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  • Start: Saturday 30 September - 10:00
  • Estimated End: Saturday 30 September - 13:00
  • Auditorium: EW Workshop


All workshops include a tea or coffee and day entry to the thread festival

Explore the art of batik in this introductory course. Experiment and play with layering shape, pattern and rich colour using hot and cold wax resist to create beautiful samples on both paper and fabric.

Tutor: Emma Hobbs

Emma has a first class degree and MA in Woven textiles. She has been teaching both Art and Textiles for over 17 years and has worked in Arts Centres, schools, colleges and universities teaching and running workshops for children and adults. She is passionate about her subject and keen to share her knowledge and experience with others.  @emmarachelhobbs

Level / Ability: No previous experience necessary.

Materials provided: All materials provided.  

Participants should dress for mess!

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