Symbols of Presence: Block Printing Workshop with Natalie Finnemoreworkshop • 25 Sep 2021 11am–2am
Join Natalie Finnemore for a live activation workshop for all the family as part of the Symbols of Presence exhibition at Yorkshire Artspace.
This 2-hour workshop will explore block printing techniques on fabric to create a unique calico cushion or ‘mini bean bag’ that will be filled with natural buckwheat hulls as used in traditional Japanese soft furnishing and yoga bolsters.
Participants will be invited to create their own unique fabric prints to keep and take home (cushion and buckwheat hulls supplied). The workshop will explore block printing techniques on fabric. Guests will be invited to create their own unique fabric prints to keep and take home.
Natalie Finnemore’s practice encompasses drawing, printmaking and sculpture. A trend for play or interaction from the audience has continued through her sculpture works.
Location: Yorkshire Artspace, Persistence Works, 21 Brown Street, Sheffield S1 2BS (next door to Site Gallery)
Families welcome. Suitable for children aged 8+
Symbols of Presence: Exhibition with Christopher Jarratt and Highfield Adventure Playground
Symbols of Presence is a new body of work by Christopher Jarratt in collaboration with young people from Highfield Adventure Playground.08 Sep 2021 – 25 Sep 2021