Design, Carve & Print with Mindy Schumacher
December 11 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm PST$35
In this immersive workshop, we explore the elements of design for block printing. Mindy leads through the process of creating an illustration or motif, transferring drawings onto a printer’s block and then safe carving techniques. Finally, we learn the essentials of block printing onto paper and textiles and the variations in technique for achieving crisp results which can be used for various projects or to personalize many items.
Supplies You Will Need
- Large plate
- Carving tools
- Fabric & paper ink
- Printing block (The Crafter’s Box or Blick)
- Things to print on like printmaking paper, blank cards or textiles like tea towels
About the Artist
Mindy Schumacher is the printmaker and textile artist behind Follysome Prints. She lives in the Midwest with her husband and daughter where they enjoy being together making art, music and memories. Mindy left office life over five years ago to pursue her craft full time and also teaches piano to young students. She has had the privilege of teaching block printing across the country and looks forward to the day the world reopens to be able to teach workshops internationally, as well.