Create beautiful batik art

Price
£80 / Full Day
Duration
5 hrs 30 mins
Age restrictions
10+
Location
Wider area - Staffordshire
Host available in
Birmingham
Half Day prices also available

What you'll do

In this experience, take a deep-dive into the world of batik painting, experiment with dyes and make your own masterpiece!

What's batik painting?

Batik painting is a technique used for creating fabulous designs on fabric, using hot wax and dyes. This ancient art that originated in East and Southeast Asia is now a popular, contemporary art form.

What will I learn?

  • Uncover the process of applying hot wax to a fabric using a batik tjanting tool
  • Mix coloured dyes, learn colour blending and layering as you apply your dyes to the cotton fabric
  • Remove the wax to leave a beautiful design

What's included:

  • All materials
  • Light refreshments - i.e. tea, coffee and cake (please bring a packed lunch)
  • Plenty of encouragement and support

Please note: the venue is confirmed on booking and will depend on the number of guests attending. This will either be held at a guest's home or a local venue

Upcoming dates

What you'll do

In this experience, take a deep-dive into the world of batik painting, experiment with dyes and make your own masterpiece!

What's batik painting?

Batik painting is a technique used for creating fabulous designs on fabric, using hot wax and dyes. This ancient art that originated in East and Southeast Asia is now a popular, contemporary art form.

What will I learn?

  • Uncover the process of applying hot wax to a fabric using a batik tjanting tool
  • Mix coloured dyes, learn colour blending and layering as you apply your dyes to the cotton fabric
  • Remove the wax to leave a beautiful design

What's included:

  • All materials
  • Light refreshments - i.e. tea, coffee and cake (please bring a packed lunch)
  • Plenty of encouragement and support

Please note: the venue is confirmed on booking and will depend on the number of guests attending. This will either be held at a guest's home or a local venue

How to get there

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Yuup extras

  • Batik painting day experience - all materials provided

Facilities

  • Host comes to you
  • Parking
  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets
  • WiFi

COVID-19 guidelines

  • Tutor is fully vaccinated

On the day

  • What should I bring?
  • Bring an apron or wear older clothes as you will be working with fabric dyes!
  • Please bring along a selection of images for inspiration and as many old newspapers as you have for use later in the technique
  • On confirmation of booking, Barbara will contact you with the final details and directions

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 5 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 5 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

About Feltworld - CreativeArts

Feltworld hosts creative courses using natural materials. Join them for needle felt workshops where you create cute woolly animals out of natural wool and fibres. Try out batik painting using hot beeswax and fabric dyes on cotton materials. Fancy painting with alcohol inks or making mosaic art? You've come to the right place - Feltworld can help out!

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Price
£80 / Full Day
Duration
5 hrs 30 mins
Age restriction
10+
Rebook or cancel up to 5 days before your experience.