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Michael Penney demonstrates how to create high-end (and on-trend) batik fabric. This DIY project is especially easy because imperfections actually add character to textile art.

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  • Ribba frames, Ikea
  • An old cooking pot
  • Hot plate (optional)
  • White burlap
  • Beeswax or paraffin wax bars
  • Paintbrushes
  • Indigo blue fabric dye
  • Rubber gloves
  • Iron
Duration: 
5:54

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In This Segment

Michael Penney demonstrates how to create high-end (and on-trend) batik fabric. This DIY project is especially easy because imperfections actually add character to textile art.

See sources

  • Ribba frames, Ikea
  • An old cooking pot
  • Hot plate (optional)
  • White burlap
  • Beeswax or paraffin wax bars
  • Paintbrushes
  • Indigo blue fabric dye
  • Rubber gloves
  • Iron

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 5:54
Released: July 05, 2010
Featuring: Michael Penney
Channel: DIY