Taught by Sue Yee Khor co founder of Zero Waste Malaysia
How to prepare the beeswax recipe
How to choose the right fabric and prepare it
How to use and wash your beeswax
Beeswax food wraps are a natural reusable alternative to plastic such as cling film, zip lock bags and containers. By using beeswax wraps you can eliminate the amount of plastic you throw away and your exposure to the toxins found in plastics. Wrap sandwiches, snacks and other lunch items, cover bowls and plates. You can even fold them into containers!
In this workshop you will learn how to choose your fabrics and prepare them, then you will learn how to prepare the beeswax recipe and apply it to your fabric.
You should go home with around 4 wraps and the knowledge to make more.
At the end of the workshop you can purchase a kit that containing all the ingredients needed to make more at home!
No creative experience necessary.
What to bring
Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy.
Any specific fabrics you would like to turn into wraps. Fabrics should be lightweight with a tight weave. They should also be natural fibres such as cotton or linen. Please pre-wash before the workshop.
If you do not have the fabric we will provide plain cotton pieces for an additional RM 20.
If you want to offer them as Chines New Year gifts The Hive will supply the fabric.