Original 100% hand drawn indigo batik sheet with butterflies motif trademark of Lasem batik.
The butterflies motif with flowers around them truly reflect the beauty of nature and the beauty of Indonesian batik.
This batik sheet use 100% natural dye and environment friendly. The dye is distinctive blue colour from plant called Indigo Tinctoria through long fermentation process and turned into pigment powder.
Due to fermentation process, the indigo pigment powder smells like fart. But don’t worry, the smell will not be attached to the end product.
Natural dye have softer colour and due to it’s nature, it hardly can ever be as dark/saturated as chemical dye.
Natural dyed batik requires special care to maintain it’s colour and longevity. Natural dyed batik doesn’t play well with harsh chemical/bleach and try to avoid direct sunlight for the drying process.
Visit our Batik 101 page to learn more about batik process