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Silk painting and batik courses, classes and workshops at locations across the UK. Silk painters and batik artists create works of exquisite beauty. Batik can be used to create complicated and very elegant designs as layer upon layer of wax and dyes are used. Batik and silk-painting is the art of decorating cloth using hot wax and dye. The effects are of vibrant colour and batik is astoundingly beautiful. Modern batik and silk painting tutors utilise contemporary dyes and a range of materials like silk, cotton, leather and paper. If you would like to learn the traditional art of batik or silk painting then come and learn how at one of our many courses.
Millinery workshop: silk painted rose
Gold AWARD
(5)
Millinery workshop: silk painted rose
Worcestershire - Next course on 29th August 2019
£80
Create your own beautiful silk painted rose with Kerry Kernan Millinery on this one day millinery workshop. This can be used to adorn a hat (they look amazing on the button hats – see other workshop!), can be worn as a brooch, a hair adornment, or can be used as home décor. This workshop will show you how to cut the petals, paint the silk to get a range of effects, shape the petals, create the 3D flower and add leaves and buds (where time allows). No experience necessary. If...
Batik painting using hot beeswax
Platinum AWARD
(10)
Batik painting using hot beeswax
Staffordshire - Next course on 6th September 2019
£75
We will cover batik painting and make a picture to frame. Using hot beeswax and adding batik dyes. This will be a fun creative day where you will learn how to use hot wax as a relief to block out areas of cotton fabric using tjanting tools as well as brushes and sponges etc. Then we will use the special batik dyes to create your beautiful masterpiece, you will iron out the wax before you take your picture to frame at home. You will make a piece of wall-art approx...
Watercolour painting, acrylic painting, silk painting and oil painting workshops at Back Room Art Stourbridge
Bronze AWARD
(2)
Watercolour painting, acrylic painting, silk painting and oil painting workshops at Back Room Art Stourbridge
West Midlands - Next course on 8th September 2019
£40
The workshops take place every second Sunday of each month. Each skill and technique is taught in small group sizes (maximum of six people). August 11th: Watercolour Painting September 8th: Acrylic Painting October 13th: Silk Painting December 8th: Oil Painting Your tutor will be Heather Wilson of Back Room Art.
Crafts in the Valley - Batik textile workshop in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Platinum AWARD
(6)
Crafts in the Valley - Batik textile workshop in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
West Yorkshire - Next course on 15th September 2019
£75
Crafts in the Valley - full day Batik workshop in Hebden Bridge. Batik is the art and craft of decorating cloth with wax and fabric dye. It is an ancient craft which has become a popular contemporary art form. During this workshop you will experience the colourful and creative Batik process and create two pieces of textile art. The first piece will be a circular design in an embroidery hoop, this is a practise piece to help you experiment with, applying the wax, mark-making and colour blending, mixing and layering....
Silk painting at Art & Soul
Silk painting at Art & Soul
Cambridgeshire - Next course on 19th September 2019
£30
Learn how to use gutta and silk paints to create your own simple wall hanging, picture, scarf or smaller items like cards by painting on silk with vibrant colours. The workshop will take place in the relaxing and inspiring atmosphere of the cafe’s Creative Hub. This workshop is suitable for beginners and those with more experience. A 10% discount is available for course participants on the day of the course for purchases of food and drinks in the cafe.
Fabulous Silk Painting Workshop Day at The Arty Silkworm
Gold AWARD
(14)
Fabulous Silk Painting Workshop Day at The Arty Silkworm
Suffolk - Next course on 21st September 2019
£45
Join us at our wonderful freestyle creative Painted Silk Workshop days, where you will be introduced to and learn the ancient and wonderful art of Shibori, along with other beautiful decorative techniques. In a relaxed and comfortable environment you will learn to mix colours, apply them freehand to create beautiful & unique works of Art. You will learn the skills of folding, tying and wrapping, gutta resist and salt surprises to produce practice pieces and samplers. At the end of the day, you will have created your own sumptuous 100%...
Silk painting using cold-wax, stamps, sugar & more  - workshop at The Mulberry Shed
Gold AWARD
(1)
Silk painting using cold-wax, stamps, sugar & more - workshop at The Mulberry Shed
Somerset
£60
Join me in my studio, The Mulberry Shed, and enjoy a fun creative day learning about silk painting using steam-set dyes. Come along and try out using cold wax as a resist to achieve a faux-batik effect, try using stamps or using the dyes with 'anti-spread' and 'thickener', or adding a sprinkling of sugar as you paint to create a fun effect. This workshop is for both adventurous beginners and those who have silk painted before. Beginners may choose this workshop if they'd prefer to try these techniques rather than...
Textile art - batik whole day workshop
Textile art - batik whole day workshop
County Durham - Next course on 21st September 2019
£45
Create your own batik fabric During this workshop you will use hot wax, Tjantings and fabric dye to create up to 2 metres of your own unique batik fabric either for home décor or which you can use in your own sewing projects. Day workshops are £45 each (£10 deposit secures your place). This workshop is part of a series of 3, you can sign up for 1 workshop for £45 or all three for £120 (with a deposit of £30) please contact me for more details. Dyane Turner is...
Batik weekend - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Batik weekend - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£100
A resist dye method, working with hot wax, using traditional tools to create a variety of patterns, marks and figurative imagery on cloth. Paint directly onto the cloth with fibre reactive dyes, to create colourful and expressive designs with this very versatile technique. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Have a working knowledge of traditional and contemporary batik practices. Use a variety of tools, including tjantings (pen-like tools for applying hot wax) to draw with wax and to use procion dyes...
Silk scarf painting at Hautbois Hall - a one day workshop
Silk scarf painting at Hautbois Hall - a one day workshop
Norfolk - Next course on 11th October 2019
£55
Enjoy the magic of silk painting and learn techniques to create different effects hosted in the stunning Hautbois Hall. To start the day you will produce a tester sample. This will enable you to experiment with different techniques and colours allowing you to see all the the dazzling effects that you might wish to include on your final piece. You will then work with a rolled and sewn edge silk scarf (28x114 cm) creating your own design under the guidance of Liz and the rest of the team. At the...

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