Workshop Overview

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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.

Make a gorgeous silk scarf. Bring yourself and wear old work clothes

DATE & TIME:
Saturday, May 12 –  10 am – 4 pm
Sunday, May 13 11 am to 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 12 & 13
Date : May 12 & 13
$150
Place : TBD / Mancos, Colorado
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