Beautiful Batik Quilts ~ Need to add a little color to your life? What better way to do it than with a beautiful batik quilt! Batik fabrics are vibrantly decorated patterns that bring life and character to any quilt they are used in. Case in point, the photo that is attached shows a batik quilt that uses practically every color of the rainbow. It’s a usable work of art that everyone will kindly comment on when they see it.
Where do these wonderful batik fabrics and designs come from and what the heck does it even mean? Batik is a Javanese word that describes the dyeing techniques used to create the multi-colored designs. It’s these dyeing techniques that help create the random patterns on each batik fabric. As if that wasn’t cool enough, this dyeing process used to create a batiks is suspected to be more than a thousand years old! So when you are creating your batik quilt, remember these facts so you can share this new found knowledge with friends and family.
Batiks are not only useful, everyday items that you and your family will enjoy they are also rich in history, so enjoy creating your own batik today!