Join us for our monthly Creative Outlet: A Night of Art Making with Friends. Creative Outlets are a monthly opportunity for you to connect with local artists and tap into your own creativity while you pau hana with new and old friends. Bring a pūpū and something to drink and learn something new like weaving a lei po’o or a lauhala bracelet, printmaking, painting, pinch pots and so much more!
Level: All Levels, Ages 16+
DIY Screen Printing: Screen printing made simple! Explore a new skill by designing and printing your own artwork on your favorite shirt, tea towel, or fabric of choice. We will cover the basic steps of design, color selection, and the process of transferring your artwork through the screen. All levels are welcome to come, design, print, and walk away with wearable art!
Students should bring:
- Clothes that can get messy-ish
- A design or two in mind for your stencil
- 4 fabrics on which to print (shirts, tea towels, napkins, etc).
- Light colored or white fabric recommended
- *We will have time for printing 4 fabrics per student
- A pūpū and a beverage to enjoy during your class
About the Artist: Ashley Raymond is the Donkey Mill’s Interim Executive Director, transitioning from her previous role as Deputy Director. Born in Arizona and raised in Wisconsin, Ashley received her BS in Graphic Communications Management with an emphasis in Visual Communication from the University of Wisconsin- Stout. After college, she worked as the Operations Manager for the nationally recognized screen printing company, Ambient Inks in Eau Claire, Wisconsin which grew exponentially during Ashley’s tenure.