The Art of Batik

The Art of Batik

Batik image
Sat 22 Feb 2020, 10:15 to 12:15
£14 (Standard) / £7 (Very low income) / £24 (Supporter)
City Art Centre
2 Market St
EH1 1DE Edinburgh
Workshop
Women Only
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The art of Batik is believed to have originated in Indonesia where it has been practised for centuries.The word Batik comes from the Indonesian "tik" which means "to dot".

The traditional methods use wax, dye, cantings, copper caps and a variety of other tools to create spontaneous patterns.

In this workshop, Margaret will introduce some techniques and show you how to make a beautiful batik panel.

Event Leader

Margaret Findlay
City Art Centre