Hand dyed Batik bags

Arts Centre, Bideford

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at complete beginners and those that have some understanding of batik

Course content

During the 3-week course you will gain an understanding of colour mixing, using hot wax as a resist and experimenting with batik tools to create a bag. There will also be the opportunity to embellish your bag with beads and sequins

Support and feedback

The tutor will provide full support and advice throughout the course along with practical demonstrations.

Additional costs and requirements

It is advisable to wear old clothes or bring along an apron/shirt

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

There is no requirement to undertake any additional work in your own time

About the tutor

Colette Olah works as a tutor for Learn Devon and delivers a variety of Art and Craft courses. She is a qualified Art and Design teacher who has worked in both mainstream and SEN education. She has also delivered Independent Life Skills to adults with learning difficulties and taught art and drawing skills in Adult Education classes in Worcestershire.

Prior to gaining her PGCE, Colette worked In Arts Development for Wolverhampton C.C, devising Arts initiatives across the city that were accessible to all sections of the community. She believes that art is for everyone and aims to create a relaxed and enjoyable environment for all participants.

Start date16 Nov 2018
End date30 Nov 2018
Start time13:30
End time15:30
Concessions not available