Block printing workshop for all ages

Sat 10 Sept 2022, 11am – 3pm
Free & open to all
SPACE Ilford

Join artist Alaa Alsaraji for a drop-in workshop and discover what brings you joy by learning how to create block prints using child-friendly techniques. The workshop is open to people of all ages, including families, and you will be able to take your prints home. 

About the artist

Alaa Alsaraji is a London-based visual artist, designer, and creative facilitator. Through her creative practice, she aims to explore themes such as belonging, and reimagining space and community, predominately using the medium of digital illustration. She also works with various creative and educational organisations and collectives as a facilitator, delivering creative workshops with young people and community groups. In her work, she always seeks to emphasise the value of using creativity as a process to address and explore structural issues and their impact on individuals and communities. 

Alaa is also the arts editor of Khidr Collective, has received the SPACE Artist Award 2021, and has been selected as Artist in Residence for the Museum of the Home (2021 – 2022) and the reAct programme (2020 – 2021).