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Batik Lantern Making Workshop

28 January @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Date: Sunday, 28 January 2024
Time: 16:30 – 19:00 (2.5 hours)
Location: Kilo Ziro, 1 Gibb St, Deritend, B9 4BF

Celebrate the lunar new year with Batik Ying! Learn the cultural art of batik painting and lantern making in this hands-on workshop, as you enjoy a plate of delicious small plate from Kilo Ziro Cafe Bar to fuel your creativity.

What is modern contemporary batik?

It’s a brand-new kind of art which combines traditional Malaysian batik techniques with modern art. This fun and therapeutic workshop is suitable for anyone, even absolute beginners.

Through this 2-hour workshop, you will make your own batik lantern while learning about the making of traditional batik.

What to expect:

Learn about the history of batik, how it is made, and the tools & materials needed for batik canting
Experiment with mixing colours to produce the right tone and shade
Paint on pre-waxed modern batik lantern
Get tips and tricks from a batik artist
All materials and tools provided
A beautiful batik lantern just in time for Lunar New Year
A small plate from Kilo Ziro

Get creative and immerse yourself in the fascinating world of batik and create your own artwork that is bound to impress! This workshop makes a one-of-a-kind outing with friends or family over unique batik lantern making.

*Please note: Children aged 8+ can attend but must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult.*

**Please indicate in note which shall plate that you would like and if there are any dietaries requirements. Small plate option includes : Arancini (vegan) / Falafel (vegan) / Croquettes (veggie)

*** Upgrade: Mezze Plate – a mix of 2pcs of all 3 items (or 3pcs of the 2 vegan options) with bread and olives for extra £7.50


28 January
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Kilo Ziro
1 Gibb Street
Birmingham, B9 4BF United Kingdom
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0121 771 0869