Barron & Larcher Inspired Block Printing with Sarah Burns & Alice Garner – Saturday 29 June


Saturday 29 June
£80 inc. materials, lunch & refreshments

Explore Barron and Larcher’s very special approach to pattern and colour including the use of natural dyes, repeat patterns and the use of found objects. Participants will develop their own designs and block print their own silk scarf to take away.

Sarah is the co-editor of ‘Barron & Larcher, Textile Designers’  published in 2018.

Sarah Burns is a pattern-maker, textile printer and teacher. She studied Politics at Jesus College, Cambridge and Textile Design at Chelsea College of Art. Her fabrics are inspired by natural, seasonal materials and the places near where she lives and works on the South Downs. She is passionate about slow, local production that creates beautiful fabric and is kind to our environment. Her seasonally dyed and hand block-printed fabric collection is available from the Guy Goodfellow Collection as well as from She designs patterns for commission, including for the Dartington Trust and the Virginia White Collection.

Alice Garner is a printmaker based between the South Downs and the River Adur. She has a keen interest in botany and walking through the chalk, clay and sand landscapes of West Sussex provides inspiration and occasionally the materials for her work, as do the natural and human histories of the area.


Cancellations must be received at least 7 working days prior to the event for a refund to be given. Cancellations after this period will not be refunded unless another person is able to take your place.

If the workshop is cancelled we issue a full refund to the people already booked on.


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