Introducing the Textiles of Bali & Indonesia
This insightful class introduces textiles from across Indonesia, displaying the various ikat, batik
and supplementary weaving techniques used by the nation`s weavers. A contrast is made between handspun and commercial threads, natural and chemical dyes, backstrap and mechanical loom weaving. There is an introductory discussion of the ikat
dyeing process and the use of natural dyes. Focusing on Bali and Nusa Tenggara, the class also explores the ritual use of textiles.
Location: Threads of Life gallery, Ubud
Rp.75.000 per person for minimum 4 people
Register in advance at Threads of Life, by calling 0361-972187, or by email