Introductory textile screen printing workshop

Liz Shepherd (left) and Rebekah Lord Gardiner (right)

Creative Camp workshop

Introductory textile silkscreen printing workshops are ongoing

  • How to construct a repeat pattern
  • Silkscreen preparation and exposure
  • How to print yardage

Studio tours by appointment
info@shepherdmaudsleighstudio.com

Shepherd & Maudsleigh Studio is a 6000 square foot space that is both a large printmaking studio and an adjacent space for painters, textile artists and mixed media artists. The printshop is equipped with four etching presses, aquatint airbrush, ferric chloride etching tank, photo etching exposure unit, a fully equipped and spacious silkscreen studio, including an 11’ table for printing textiles (and the corresponding silkscreens, exposure unit and washout booth) for textile artists as well as those who would like to learn how to print yardgoods.

The printmaking studio provides most of what an artist needs including all clean up supplies, a basic supply of inks, small tools, grounds and brayers as well as squeegees, scoop coaters, photo emulsion etc.  Flat files drawers and lockable cubbies are provided to monthly renters. Artists are responsible for their paper and plates.

The adjacent artist studios are clean, quiet and well-lit spaces for professional artists seeking studio space. Interested artists should request a tour by appointment.

Shepherd & Maudsleigh Studio offers creative workshops at all levels in silkscreen printing, monoprint, transfer printing, artist books, colograph, papier mâché, sculptural sewing, indigo dying.

We customize our workshops to suit our clients’ requests from just a few hours to multi-day offerings. Events are geared to the attendee’s skill level and interests. The studio can supply meals and snacks.  Click here for more information.

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