Although Heather has been making batik for most of her life this intriguing process of wax-resist dyeing applied to cloth still continues to fascinate her; there are always new effects and techniques to explore. Using the finest primissima cotton from Java and a palette of lightfast fibre-reactive dyes, Heather constructs her batik paintings in many layers, working from light to dark and slowly building the finished scene. The result of this painstaking process is an image rich in subtly layered, soft colours, which often seem illuminated from within.

Size: 52cm x 40cm

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Evening, Whitby Harbour - Batik on Cotton BY Heather Gatt

Original Batik on Cotton

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