This unique and exclusive batik painting on cotton is delicately hand drawn using the 'canting' and 'tulis' methods, whereby hot wax is flown decorously on the cotton cloth then vividly painted by the master batik artist, Dolah.
'Wau Bulan' or Moon Kites are traditional crescent shaped kites handmade by the Kelantanese in northen Malaysia. During windy season, these kite makers will go to the beach to show off their Wau Bulan by flying it up in the sky. Dolah has masterfully capture this precious moment using his artistic touch in this batik painting.
Using the “canting” method and a colourful palette, the artisan certainly has made this batik painting an attractive one.
The frame is not included and it is used for illustration purposes only.