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Ondel-ondel batik: A trademark of Jakarta

  • A worker prints batik with an ondel-ondel motif. JP/Endro Prakoso

    A worker prints batik with an ondel-ondel motif. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • The bronze patterns show motifs of ondel-ondel and Abang-None (Master and Miss), which are the specialty of Batik Terogong. JP/Endro Prakoso

    The bronze patterns show motifs of ondel-ondel and Abang-None (Master and Miss), which are the specialty of Batik Terogong. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • Wax is the main substance in batik making. JP/Endro Prakoso

    Wax is the main substance in batik making. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • Women living in the Terogong area work as batik writers. JP/Endro Prakoso

    Women living in the Terogong area work as batik writers. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • Two women create batik using heated wax. JP/Endro Prakoso

    Two women create batik using heated wax. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • A woman draws a batik motif using the canting (copper pen filled with heated wax). JP/Endro Prakoso

    A woman draws a batik motif using the canting (copper pen filled with heated wax). JP/Endro Prakoso

  • The ondel-ondel motif is one of the favorites among buyers. JP/Endro Prakoso

    The ondel-ondel motif is one of the favorites among buyers. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • A visitor creates her own batik motif. JP/Endro Prakoso

    A visitor creates her own batik motif. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • A Japanese visitor creates an orangutan motif. JP/Endro Prakoso

    A Japanese visitor creates an orangutan motif. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • Students come to buy some batik. JP/Endro Prakoso

    Students come to buy some batik. JP/Endro Prakoso

  • Siti Laila, who established the Batik Terogong business years ago, shows off some of the motifs in her workshop. JP/Endro Prakoso

    Siti Laila, who established the Batik Terogong business years ago, shows off some of the motifs in her workshop. JP/Endro Prakoso

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