:30-2pm
Learn a variety of simple printing techniques that you can do at home. Rebecca will also share her experiences over many years in India working with artisans who use ancient printing and dyeing techniques. Bring with you any fabric that you might want to print on or you can use what's provided on site (one tea towel and some fabric to practice on).
Rebecca Layton is a textile designer and founder of Rekh&Datta, a line of accessories and clothing that are hand block printed in Rajasthan, India. Rebecca taught textile design in New York for many years before heading to India to study this ancient craft while living and working in India from 2010-2012. She returns for several months every year to work directly with printers and carvers.
This is a shorter course tailored for the UO Community Holiday Market. All materials provided. There will be a few spots left open for the day of the sale. Sign up here to reserve your place!