april, 2024

2024wed10apr10:00 am4:00 pmSilk Painting (APRIL EASTER SCHOOL)£58 - a fun fusion of art and textilesColeridge Community CollegeDay:Wednesday length of course: 1 day


(Wednesday) 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Coleridge Community College

Radegund Rd, Cambridge CB1 3RJ

length of course

1 day


Course details

Brief Description:

Silk painting is a fun fusion of art and textiles, applying dye to the silk to create beautiful paintings which resemble stained glass.

previous experience and knowledge needed?

No experience is required for this course.

Learner Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will have the opportunity to:

  1. Learn how to create designs on silk by tracing or freehand
  2. Apply dye to your design to create a colourful masterpiece.

Extra costs on the course for example text book, materials or equipment:

No additional costs required. This course is fully kitted.

For the first session you will need to bring:

Something to cover your clothing like an apron or an old shirt. The dye is permanent on fabrics and spills often happen!

On completion of this course, what might your next steps be?

Create an art piece to frame or a wearable piece like a scarf.

Adult Learn and Train offer courses through-out the year.
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You will find provision on some Saturday and Sundays, you will also find courses available in the day and evening at different venues in Cambridge. Courses vary in length from one-off sessions to 10 weeks or more.


£58 Contact the office on 01223 712340 to book your place and pay by card


Sarah PonsonbySince graduating in 2012 with a BA in Fashion, I’ve been working with some of the well-known Highstreet fashion brands in the UK developing new products and looking at fabric innovation. In 2019 I started my business, Stitches, teaching various textile classes around Cambridgeshire. It’s a real joy for me, giving others the ability to express themselves in a creative way and seeing my pupils work come to actuality.

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