The traditional dress in central region of Uganda is very interesting in terms of variation of color yet it remains with the same design. On every function in Uganda, this dress is hard to miss. I have always come up paintings showing this variety and this is my latest.
Batik art is a resist method of dyeing and decorating fabric. A resist is anything that cannot allow dyes through. I use hot wax as my resist on cotton fabric. It's about patience which in the end is rewarded as the wax is removed and the masterpiece is revealed. This page shows this journey, my journey in batik. Enjoy