Batik painting lesson in SIngapore

Batik

Kamal Arts conduct a variety of art workshops for tour groups, schools or corporate retreat, team-buildings at your preferred time. We also have art workshops as part of birthday celebrations or family bonding activities. Our studio is wheelchair friendly as is has direct lift access.

Following are the list of some of our Batik painting programs. Besides our best-selling Batik painting programs, we also conduct workshops for other are mediums like caricature cartooning, airbrush graffiti, watercolor, etc. Feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements and we will be pleased to suggest or customise a suitable programme that meet your needs.

 

1. Batik Painting Lesson

2. Batik Painting Practice

3. The Batik Art Experience – Batik Workshop

4. Community Batik

5. Batik School Programmes (NAC/AEP)

6. Batik Demonstration

7. Pre-school Studio Excursion

 


1. Batik Painting Lesson

For beginners at our studio.

Lesson 1: The basic process and techniques to complete an authentic batik painting. Methods of handling the ‘Tjanting’ a traditional stylus for wax and how to paint with dye. 

Lesson 2: Advance batik painting techniques, wax removal and colour-fast methods.

Wednesday only – Select time options:

1. Morning 10.00am – 12.00pm  

2. Afternoon 3:00pm – 5:00pm 

3. Evenings 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Fee $55 per session. Materials provided.

Call 63443369 or drop us an email admin@kamaldollah.com to check for availability and to register before coming. Note : Children below 9 years old will not be allowed to handle hot wax. Children between 9 to 12 years old, will only be allowed to handle hot wax with supervision from accompanying adult. Pre-Wax Batik cloths will be provided for those not handling the hot wax.


2. Batik Studio Practice

For individuals who have attended at least two sessions of our Batik Painting Lesson and is competent to work in the studio unsupervised.

Wednesday only 10am – 9pm

Fee $30 per 3-hours session (per additional hours $10).

Equipment and Materials provided. Limited to one piece of A2 size cotton fabric per session.

Additional fabric is sold here. Limit of working size is not exceeding 100cm x 100cm stretcher.

 

Call 63443369 or drop us an email admin@kamaldollah.com to check for availability and to register before coming.

 


3. The Batik Art Experience – Batik Painting Workshops

This is one of our most popular workshops among the foreign students and tourists although a fair number of corporate clients engaged us as their staff retreat activities too.

 

Click here for more information.

 

Feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements and we will be pleased to suggest or customise a suitable programme that meet your needs.

 


4. Community Batik

The Community Batik Project is a highly engaging group activity that is fun for everyone, creating a collective work of art. 

Popular at public events and appropriate for corporate team-building sessions. The length and duration can vary according to your requirements. Upon completion, these artwork can be proudly installed at the work-place or public areas.

This video link would give you a better understanding of Kamal’s community batik engagement. 

Package engagement is for 4 meter cloth x 3 hours engagement = $ 1,500 nett (minimum).

The price is for complete engagement package that include on-the-spot  waxing by artist, facilitation and materials, removal of wax and colour fixing. The finished cloth will be delivered unframed after treatment.

Additional optional services are available according to your requirements.  Feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements and we will be pleased to suggest or customise a suitable programme that meet your needs.

 


5. School Art Enrichment Programme (NAC/AEP) 

We offer art excursion and the following workshop for schools. Our programmes are endorsed by the National Arts Council of Singapore; Arts Education Programme (NAC-AEP) and are eligible for the 50% Tote Board Arts Grant Subsidy. We have varied programmes for different levels from primary to secondary schools as well as tertiary institution, taught by qualified instructors.

The above are the Batik Art related AEP programmes. We also conduct other NAC approved AEP list of progammes.

 Feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements and we will be pleased to suggest or customise a suitable programme that meet your needs.


 

6. Batik Demonstration

A showcase of batik painting. An artist set-up with artefacts and samples to talk about batik painting, 

answer questions and guide participant in some hands-on experience of batik making.

Batik demonstration cost $300 (First Hour) + $200 (subsequent hour). 

Note: this is for events at your venue not in our studio.

 Feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements and we will be pleased to suggest or customise a suitable programme that meet your needs.

 


7. Pre-School Studio Excursion

A Preschool field trip to a Batik painting studio is a 1.5 hours programme where students will be introduced to traditional attire of the Malay community, the art and process of batik painting. It includes hands-on activity of painting their very own mini-batik painting to bring home. Wisma Geylang Serai is an interesting place for students to be exposed to the Malay arts and culture of the Singapore Malay Community. Our studio is connected to the Geylang Serai hawker centre and wet market. A sensory delight to experience of sound and colours of Geylang Serai. There is also a museum in the building for students to learn about the area.

Cost: $15 per child. No charge for accompanying teachers/ adult.

 

Call 63443369 to enquire further or email admin@kamaldollah.com