Get creative with Batik!
Experience the traditional art of Batik Painting in our open workshop!
About the workshop
In this workshop, students get to experience the traditional art of Batik Painting using traditional tools such as the tjanting (see pictures!) to draw desired patterns. Batik is a traditional wax technique for fabric design that originated from Java and retains its popularity today as an interesting medium for contemporary painting.
Participants of the workshop will be introduced to the history of batik relating to South East Asian heritage. Look forward to hands-on instruction on various traditional methods and be guided on the proper use of tools like the ‘tjanting’ and dyeing.
IMPORTANT: Private classes at different times can be arranged at [email protected]
What you will experience
1. Introduction to Batik, tools and cultural significance
2. Demonstration on the use of tjanting
3. Guided help on creating your own batik piece
4. Practice and creation time!
Students get to bring home all batik works created in class :)
Cancellation is free of charge 24 hours before the scheduled start time.
Booking must be made 24 hours before the scheduled start time.
Note: Full workshop address will be included in booking confirmation email.
Nearby this workshop
Mountbatten Station (Circle Line)