Indonesian Batik Workshop

Learn the amazing art of Indonesian Batik printing in Adelaide



2.5 hours Class size 1 to 12 (public classes), 5 to 15

label $68 - $75 (or 4 payments of $17 - $19 Afterpay)
($75 per guest when you book for 1+ guests, $68 for 3+ guests)


On the search for unique Adelaide activities? Join Rehana Usman in Adelaide and discover how to make a gorgeous Indonesian Batik!

Indonesian batik has been titled as the Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO. Your teacher, Rehana, has spent months at the National Batik Museum Jakarta to learn this beautiful art.

Bring a friend along or come solo to learn this beautiful and relaxing art. It may sound challenging, but you'll be guided by Rehana step-by-step to finish your very own batik scarf or table runner. You'll learn to use special batik tool Tjanting and brushwork to make beeswax resist method textile print.

After trying out this unique textile art you'll be very tempted to make another, as the results are very rewarding and the craft itself is such a mindful and relaxing activity.

These sessions are great for team building activities, birthday parties, friends to unwind together or for anyone looking for a unique new skill.



Knowledge required
Beginners welcome.
 
What you'll get
All materials are included. Batik needs a range or tools and stuff like fabric, beeswax, Tjanting, brushes, dyestuff, small stove top etc.
 
What to bring
  • Just bring an old apron, tea towel and a plastic bag.
  • Bring your water bottle.
  • Please bring a mask.
Suitable for

This class is a great indoor activity idea for individuals and couples as well as for a birthday, hens party, team building activity, bucks party or Christmas party.

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 15 years old). Adult accompaniment is not required.

This would also be a lovely gift for her, gift for mum or Xmas gift.


Rehana Usman adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines. They won't run this class if they've had flu symptoms in the last 14 days.

See additional precautions taken   

Sanitize all material and equipment, remind for mask and encourage suitable social distancing.
Location

Enfield community centre - 540 Regency Road, Enfield SA

Your teacher
Rehana Usman
Rehana Usman
(Studio Rags)

4.8 (6)

Rehana Usman is an artist with a Bachelors' degree in Textile design from NCA Pakistan. She has served in the leading textile companies of the country and participated in several international trade shows like Heimtextil Frankfurt & Shanghai, Maison et Objet, Texworld etc.

Print design and styling have been her expertise both in apparel and home textiles. She has run several workshops for textile students along with being a thesis consultant and an associate professor at NCA. Rehana is also passionate about watercolour painting and famous Pakistani Truck Art. She writes children's stories for her Urdu podcast and creates the illustrations.

She has set up STUDIO RAGS to promote value-added skills. She aims to share her expertise with other people by offering regular workshops. She carries many stories and experiences from other parts of the world.

Indonesian batik is declared as a Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO.
These adult workshops are about equipping you with new personal projects or a creative hobby and making new friends. Kids can also discover the artform and upskill for both leisure and career opportunities.


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