KATE
ANDRE
Printing and Art textiles
Artist and Teacher

Find me at a Show or Event near you.....

Linocut Workshop -  in Tewkesbury...

Spend a happy morning learning to linocut and print your own
​cards and tags to take home...

10am -1pm Saturday 24th March 2018  - £30
Spend a lovely morning printing in this relaxed workshop
- with coffee and cake!

Kate will explain how to lino cut easy designs and simple print them onto blank cards and tags. This is a beginner's class which will give you the confidence to carry on this activity at home with your own basic equipment.

No artistic ability needed.   Aprons and gloves provided.

3 spaces available.
Dyeing workshop
​at Busy Bees Patchwork - Duffryn, Newport
5 May 2018 - contact 01633 810 801 for availability
Learn all about printing and dyeng with Procion dyes in this all-day workshop based in the grounds of the National Trust's 'Tredegar House'.
Newark Quilt Show
19-21 January 2018
New Year... new classes!
I'm looking forward to teaching four new taster classes over the weekend
as well as having my stand with lots of kits and supplies for all your printing and dyeing needs...




Printing Paradise!
Gelli-plate printing workshop
Learn this technique, and take home a gel-plate-printed makeup/accessory bag

Spend a happy hour experimenting with paints, stencils, and  textures. You will learn everything you need to know about this amazing technique so that you can carry on playing at home!

You will be able to take home paper prints and printed fabric squares, which once ironed, will be fixed, colourfast and permanent to use in your own projects.

Suitable for all ages and abilities (children with an adult please).
No artistic ability needed! Aprons and gloves provided.


Panties and Hankies! 
Indigo dyeing workshop
Find out how to make up the indigo dye and create your own masterpieces!

In this simple and fun workshop you will learn just how easy it can be to make up your own indigo dye using Kate's simple kits.

You can then choose to dye your own unique pair of knickers (sizes 6-26 available), or to dye 2 hankies as an alternative if you prefer...

Other blank items are also available at an additional charge, such as baby vests, kids t-shirts, shopping bags...

Suitable for all ages and abilities (children with an adult please).
Aprons and gloves provided.  No artistic ability needed!


Mixed-media magic
Print, colour and stitch workshop
Using stamps and screens, print a charming image onto fabric using fabric paint or fabric inkstamps (which are fixed upon ironing).

Using inktense fabric pencils to colour your images, you will then be able to enhance your designs with stitch and take home a delightful work of art in it's own cute embroidery hoop.

Such a simple way to create unique designs for every occasion!

Suitable for everyone. 
No artistic ability needed...   Aprons and gloves provided.


Sumptuous silk-squares
Silk-dyeing workshop

The ultimate in elegance! Make a beautiful silk square for yourself -or for a gift.

Learn how to dye your own rich silk squares with this easy and efficient techique. You will leave with your own dyed, fixed and dry square/hankerchief by the end of the session... or if you prefer you can upgrade to a silk scarf for a small additional cost.

Suitable for all ages and abilities (children with an adult please).
Aprons and gloves provided.  No artistic ability needed!

Spring Quilt Festival, Exeter
6-8 April 2018
Classes and stand as described above.

Quilts UK, Malvern
17-20 May 2018
Classes as described above. Stand upstairs - no stand downstairs

Springfields Quilt Show, Spalding
1-2 June 2018
Classes and stand as described above.

National Quilt Championships, Sandown
1-2 June 2018
Classes and stand as described above.

Great Northern Quilt & Needlecraft show, Harrogate
31 August -2 September 2018
Classes and stand as described above.

Autumn Quilt Festival, Malvern
​19-21 October 2018
Classes and stand as described above - with a Christmassy twist!

Autumn Quilt Festival, Duxford
​26-28 October 2018
Classes and stand as described above - with a Christmassy twist!

Springfields Christmas Quilt Show, Spalding
7-8 December 2018
Classes and stand as described above - with a Christmassy twist!

Give the gift of a workshop!
Indigo dyeing morning in Tewkesbury...
Come and join the fun for a morning of indigo-dyeing...
and go home with some perfect gifts as well...

Dye fabulous handkerchieves, bags, tea-towels, napkins, aprons,
cushion-covers, pencil-cases and make-up bags... the choice is yours*!

10am -1pm Saturday 6th January 2018  - £30
Spend a happy morning learning all about indigo dyeing in this relaxed workshop - with coffee, cakes and cookies! 

Kate will explain what indigo dye is, how to make it up and use it and show you how to fold fabric and tie cloth to create amazing patterned fabric. 

You will go away with 4 beautifully dyed cotton handkerchieves or napkins - and also with the option to dye other blank items*.

*4 plain hankies or napkins for dyeing are included in the fee... additional blank items can be bought at varying prices for you to dye at the workshop or to takeaway.

​Suitable for all ages.    No artistic ability needed.   Aprons and gloves provided.

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