Mr. Yoga Suwarto on Festival Gebyar Batik Desa Wisata Yogyakarta 2015
Festival Gebyar Batik Desa Wisata Yogyakarta 2015 held on November 1st 2015 and took a place on Culture Village Prenggan Kotagede. A total Rp 18.5 billions. Been prepared for any participant to appreciate them. There are 15 participants from entire Yogyakarta.
Mr Yoga Suwarto from Gulurejo, Lendah, Kulonprogo, one of the participant positively participates and really concerning about Batik culture, he expect for this festival could introduces batik, especially Kulonprogo’s batik such as Batik Gebleg Renteng. Batik Gebleg Renteng is picturing marching Gebleg that been an identity of Kulonprogo.
Mr Yoga Suwarto depicting an farmer, farm cart and he also put the Renteng Gebleg it self. And he continue on coloring phase. Within Mr Barman a coloring batik specialist, he prepared 2 jars full with napthanol and paint.
First they soaked the Batik fabric on napthanol solvent before they drawn the fabric and put it into drained progress and they did repeat it twice to gain a bold yet strong character of color. After coloring progress he finally did presentation in front of adjudicators for adjudicating.
[Naskah: Gilang Braja, Editor: Rizky Pradana/Jogjatoday]
All photo by Gilang Braja & Rendy Kurniawan for jogjatoday.com