BATIK WORKSHOP IN BANGALORE
Batik Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore with expert facilitators Usha Shivashankar and Rani Peter.
Batik is wax-resist dyeing, applied on whole cloth.
This workshop includes –
- Steps involved – Tracing, Waxing, Dyeing, and Dewaxing.
- The method used for waxing – Applying hot wax using a brush or a tjanting tool.
- Dyeing – Using a dye bath.
- Dewaxing – This method involves, using hot water and then ironing.
All the materials required for the workshop will be provided.
(Source of materials will be provided)
About the artists –
Mrs. Usha Shivashankar – She is a biochemist by qualification and a teacher by profession, hailing from Ooty. She has been practicing art in different forms with many years of learning and hard work.
Rani Peter – Founder of Christine Home Crafts has been an artist for over 22 years and has a versatile hand for painting on Canvas, Fabric, Glass and other mediums. She also teaches crafts like various types of murals, sculptures, box making and more.