The motif is inspired by Aceh’s traditional architecture that has a short door, but quite spacious inside. It represents the personality of Aceh people who are always humble and patient. It also means that Aceh people are not easily open to strangers, conservative, but are very kind to anyone who is already familiar with them.
How to preserve Batik
Philosophical Meanings of Batik
If you want to meet the Batik artisans, we encourage you to visit and support Batik workshops in Indonesia. You may discover the local tourism that suits your preference!
Batik Production Process in Aceh
Batik production can take 1 month up to 2 years of working time depending on the purposes of the textile creation and the colour complexity. The Batik handwriting textile is generally made with 8 design steps, ranging from wax patterning to colouring process. The artists use Canting, as a tool to put hot melted wax on the cloth.
Overview of Aceh Province
Batik Villages in Aceh Province
Other Agrarian Motifs
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