Sunday, January 23, 2011

The Art of Batik 巴迪蜡染艺术 ...


Penang Batik Factory 
槟城巴迪蠟染布厂 ...

Teluk Bahang, Penang
槟城巴漢海灣 ...



Batik. an exquisite Malay textile and art form ..



This hand-painted Batik is a very unique Product of the Penang Island ...



with these simple painting tools ...



resulted in amazing colors ...



and grace ...



All done under this almost 40 year old wooden structure ...

20 comments:

Traveling Hawk said...

Thank you, Wong, for showing us these photos. Those patterns and colors are wonderful. I even may sense the material on the skin...

Wersemei said...

Un extraordinario trabajo. PIntar en tela es un arte maravilloso. Gracias por compartirlo amigo.
Besos.

Laura.M said...

Preciosas pinturas en tela Wong.
Buen fin de semana.Saludos.Laura

Patrick Lucas said...

very amazing !! well done Wong

Chwile... said...

W takich warunkach powstają przepiękne rzeczy. Współczuję tym bezimiennym artystą. Twoje zdjęcia przypomniały mi, że mogłabym coś wykonać tą techniką. Dawno nic nie malowałam.
Pozdrawiam.

Celia na Italia said...

Beautiful work!

A Brit in Tennessee said...

How absolutely splendid !
The colors are breathtakingly beautiful....
Thank you for sharing with us.
~Jo~

Mama-Bug said...

What beautiful colors on the material, they do a spectacular job.

calendula62 said...

I love the first foto.
Colours are fantastic!!!!!

Costea said...

Great work, we see that artists are drawings of passion...

teca said...

A beautiful art, dear!
Wonderful shots!

Hugs from Brasil.

Eyeliquor said...

Nice of you to bring this Penang Batik Factory into the spotlight :)
Patterns and fabric are beautiful!
I like the image of the "simple painting tools"..wonderful blue color of the two cups,sitting on the wooden bars!
Nice Tour Wong!

ρομπερτ said...

It is said, that humankind is intelligent because of having hands. Your photography an impressive proof of that. Please have you all a good Sunday.

Jorge Muñoz said...

Wonderful study, Wong; and as always such great photography. I always look forward to your entries.

Birdman said...

Beautiful photo essay today.

Randy said...

These are so beautiful. Such graceful artwork.

Rómulo Vela Cervantes said...

Hola amigo!!! Te escribo aquí en tu blog para desearte un feliz año 2011!!! Un fuerte abrazo!!!

Arnaud said...

Impressive !

Marcos Muñoz said...

excelente trabajo, muy bonito el colorido. Un saludo.

Two Tigers said...

Beautiful!