When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Mary Spyrou
  • Course Code W23TTSA28A
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Discover the Art of Batik and learn the techniques to create painterly patterns and repeating motifs through wax resist and fabric dyeing.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Learn how to apply wax resist dyes
  • Discover techniques to create pattern and painterly effects
  • Understand how to colour, dye and fix cloth using this technqiue
  • Create textile samples and make notes


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    Stuents will be taught through presentation, demonstration and handling samples. Individual and group learning with constructive feedback will help learners progress

    Entry requirements

    No previous experience is necessary

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Printers work standing up. It can be physically demanding. The class is situated on the second floor of the Nancy Seear Building. There is partial disabled access is via a stair lift. Please contact ALS on: 0207 450 1972 or Art & Design Admin on: 0207 450 1934 before enrolling if you have any mobility support needs.

    What you need

    Notebook and pen

    What you can do next

    Printed Textiles, Seasonal Natural Dyeing and Printing. Please follow @textilesatmorley for inspiration