Isle of Man Festival 2013 Workshops

Friday 20th September – Sunday 22nd September 2013.

The Guild of Silk Painters Isle of Man have prepared Tutorial Workshops for the Festival over three days covering a wide range. An impressive list of Tutors have agreed to undertake workshops; including author and founder of The Guild of Silk Painters Mandy Southan;  designer Melinda Berkovitz and Ruth Brown creator of digital imagery on silk.
The Manx Museum workshops are well equipped with facilities for tea and coffee breaks and lunch can be taken in the Museum Café and Arcade Cafes with a 10% Festival Discount card. The Museum Seminar rooms and workshops are well equipped.   Space will be limited and early booking is recommended. The same applies to The Arcade workshop areas.

Date/Time WorkshopLocationCost
Fri 20th
10.15–16.15Melinda Berkovitz : Layering colours on silk /design and surface embellishmentMuseum Seminar Room 1£38
13.30–16.15 Margaret Dunning & Anethia Sellars : A beginners Guide to Silk Painting - Creating textures on silk Museum Seminar Room 2£25
10.15–16.15Mandy Southan : Shibori Designs and TechniquesMuseum I-Museum£38
Sat 21st
10.15–16.15Melinda Berkovitz : A Celtic Vision/ Design and AppliqueMuseum Seminar Room 1£38
10.15–16.15Ruth Brown : Digital Imagery and Cyanotypes on silkMuseum Seminar Room 2£38
13.30–16.15Margaret Dunning & Anethia Sellars : Creating an Underwater World on silk; stamping, painting effects, shimmer paints for coral and foliagePromenade Arcade£25
10.15–16.15Mandy Southan : Flowers on SilkMuseum I-Museum£38
Sun 22nd
10.30–12.30Margaret Dunning & Anethia Sellars : Leonard Thompson’s Special Effects workshopPromenade Arcade£25
10.00–12.00Ruth Brown : Digital Imagery on FabricPromenade Arcade£20
10.30–13.00 Melinda Berkovitz : Shadows on SilkPromenade Arcade£25