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Batik Ying

Batik Lantern Making Workshop

Batik Lantern Making Workshop

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Batik Design

Date: Wednesday, 04 September 2024
Time: 18:30 - 21:00 (2.5 hours)
Location: Blow Water Cafe, 4B Heathfield Rd, B14 7DB

Celebrate the lunar new year with Batik Ying! Learn the cultural art of batik painting and lantern making in this hands-on workshop, as you enjoy a plate of delicious dumplings from Blow Water Cafe to fuel your creativity. 

What is modern contemporary batik?

It's a brand-new kind of art which combines traditional Malaysian batik techniques with modern art. This fun and therapeutic workshop is suitable for anyone, even absolute beginners.

Through this 2-hour workshop, you will make your own batik lantern while learning about the making of traditional batik.

What to expect:

  • Learn about the history of batik, how it is made, and the tools & materials needed for batik canting
  • Experiment with mixing colours to produce the right tone and shade
  • Paint on pre-waxed modern batik lantern
  • Get tips and tricks from a batik artist
  • All materials and tools provided
  • A beautiful batik lantern just in time for Mid Autumn Festival
  • A plate of dumpling from Blow Water Cafe

Get creative and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of batik and create your own artwork that is bound to impress! This workshop makes a one-of-a-kind outing with friends or family over unique batik lantern making.

*Please note: Children aged 8+ can attend but must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult.*

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