( DVD ).Batik (javan. "mbatik" = write with wax) is originally a textile originating from Indonesia, where patterns and ornaments crafted with liquid wax with a Tjanting designated as a tool to the fabric (cotton, linen, silk, etc.) recorded and therefore be covered, and therefore the subsequent dyeing of the substance in the dye not durchspült and thus retain their original color.
Alternatively, the wax technology nodes and come Abbindungen using cord, cable ties, wire or rubber for the application. Thinner substance can also verknotet. The patterns are targeted by affixing the Abbindungen.
Through multiple passes of Abbindungen in different pools can be color transitions.
Those with the procedure are also dyed textiles as batiks.