Matadewi Handpainted Modern Batik Silk Sarong | Anthurium in Pink
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CRAFTY. Art-to-wear. Mesmerizing impressionist handpainting of massive anthurium using modern batik technique on silk. A timeless treasure, enjoy it as a sarong or oversized scarf - or treat it as an art, hang it, preserve it. Matadewi takes 7 days or more to complete one sarong where artisans hand wax and hand color with extraordinary brushmarks using cotton and bamboo stick.
Size: WIDTH 43in | 109cm. LENGTH 56in | 144cm.
EARTHY. Colors from nontoxic dyes. Washable 100% silk, medium-weight, biodegradable.
Care to Last: cold wash with mild detergent, air dry or low-heat, or dry clean. Mend when torn.
GIVING: Together we support the livelihood of small artisan communities.
About the Brand: MATADEWI. Ratna, a steadfast Balinese woman, built Matadewi in 1990 as a home-based batik handpainting and apparel-making studio. Surviving numerous crisis including the recent Covid-19 pandemic attests to her sought-after beautiful and long-lasting work. Slow craftsmanship using only non-toxic materials that are non-harmful to her family, her artisans and nature is the only way she would operate.
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