Educational Textile Tours to Bali & Indonesia
These small group tours for schools, colleges and textile design study groups are designed to provide inspiration and insight into the cultures, techniques and traditions of textiles arts in the region. The itineraries on offer can be modified to meet curriculum focus and the specific needs and travel requirements of your group. Tours provide a mix of site seeing and cultural activities including hands-on lessons to support the learning experience and promote a greater appreciation and understanding of local traditions. Group sizes can range from 6 to 20 participants.
TEXTILES & CRAFTS OF BALI 8 Days
Away from the hordes of tourists you will explore the ancient traditions of Balinese textiles and craft across this beautiful island. You will explore the culture of the island with visits to museums, fabric markets and batik workshops. You'll discover the textile traditions and weaving styles of the island with a seminar on textiles and take a field trip to explore the textile villages of eastern Bali including the village where the sacred double ikat is woven.
You'll explore your creative side by taking silver jewellery making, colour theory, batik painting and cooking classes.