These beautiful SILK works by Kristina ZSJ Silks are unique washable, wearable, multi-functional works of art

 

 

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FEBRUARY

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New Classes at the Forum Art Centre

NEW Silk Dyeing and Silk Painting Class

 

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ZSJ Silks are available at these store locations:

A Pinch of Creativity
296 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Facebook, Website

Winnipeg Art Gallery Gift Shop
300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg, Manitoba
(204) 786-6641
Facebook, Website

 

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NEW WORKSHOPS!


There are 2 workshops. I have split these over 2 weekends to make them less intense.

Both are for 4 hours over 2 Sundays for 2 hours each on each Sunday.

There are early bird discounts (Feb 28th) and an additional discount for taking both workshops.

98% of Supplies included
$10 Discount for attending both workshops.
$5 discount for Registration in before February 29th.

Silk Painting workshop Silk Dyeing Workshop

12:30 - 2:30 pm 2:30 - 4:30 pm
$110 $100

Here is the event page on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/events/1670294736584034/

Complete details are listed below.

Kristina Kauss - 크리스티나 카우스
ZSJ Silks, Winnipeg, Manitoba
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Canada; (204) 881-5534

designs @ zsjsilks.com

2 new workshops coming in March!

Supplies included
$10 Discount for attending both workshops.
$5 discount for Registration in before February 29th.

Silk Painting workshop

12:30 - 2:30 pm
$110

Silk Dyeing Workshop

2:30 - 4:30 pm
$100

Ability level: Beginner to Intermediate
Class Limit: 12 students

Registration by February 29th, 2016

Please contact the Kristina ZSJ Silks to reserve your spot 204-881-5534

Or email designs @ zsjsilks. com

Using Permanent Resits, gutta & Tjaps with Dye-Na-Flo & Procion Dyes.
Here is your chance to complete a wall hanging and/or a wearable work of art. Students will complete a minimum of 3 pieces painting on silk using Resists, gutta & Tjaps to create patterns and designs that will then be painted/dyed in on and around. Pros and cons of different dye methods and techniques will be covered.
As always, wear your old clothes because this will get messy!.

* Dozens of tracable images to choose from!
or bring your own!

Most Supplies included

***Supplies Included:

Silk dyeing. ....
All procion dyes (42 colours to choose from!)
2 yards of 5 m/m habotai silk (8 m/m and pre-hemmed scarves available at additional charge)
includes all materials needed to make a 2 yard silk.
Fees cover cost of Instructor, space, professional dyes, urea, soda ash soak, silk (5 m/m (air weight) or 8 m/m (water weight), gloves and other miscellaneous materials needed as well as printed instructions.

*** Supplies Students bring*******
* a package of PLASTIC clothing clips (1 pkg small clips and 1 pkg of larger ones)
*** these items are usually available at dollar stores for 1$ a pkg

Silk painting. ..
Dye-Na-Flow dyes
1 tube gutta (clear/metallic)
Choice of other permanent resists.
2+ silk pre stretched hoops, a variety of traceable patterns, use of instructor's copper tjaps, soda ash, all miscellaneous materials, instructions and a place to make a mess provided

*** Supplies Students bring*******
#0 or #1 fine or liner watercolour brush
# 2 or # 3 Sumi-brush
HB Pencil

Students may also want to bring:
* a needle with a large thread whole and a pack of dental floss to try certain designs
* simple mask if you have allergy problems
*** these items are usually available at dollar stores for 1$ a pkg

You can find more of her work at http://www.zsjsilks.com/
OR
https://www.facebook.com/ZSJ-Silks-278603812210127

*Minimum age 8 years old when attending workshop with parent. 14 years old attending alone

Additional yardage of unhemmed silk
5 m/m 15$/yard
8 m/m 22$/yard

• • • These silk can be used for fashion, home / office decor, dance and fun! Great for adults and kids! No previous experience necessary.• • •

*You can also cut your meters down to 2-3 smaller scarves!
* Choose from a variety of colors to work with.
* Learn about creating patterns and layers
* Habotai silk (air or water weight), dyes, instructions and a place to make a mess provided

***Note: Silk dyeing classes are one where you have a 98% chance of getting dye on your clothes, so please dress accordingly. Plan to get messy! (cheap clothes that you don't mind the colours changing and some cheap sandals or flip-flops so your feet don't end up pretty colours too!)

ZSJ Silks
https://www.facebook.com/pages/ZSJ-Silks/278603812210127

http://www.zsjsilks.com/

for more questions contact ZSJ Silks on Facebook
OR email ZSJ at design @ zsjsilks.com

**Fees include all materials needed to make a 2 yard silk/painted silks.
Fees cover cost of Instructor, professional dyes, urea, soda ash soak, silk (5 m/m (air weight) or 8 m/m (water weight), gloves and other miscellaneous materials needed as well as printed instructions.

NOTES
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**All silk can be cut into smaller pieces to make multiple smaller works in the class (for example you can get two 22 x 56" scarves from a 1.5 yard silk)

• • Instruction is mainly in English (limited Korean and German translation available)

• • Students will be provided with all basic materials and tools. All materials are provided for in the workshop fee.

• • The workshops will be limited to 12 students, so RSVP as soon as possible.

• • Minimum age is 8 years. All minors 14 and under must be accompanied by a parent. (3 yard silk option must be purchased for this option an is shared by mom/dad and child)

*** if there is interest some specialty silks can be made available (pre-hemmed in various patterns/textures)

I will also have some of the extra pre-hemmed textured and woven scarves, for those who would like to do some. these are a heavier silk. They are an extra addition to the basic 2 yards of silk in the workshop.
*** Extra pre-hemmed textured and woven scarves $10 - $40.00 extra for this workshop!

***ZSJ will also accept registrations for making silks to order.
The Same restrictions apply. Silks can be picked up at the workshop or delivered.

 

 

ZSJ Silks new designs coming soon!

2.7 meter (3 yards) Wrap skirt

 

Hand dyed 3.5 Meter 8 m/m silk

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Custom Ordered Curtains

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