Guild of Silk Painters - Isle of Man

2020 - 2021 Programme

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Date Event
Location
 

2020

   
Saturday September 19th

Workshop 10:00-16:00

Painting mobiles –suncatchers and transferring your painted work to cards from those exhibited in the 2019 Festival.

Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)
Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th October

Workshop 10:15-16:15

Shibori -Japanese technique to produce patterns on silk. Adhere to lampshades or silk scarves.

Manx Museum – Seminar Room
Saturday November 21st

Workshop 10:00-16:00

With Christmas in mind : scarves, boxes, necklaces and cards

Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)

2021

   
Saturday January 16th

Workshop 10:00-16:00

Garment Painting : Bring any silk to dye and create your own design on with a view to the Wearable Art exhibition. Prepare pattern layouts for simple tops and camisoles.

Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)
Monday February 22nd and Tuesday 23rd

Workshop 10:15-16:15

Batik workshop. Using wax as a resist.

Manx Museum – Seminar Room
Saturday March 27th

Workshop 10:00-16:00

Patchwork quilting with silk painting remnants – put together your own picture or panel.

Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)
Monday April 12th and Tuesday 13th

Workshop 10:15-16:15

Disappearing gutta lines in landscapes. Bring Island sketches and/or photographs to prepare a silk painting - avoiding obvious white lines.

Manx Museum – Seminar Room
Thursday May 20th

Workshop 10:15-16:15

A free for all day prior to TT – painting on silk with inktense blocks

Ballacottier,Andreas
Monday June 14th and Tuesday 15th

Workshop 10:15-16:15

Inspired by Gustav Klimt workshop. Working freely

Manx Museum – Seminar Room
Saturday July 24th

Workshop 10:00-16:00

Patchwork – quilting - with silk remnants and garments, put together your own picture or panel. 

Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)
Monday August 23rd and Tuesday 24th

Workshop 10:15-16:15

Disappearing gutta lines in landscapes.   Bring Island sketches and/or photographs to prepare a silk painting – avoiding obvious white lines.

Manx Museum – Seminar Room
Saturday 18th September

Workshop 10:00-16:00

All things Floral - follow up of the Flower Festival - photos and sketches to prepare on silk with a loose and spontaneous approach of overlaid washes and resist applications.

Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)
Monday October 18th and Tuesday 19th

Workshop 10:15-16:15

Demos of work from the UK Festival – Seascapes / watercolour style  and eco dying  followed by you preparing your own work of art. 

Manx Museum – Seminar Room
Saturday 6th November

Workshop 10:00-16:00

“With Christmas in Mind “

Designing cards/ a calendar /  painting scarves / boxes/ etc.
Thie Ellyn, IOM Art Society – (off Withington Rd, Douglas)