Art textiles

Vibrant silk painting inspired by Mexico with Hilary Simon

Ref: S4D08274

Suitable for all



Master various silk painting methods, using resists and dyes in different applications to alter effects, while taking inspiration from vibrant Mexican imagery. Draw figurative or abstract images on the silk, and using an approach similar to watercolour painting, create work suitable for wall-hangings, sarongs or cushions. Also make a Mexican floral headdress with authentic trims inspired by one worn by artist Frida Kahlo.


Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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