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Tonga Textiles

Horizontal Green Guinea Fowl Batik

This piece of batiked fabric is perfect as a table runner or wall art. Handmade in Zimbabwe it measures 56 by 15 inches.

Zimbabwean artists have long been renowned for their batiks. Whether it is a wall hanging or a wallet, the brilliant patterns and intricate designs of the batik clearly illustrates the artists’ talent. Cotton material is stamped with wax and painted or dipped in dye. The dye is set in a water bath and the wax lifted from the material using boiling water and hot irons. Each piece is exquisitely handmade and reflects the quality and beauty of Zimbabwe.

Meet the Maker : Tonga Textiles
Set in the heart of Tynwald Industrial Park in Harare, Zimbabwe, Tonga Textiles is comprised of a dedicated team of artisans. Through art, we believe... read more