SLG Skills: Block Printing Workshop
Sat 28 Mar, 11am–1.30pm

Courtesy Louisa Loakes

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Learn how to block print in this creative workshop led by artist Louisa Loakes. Create your own design and print beautiful patterned fabric to take home.

After a brief history of block printing, take inspiration from Louisa’s collection of traditional Indian block-printed textiles before creating your own design and fabric.

All materials are provided. Participants are welcome to bring an item clothing to print on.


Louisa Loakes trained formally at Wimbledon School of Art and has a background in painting. Through her practice, she explores a combination of abstract painting and textile work.


  • Seating is available.
  • The workshop involves hands-on making. It is low noise.
  • The event takes place on the second floor which is accessible via a lift or stairs.
  • Ear plugs, ear defenders, magnifying glasses and wheelchairs are all available.

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