Looking to decorate your home and learn a craft? Create your own unique handmade prints!


Be inspired by Peranakan design and make your own heritage-rich linocut prints! Suitable for beginners through to seasoned crafters, this class will teach you the traditional technique of carving and printing in soft linoleum to create a handmade set of prints for your own home or as gifts.

Choose your favourite Peranakan floor tile from a selected range and experiment with different colours and pattern combinations. Learn the basics of linocut transfer, carving and printing in this hands-on workshop. All materials and tools will be provided including linoleum blocks, cutters, inks, transfer papers and printing papers.

At the end of the class you will be able to take home a set of prints to display and you even get to keep your hand-carved block for future projects - cards, gift wrap or even wallpaper! See photos from recent workshops!

What do we do in this workshop?

1. Choose from a selection of 'tried-and-tested' designs! It's not easy - they are all so nice!

2. Transfer your design onto tracing paper using a pencil.

3. Have a little practice and get carving! Remember...mountains and valleys! Don't worry - we do lots of practicing.

4. Your carved block will end up looking something like this...everyone's carving reflects their personality!

5. And that's the carving bit done - very satisfying! Next...printing to create your single and multiple designs!

This workshop includes:

- Your choice of selected Peranakan & heritage tile motifs or your own try your own design

- Learn to trace and carve out your design in soft linoleum

- Print on a variety of papers using different colours

- Plus a BONUS student pack includes a folder with instructions, designs to take home and supplier information!

LIMITED PLACES - I like to keep the workshop cosy so book now to secure your spot!

'I feel like I can recommend this to anyone who has the slightest interest in art/textiles because it's really fun and anybody can learn this' - S. Nootha

See an amazing array of work created by workshop participants!

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Jennifer Lim - Instructor Profile
Jennifer Lim is a professionally trained artist offering art workshops in linocut, Japanese woodblock and screen printing. Perfect for both creative enthusiasts and art professionals, Jennifer’s workshops are fun and culturally enriching!

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Sat Apr 2, 2016
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM SGT
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Blk 224 Lorong 8 Toa Payoh Singapore
10-min taxi from Orchard. Located near Blk 222. Catch bus 228 from Toa Payoh Central.
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