screen printing fabric

Early last December, I attended a screen printing workshop conducted by Hocus Prints Manila. I left the session gazing at wider horizons and endless possibilities. I felt like I could conquer the world.

*aherm* There I go again, being dramatic. Seriously, though, do you have any idea how happy I am thinking that I can print my own fabric? My first love is sewing. I dabble in all kinds of crafts but I am a sewing enthusiast and I am positively ecstatic about making my own fabric.

I have  photos of our first batch below.

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tutorial: ombre papercut frame backing

I have found out that watercolor wash is the perfect backing for papercutting pieces. This is a scientific discovery brought about by rigorous scrutiny of Instagram photos hashtagged #papercutting. In conclusion, it’s a pretty solid assertion.

Here is my latest papercutting piece. The backing is watercolor in an ombre style.

Here is the very simple process to achieving said watercolor backing style:

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