KathKath Studio

Creative Classes 2017-18
Taught by Kathy Schicker


Working in Community Arts Level 3 BTEC Foundation Course
Mary Ward Centre

Designed for students who want to gain a Level 3 BTEC qualification in the working in the Community Arts sector.
This course has a strong visual arts focus and will cover how to develop and deliver
projects within the community including: project management, working to briefs and developing your
own contextual and artistic practice. Students will develop and deliver live Community Arts projects and may have the opportunity to shadow Community Arts practitioners.
1003
Friday 29th Sep 2017 – Friday 20th Jul 2018
10-5pm
http://www.marywardcentre.ac.uk/course/l3-working-in-community-arts-student-loan-available<



Pattern Design and Photoshop classes
Designing Textiles using Photoshop Stage 1
City Lit

Create designs for printed textiles that may then be printed on cloth. This course is ideal for beginners in Photoshop who are textile artists or designers, or for anyone interested in exploring pattern, colour and texture.
VK471
Wed 4th Oct 2017 – Wed 6th Dec 2017
2.30 -5.30pm
http://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/designing-textiles-using-photoshop-stage-1/VK471-1718

VK466
Mon 16th April 2018 – Mon 2th July 2018
10.30-1.30pm
http://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/designing-textiles-using-photoshop-stage-1/VG466-1718

Designing Textiles using Photoshop Stage 2
City Lit
Use your Photoshop skills to create complex designs for printed textiles, which may then be printed on cloth. This is an ideal progression from the stage one course (course codes VG466/VK471) for textile artists, designers or anyone interested in exploring pattern, colour and texture
VK483
Thu 18th Jan 2017 – Thu 8th March 2017
10.30-1.30pm
http://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/designing-textiles-using-photoshop-stage-2/VK483-1718

Digital Textile Print –Projects
Mary Ward Centre
Learn how to use Photoshop to create digital designs from your drawings using project briefs and a range of methods to transfer your designs onto textiles.
1710
20th Sep 2017 – 6th Dec 2017
10-1pm
http://www.marywardcentre.ac.uk/course/digital-textile-print-projects/

Digital Print – Designing
Mary Ward Centre
Learn how to create your own surface pattern designs using Photoshop and transfer these onto textiles using studio and professional print techniques.
1711
10th Jan 2018 – 28th Mar 2018
10-1pm
http://www.marywardcentre.ac.uk/course/digital-textile-print-designing/

Digital Print – Developing Products
Mary Ward Centre
Learn how to design, develop and print your creative ideas onto a variety of surfaces using digital techniques, to produce a range of product prototypes. Experience of Photoshop necessary.
1712
25th Apr 2018 – 11th Jul 2018
10-1pm
http://www.marywardcentre.ac.uk/course/digital-print-developing-products/


Short Courses

Introduction To Repeat Patterns
Mary Ward Centre
Fun, practical introductory course covering the basics of repeat patterns using simple printing and drawing techniques. Suitable for all abilities and covers straight repeats, drop repeats and complex repeats.
1709CS
Sat 21st Oct 2017
10-5pm
http://www.marywardcentre.ac.uk/course/introduction-to-repeat-patterns/

Textiles and surface pattern: understanding repeats
City Lit
Discover the basics skills of repeat patterns including straight repeats, drop repeats and complex repeats. Week 1 will focus on drawing and printing, moving onto textiles in week 2.
VX305
Sun 4Th Mar 2018 – Sun 11th Mar 2018
10:30 – 4:30pm
http://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/textiles-and-surface-pattern-understanding-repeats

Exploring Decoupage
Mary Ward Centre
Find about the range of decoupage styles and techniques and spend the day covering a range of objects including boxes, bowls and 3D forms. A fun
and creative day and suitable for all levels.
1182CS
Sun 14th July 2018
http://www.marywardcentre.ac.uk/course/exploring-decoupage-2/