Stencil Printing with Melanie Ward
STENCILLED COW PARSLEY CUSHION COVER
STENCILLED SUMMER MEADOW CUSHION COVER
This relaxed introductory course into stencil printing will teach you how to
create beautiful botanical patterns on both fabric and paper, with the day’s
main activity decorating a cushion cover.
Working with Melanie’s own stencil designs inspired by her love of gardens
and the Dorset countryside, the workshop is perfect for both complete
beginners and those who may have used stencils before.
Using her creative approach and novel system you will be guided through the
process of building and layering up a design, she will share with you her
knowledge, techniques and tips for successful printing onto fabric. Finally
learning how to fix the decoration to ensure that the cushion cover is fully
By the end of the day you will have a beautifully decorated cushion plus the
confidence to continue with this fun method of decoration on paper, fabric
and even wood…the opportunities for projects are endless!
A workshop kit to the value of £25 is included as part of this event, it
will be yours to use on the day and then take home with you.
One A4 sheet of Cow Parsley stencils, white cotton cushion cover, 50ml pot
of green fabric paint, two stencil brushes and an instruction card.
Additional colours of specialist paints and botanical stencils will be
available during the course for you to use.
Should you require a 50 x 50cm cushion inner pad they can be purchased on
the day for an additional £4.50