Workshops at The Jaffe Center for Book Arts, Boca Raton
March 2: Eco printing on Paper and Fabric
Here we take eco printing to the next level. We will learn how to test plant material; this is an important step which will save money and material. You will be shown and work with different ways of masking, and will be introduced to the concept of the iron blanket.
March 3: Eco printing on Paper and Fabric
The last workshop for fabric eco printing will deal with the preparing of dye baths and preparing the fabric for these dye baths. We will experiment with tannin dips and lastly talk about and look at design.
March 16: Eco printing on leather
A workshop suitable for bookbinders and craft people alike. Eco printing on leather requires yet another approach, but the results are stunning. The printed leather can be used for book covers, small bags etc.