• Hand Lettering + Screen Printing Workshop : Custom Notecards

  • Thu, 05/14/2020 at 6:00 pm
  • POST
    14500 Kercheval St
    14500 Detroit
Hand Lettering + Screen Printing Workshop : Custom Notecards - POST - Detroit

POST features 2 favorite artists/instructors:Melissa Dettloff (Hooray Forever) + Rachael Barlock (Hazel + Dolly)Thursday May 14th from 6pm to 9pm$100, includes all materialsTake your notecards up a notch!Learn the basics of brush lettering and screen printing all in one class! This hands-on workshop is a special double feature and will introduce you to not one, but two wonderfully different and complementary skills. During the first half, Rachael will teach various ways to use a professional brush pen. Learn how to achieve a unique lettering flair while developing a beautiful and personal style.Next, Melissa will go through the steps in taking your one-off, original design and turning it into multiple notecards for your friends and family. There will be endless combinations of ink color palettes to choose from! Participants are encouraged to bring a phrase or idea they would like to design and print during this workshop.Each participant will go home with 12 custom-made notecards and envelopes that you designed and printed yourself. About the instructors:Melissa Dettloff is a Detroit illustrator who has been screen printing since 2001. She prints posters, cards, fabric, zines, and more for her label Hooray Forever. Almost everything she makes has a dog on it.Rachael Barlock owns and operates Hazel + Dolly in Detroit, Michigan. She named her business after her two grandmothers to try to honor the slow and intentional practices of their time while adding bold hand lettering and blunt commentary on life. Rachael builds her business off of hand lettered designs and letterpress printing, and she will 100% tell you a bad joke or talk about nachos during your class. Please note:+ No experience necessary.+ All tools/supplies/materials will be provided.+ Refreshments will be served.+ Space is limited so please register soon. Popular classes sell out quickly.+ If a workshop is full and you would like to be added to a wait list or notified of a future listing, send us an email at workshops@post-detroit.com+ This project is appropriate for ages 14 and over however, anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult and both must be registered for the workshop. SIGN UP HERE:https://www.mutualadoration.com/products/custom-notecard-workshop-hand-lettering-screen-printing

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