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Paper Quilling: Typography

Gosport Discovery Centre
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Thursday 10 May 2018, 10am to 2pm

An introduction to paper quilling workshop at Gosport Discovery Centre!

Quilling is an art form that involves the use of strips of paper that are rolled, shaped, curved and glued together to create a decorative design. Typography is the style and appearance of printed letters, words or numbers etc. A combination of the two is used in graphic design today. The imagery you will use will be a single letter or word or number and the various quilling techniques you'll learn will be used to create and decorate the letters or numbers.

No previous knowledge is necessary.

This is an ideal craft to carry on at home needing minimal materials, tools and space.

Equipment/Materials. You will need to bring:
A4 sized printed letter or word in a font of your choice.
Strips of coloured paper 10mm in width
Slotted quilling tool or a toothpick
Tacky glue in a small applicator bottle.
A4 coloured and white card/s.
An apron is also useful to protect your clothing when using glue.
Otherwise materials can be purchased on the day for a £3 fee.

Booking is essential, so visit the Discovery Centre, call the Booking Line 02392 523463 or book online at www.hants.gov.uk/shop to guarantee a place.

Cost £20