• Custom Notecard Workshop: Hand Lettering + Screen Printing

  • Sat, 11/02/2019 at 3:00 pm
  • POST
    14500 Kercheval St
    14500 Detroit
Custom Notecard Workshop: Hand Lettering + Screen Printing - POST - Detroit

Hosted by POST + Melissa Dettloff (Hooray Forever) and Rachael Barlock (Hazel + Dolly) Saturday, November 2nd from 3pm to 6pm$100, all materials included Take your notecards up a notch! With this workshop, not only will you learn the basics of brush lettering but silkscreen printing as well! This 3 hour hands-on workshop 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, ready for giving! 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.Inspired by sarcasm + pen pals, fueled by La Croix + house plants, and outfitted in big hats + floral skirts, Rachael Barlock owns and operates Hazel + Dolly in Detroit, Michigan. Hazel + Dolly is all about honoring the nostalgia of hand-written correspondence. We take that craft, add some sass and modern design, and print it on antique letterpress equipment to give you a product worth sending.Please note:+ No experience necessary.+ This class is appropriate for ages 14 and over.+ All tools/supplies/materials will be provided.+ Refreshments will be served.+ Space is limited so please register soon. Popular classes sell out quickly. https://www.mutualadoration.com/collections/workshops-at-post/products/custom-notecard-workshop-hand-lettering-screen-printing-on-saturday-november-2-at-3pm