Posted 13th April 2016
Watts Contemporary Gallery
Friday 9 September
10.30am - 4 pm
Clore Learning Studio at Watts Studios
Learn to cut lino and print onto various surfaces before discovering colour layering techniques such as reduction prints, shift prints and two lino registration in this workshop inspired by the autumn landscape of the Artists' Village. Led by Norma Kennedy.
Pre-booking required. Suitable for beginners and improvers. All materials provided. Lunch included.
Norma Kennedy studied printed textile design at Glasgow School of Art and went on to study a Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Art Textiles at Goldsmiths School of Art, London. She has exhibited her work and taught in art colleges and adult education in and around London. She moved to the Godalming area in the early nineties and began teaching A Level Art at Godalming College. In the late nineties, she cofounded the A Level Textiles course at the college, which has gone on to become one of the most successful courses at this level in the country. Kennedy also runs one-day classes for teachers as well as workshops for those interested in learning textile techniques and approaches. She has also visited schools to input specialist knowledge and creativity to textiles and art students.