Batik and Ink Painting - Pattern and abstaction. Explore shape and pattern by using the ancient and cultural technique of hot wax batik and ink painting, using specialist tools known as tjanting to draw wax onto silk and canvas you will design a patterned image and develop the painting using coloured inks. Outcomes can be either detailed or bold and adventurous depending on your preference. All equipment provided on the day.
11am - 3pm
16/08 Batik Abstract Art
You will be welcomed on arrival and shown around the tranquil setting of Uncles Farmhouse. Tea and coffee will be brewing, and a range of Yorkshire biscuits and cakes will be available, but make sure you leave a little space for lunch!
Your chosen workshop session will start at 11am when all guests have arrived and parked their vehicles. The session will run at your pace and there will be plenty of time to discuss techniques and methods with the tutor or fellow students. Throughout the day, tea, coffee and a range juices are available, along side a selection of cakes and biscuits. At lunch time, a hearty meal is enjoyed with baking to finish. Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements, so that we can arrange for your needs on the day. Time is set aside for conversation and discussion about the mornings activities. Our meals and sundries are all made using locally sources meats and baking ingredients here at Uncles or by our local caterers and all of our eggs are from our free range Uncles Hens. The activity will continue into the afternoon when participants will master their chosen technique, finalise their creation and conclude a truely wonderful experience, before departing when ready on a safe journey home.
Just yourself! Everything else is provided on the day.