Thursday, 6 March 2014

Competition time!

You Can Quote Me On That!

A competition for 14-18 year olds

Create a winning slogan and see your words in print ....

So you think you've got a way with words? Come up with a winning quote or slogan and you could see your big idea immortalised in print.

You Can Quote Me On That! is a collaboration betweenIllustrated Living and Kiwi Printmaking Studio to celebrate the Truro Festival 2014

Here's where you come in.... think of an original slogan, quote, saying or proverb and present it in black and white on an A4 piece of paper, it can be anything you like, although no rude words please as we are very delicate flowers.

The winner gets a place on a screen printing workshop at Kiwi Printmaking Studio and will pull their own print ready to take home and frame. Plus the winning design will be made into an A3 screen print and be printed by members of the public at a pop up screen-print workshop at Illustrated Living during the Truro Festival Click here for Truro Festival 2014 info

So what are you waiting for? Sharpen your pencils and get cracking, don't worry if you're not a budding Picasso, if your words are great we will work with you to turn it into a masterpiece.

To recap ....

Our competition is open to all 14-18 year olds

Create a winning slogan, quote, or proverb (it must be your original idea)

Present your quote in black pen on a sheet of white A4 paper

Entries to be submitted to Illustrated Living by 5pm Friday 28th March 2014

One winning design will be selected by Illustrated Living and Kiwi Printmaking Studio and announced on Friday April 4th 2014

The designer of the winning quote wins a place on a screen printing workshop with Kiwi Printmaking Studio Click here to visit Kiwi Print Studio

Everyone is invited to join in our pop up Screen-print workshop ‘Pulling Power’


"Pulling Power" Pop Up Screen Printing Workshop

What: A collaborative popup screen printing workshop event organised by Illustrated Living and Kiwi Printmaking Studio

Where: Illustrated Living, Lemon Street Market, Truro TR1 2QD TEL:01872 273631

When: Friday 11th & Saturday 12th April
9am - 4pm each day

Why: To celebrate and take part in Truro Festival 2014

Who: Everyone welcome, appropriate for all ages.

How: Turn up or book a Workshop session by visiting Illustrated Living
Pull a screen to create your own A3 size print
Take home and frame

Cost: £10 per session (£15 for two)

PLUS ....

People Watching Sketchbook Jam:

..... We're also running a Sketchbook Jam entitled "People Watching" inside Lemon Street Market, Saturday 12th April 2014 from 2pm - 4pm. Turn up with a sketchbook and drawing implements of choice. You'll be made welcome to pull up a chair in any of the cafes and shops and get sketching. If you would like to share or discuss your sketches with other artists please call into Illustrated Living and leave your details beforehand so that we can put you in touch with each other during the Jam.