Workshop Overview

MAKE SOMETHING GORGEOUS!
Silk batik dying on a silk scarf. Learn the basics of silk batik dying through hands-on practice, while you also work on unifying color schemes with undercoat and overcoats of color.

DATE & TIME:
Saturday, May 19th – 10 am – 4 pm
Sunday, May 20th – 11 am  3 pm

COST:
$150.00 per person
All materials included

LOCATION:
TBD / Mancos, Colorado

Dian Law / Instructor

  • Introductions
  • Color lessons, with handouts, learning about various modes of color combinations.
  • Lecture of batik dying with examples from the instructor’s work
  • How to set up your scarf for work
  • Design lecture and instructions
  • How to use gutta (synthetic resist) and work with overlay of colors
  • Student practice
DAY 2
  • Finish dying and design
  • Fixing the dye with a soda ash preparation, and washing out the excess dye.
  • Line dry to prep for final step which is to take to dry cleaner to remove gutta
  • Sharing final products
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Workshop Details
Course ID : Batik / May 19&20
Date : May 19 & 20
$150.00
Place : TBD / Mancos, CO
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