How to Do Batik With Children?

Answer Batik, along with tie-dye and shibori, is a resist method of decorating and dyeing fabric. Batik usually uses layers of hot wax as the "resist" area, which is treated to keep dye from reaching it. ... Read More »

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How to Batik?

Batiking is a very old art form from Indonesia, South Eastern Asia, that consists of wax painting and fabric dying in order to create beautiful and lasting designs that can be worn, hung on the wal... Read More »

How to Use Glue to Batik?

Batik is a style of dyeing common to many warm-weather indigenous cultures. It involves making a design with hot wax and then dyeing the surrounding fabric to create intricate but slightly irregula... Read More »

How to Dye in the Batik Style?

Learn how to dye in the Batik style, and you will want to produce yards of one-of-a-kind designer fabric. Natural vegetable fibers, like cotton, linen and silk, accept the method well, but viscous ... Read More »

How to Remove Wax in Batik?

Batik—an ancient art form originating from Africa and parts of Asia—uses the wax-resist dyeing method to create colorful patterns on fabrics. After a person finishes creating Batik artwork, the... Read More »