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DRUM SOUNDS BATIK


This batik was meant to add freshness to my batik art. Instead of the usual cow-hide skin for the Ugandan drum, I intentionally put them in clothing for a modern look. The different design in the clothing is for the different sound from each drum. The camouflage background and strips of curtain provide a little hint to hip hop life of a modern youth. This painting bridges the gap between modern and classical lifestyles in Uganda and Africa.

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Places said…
I don't know if it is batik itself or the story behind, what makes your work so interesting!

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