“We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.”-Native American Proverb
Taking place on 22 April 2019, from 7:30pm to 10:00pm at Visual Arts Centre Gallery, receive professional guidance from our friendly instructor, Tony from aNERD Gallery! Suitable for anyone who is interested – with or without experience in Batik art! Receive tips and guidance to learn about this more than 1,000 year old art form. Take this opportunity to learn about this traditional art form! Bring home your masterpiece and adorn it in your house! Spend a lovely evening learning about Batik Art so that you can upcycle your old clothing into fashionable batik pieces!
– Brief Introduction to Batik and its rich history
– Designing your own batik motif or pattern
– Trying out the whole batik process – wax application, dip dyeing and wax removal.
– Demonstration on how to use the tools of the trade
– Batik care 101
To find out more about our batik master, Tony, visit his website: Tony | aNERD Gallery
🎟 COST OF WORKSHOP
Early bird ticket $51nett/pax (15% off normal price!)
Sign up before 10 April to enjoy this discount!
Normal ticket $60nett/pax
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
Batik involves the use of hot wax. Participants should be aged 12 and above.
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
If you are coming to our centre via MRT,
Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station (NS24/NE6/CC1)
Exit A & B (15 metres walk)
From Exit A: Take the escalator up to street level and take right (park side) Continue on the path, turn right to see Visual Arts Centre (10 metres)
If you prefer coming by bus,
Bus Stop 08031 (Penang Road)
7, 14, 16, 36, 65, 77, 106, 111, 124, 128, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972
Bus Stop 08057 (Orchard Road)
7, 14, 16, 36, 77, 106, 111, 124, 162, 167, 171, 174, 175, 190, 700, 972
And if you are driving,
Our centre is located near many shopping malls – our nearest parking spots would be Plaza Singapura, The Cathay and Singapore Shopping Centre.
What can I bring into the event?
All art materials and instructor fees are included in the fees. *Light refreshments of biscuits and drinks will be provided.*
What’s the refund policy?
No refunds will be provided for no-shows and replacements.
When: 22 Apr 2019, 7:30pm - 10:00pm