In day 2 of our Pop-Up print studio, artist Nicole Line taught us how to screen print. The day was full of experimentation. We revelled in mess, colour and design and learnt how therapeutic it was to play with materials, relax and have fun.
Don’t forget to check out Day 1, to see the Heat press workshop.
Nicole demonstrated how to make a simple screen print using a screen, squeegee and newsprint paper to make stencils.
Beautiful designs can be created quite simply.
We then experimented with mixing different printing inks to create background colours.
Some backgrounds were subtle and delicate.
Look at all the fantastic colours we got to play with.
We even put leaves and flowers through the screen to see what happened