Watercolor Batik

may 21, 2022 at 10:00 aM

Use a variation of the traditional art of batik to create beautiful effects on rice paper using melted wax as a resist with the application of watercolor in layers. When complete, wax is removed with an iron. Bring an image for reference or some will be provided. All levels welcome.

A lifelong Montana resident, Carol Welch paints with watercolor, acrylic, and encaustic. Her background includes elementary classroom teaching, owning a gallery and frame shop, and having been Museum Art Educator at the YAM. She is a full time artist, in Huntley, where she enjoys a panoramic view from her studio of the hills overlooking Pryor Creek.


Members: $60 plus $20 supply fee ($80 total)

Not-yet-members: $85 plus $20 supply fee ($105 total)

Register by calling 406-256-6804 or by emailing outreach@artmuseum.org.

The YAM is committed to providing a safe environment for everyone who walks through our doors. YAM safety protocols are subject to change based on the CDC guidelines. If necessary, class sizes may be decreased, masks may be required, or classes may be canceled. Updated information will be available online. Registered students will be contacted directly about any changes. Thanks for your patience. 

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