This program started by visit local traditional market ( morning class ) to introduce you kinds of local fruits, spices, vegetables that we use in Bali the class also let you to meet the farmers and learn how they grow the rice and finally you will learn how to make some traditional menu ( vegetarian and non vegetarian ) from authentic Balinese ingredients and recipes. All menu will made by yourself then you will savor the delight that you have for lunch or dinner.
Our experienced teacher will gently guide you as you learn your first Balinese dance steps and they will explain the meaning (s) behind the individual postures and gestures that comprise the basic Balinese dance. Sample the integrated body movements, hand and facial gestures that make Balinese dance so unusual to new visitors. We will provide the sarong, sash and the music. After the dance class we bring you to artisan houses such as Balinese mask maker, painter, wood and stone carver.
Batik is a technique of wax resist dyeing applied to whole cloth or cloth made using this technique. Batik is made either by drawing dots and lines of resist with spouted tool called canting or by printing the resist with copper stamp called a cap. The applied wax resists dyes and therefore allows the artisan to colour selectively by soaking the cloth in one colour, removing the wax with boiling water, and repeating if multiple colours are desired. There are a few material that you can choose in this class such as t- shirt, sarong, shirt and table cloths.
Fruit Carving is the art of carving the fruit, a very common technique in Asian and Europe countries. There are many fruits that can be used in this process ; the most popular one that artists use are watermelons, apples and pineapples. In this class the teacher will guide you to make a fruit carving in Balinese style and following by make an Balinese offering. Fruit carving mostly used during special ceremony in Bali. Offering is like our daily need, we used them everyday on each of Hindu ceremonies, there are bunch of offering type base of the ceremony that you will do each of offering they have own purpose.
The program will bring you to learn about egg painting in the traditional Balinese style. The class conducted by local artist will guide you the basic and the best of various Balinese egg painting styles such as landscapes, floral and Balinese traditional patterns. We are using chicken egg, duck egg, goose egg, cassowary egg and ostrich egg.