Two-layer Batiks:

Your quick-start guide to the whole batik process, start to finish!

Enjoy this free mini-course! In it, you'll watch me take a cotton tapestry (wall hanging) through all the phases of being batiked. See the stages of:

1. Rendering the design in hot wax (first drawn in washable marker)

2. Dyeing the first layer (the under layer) red

3. Adding more wax onto the areas I wish to keep red, furthering the design

4. Dyeing the final piece dark blue

5. Boiling out the wax

If you didn't quite "get" batik before, this should help immensely!

(Of course, paid courses will take you even more in depth.)

Have a question, or an idea of something you'd like to see? It could be our next course.

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Your Instructor

Jessica Kaufman
Jessica Kaufman

Jessica Kaufman, owner of WAXON Studio, has her Masters degree in Crafts Education, and has been leading hands-on programming at schools, summer camps, and workshops for over 15 years. Her knowledge and passion for teaching meets her experience in fabric arts, giving you best of both worlds: concise & clear teaching with in-depth knowledge of batik & dye.

Course Curriculum

  Watch along as we create this piece from start to finish!
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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