Soy wax batik class

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Description

Enjoy creating colourful fabric art with Soy Wax Batik! Welcome to a bright new class from Chrissy. Wax resist dyeing of fabric originates from 4th century Egypt, and the process has developed into an enjoyable art form. We will look at a natural and sustainable version using soy wax and fabric paints to create a richly coloured textile piece. We will cover how to apply wax and colours in pattern making and objective linear art, applied with as a fluid water colour style, or as solid hues. You can take home the completed fabric piece to add to a frame, wall hanging, clothing or cushions. Please remember to bring reading glasses if required and a carrier bag to take the finished piece away in. No prior knowledge is required and this workshop is suitable for all levels. Minimum age 14 with a paying adult.

What's included in the price?

All tools and materials. You may want to bring an apron but I do have spare ones.

Duration

3 hours (1:00pm to 4:00pm)

Cancellation policy

Strict - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 8 weeks before the course starts

Maker


Chrissy Webster is a community artist, maker and teacher of fused glass, stained glass and mixed media mosaics as well as other crafts. She teaches throughout the North West and is based in the Lancashire area.

Venue

exact address emailed after booking, please check your inbox for address, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 3FE

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Limited mobility
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