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Intro to Fabric Marbling

  • Fern's School of Craft #1600, 10350 122St Edmonton, Alberta Canada (map)

Fabric marbling is an aqueous surface design technique practiced around the world. Floating pigment on a thick liquid surface, called a size, the pigments can then be manipulated into various marbled patterns. Once the final pattern is achieved it can then be transferred to your fabric.

Instructor : Fern $90

Project: Students will work in pairs to each make four pieces of marbled cotton fabric approximately 9 x 14”.

Discussion: How to prepare the fabric with mordants, preparing the size, pigments, achieving various marbling patterns, setting pigments

Prerequisite: None! All experience levels are welcome.

NOTE: Class size limited to 6 people.  All materials provided, cancellations must be made 48 HOURS BEFORE class date for full refund. Class subject to cancellation if minimum registration of 6 people is not met. Class end time may vary by 15 minutes. Please arrive 5 minutes before class.