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Colour with Inktense

Tutor Lyall Willis
Duration 2nd Tues of the Month March -December  10am to 1pm
Fees Members $50 per session | Non-Members $60 per session
Fees Due By 6 weeks prior to workshop
Venue  76 Queen St, Concord West

Colouring Fabric with Inktense Pencils – Would you like to extend your embroidery projects by colouring the background and motifs of a design with Inktense Pencils?

How to use Inktense Pencils: 
  • Learn how to colour with Inktense pencils on paper and fabric and the tools needed to make this easy 
  • Learn how to grade colour in a tonal chart on paper and on fabric, 
  • Make a shaded colour chart with all your pencils on fabric, 
  • Do exercises in mixing colours and shading areas in a design, 
  • Using different tools to transfer a design on fabric and colour it with Inktense pencils, 
  • Learn how to make your colouring with Inktense pencils stay permanent on fabric, 
  • Different fabrics suitable for colouring with Inktense pencils, 
  • Watercolour the background of your design with Inktense pencils and blocks, 
  • The Inktense pencils are permanent with fabric medium and can be washed. 

This course - working with Inktense pencils needs to be studied in short lessons to allow for homework and practicing of different techniques and skills learnt in class. As well as colouring, we will cover various ways to embellish and experiment on different fabric fibres. Also students will get to know each other which makes class time more interesting while sharing of ideas.

Skill level: Suitable for all levels




Enrol in this Workshop

You can book a place in this workshop by contacting the Embroiderers' Guild NSW.

Some workshops will have an additional charge for kits - please enquire at the time of booking.

All bookings are subject to the
Guild's Workshop Policy.