Whether or not you consider yourself artistic, experimenting with batik will lead you to new discoveries about yourself and your creative process. With an understanding of the basic techniques of batik, you can explore a contemporary interpretation of this ancient medium. Prepare to play with the unpredictable, open yourself to the foreign culture of Indonesia, and work intensively on several pieces of batik. Move beyond your artistic comfort zone! July 25 & 26, 2021 – Connect with Laura for more information!
Gather together a group of 6 – 8 friends, family, kids, grandparents, with whomever you want to join you at a batik mini-camp. In her Mt. Airy studio and garden, Laura shares her passion for the land of Indonesia and the magical art of batik. Experimenting with traditional tools, techniques, dyes, wax, and cotton, everyone will make several individual batik pieces. Prepare to make mistakes and masterpieces while discovering your own playful creativity. Work with Laura to make this fun idea happen!
Planning a party for a friend, a wedding, a baby shower, or a special birthday? Come to the batik studio with your friends for a workshop to create a unique group gift and have an unforgettable party. Learn the art of batik, explore your own creativity, relax, play, eat, and drink in the studio and garden for the day. The gift you create can be a baby quilt from homemade batik fabric, or an original batik table cloth for the bride and groom. Ask Laura to help you set up this fun event!
Cost varies depending on party size and type. Please contact Laura for ideas and costs. Laura@FromBalitoBala.com