Taking place on 22 April 2019, from 7:30pm to 10:00pm at VAC Gallery, receive professional guidance from our friendly instructor, Tony from aNERD Gallery! Suitable for anyone who is interested – with or without experience in Batik art! Receive tips and guidance to learn about this more than 1,000 year old art form. Take this opportunity to learn about this traditional art form! Bring home your masterpiece and adorn it in your house!
7:15pm – 7:30 pm: Registration, settling down and preparation of materials
7:30pm – 10:00pm:
– Brief Introduction to Batik and its rich history
– Designing your own batik motif or pattern
– Trying out the whole batik process – wax application, dip dyeing and wav removal.
– Demonstration on how to use the tools of the trade
– Batik care 101
Through this workshop, one can look forward to learn about the techniques and intricacies on the creation of this classic art form. The session starts with a brief introduction of the history of Batik and gets you acquainted with the tools of the trade. This is followed by a hands-on activity of learning to design your own batik motif and pattern.
*This workshop is not suitable for young children. Minimum age – 12 years old and above.
All art materials for Batik art will be provided including: 1 cloth (30x30cm), Batik tools and materials, pencils and erasers. Refreshments of hot and cold water, tea bags, instant coffee and biscuits are complimentary.
22nd April 2019, 7:30pm to 10:00pm.
Early Bird – $51nett/pax (15% off! SPECIAL!) Sign up before 10 April!
Regular – $60nett/pax
*Course fees include instructor fees and all art materials. No refunds will be provided for no-shows and replacements.