African batik fabric, cotton print. Ghana ethnic Adinkra print fabulous for clothing, head wraps, interiors, quilting, and general crafts. Preshrunk hand-dyed and printed, with two ethnic ‘Adinkra’* symbols
One of the best quality you can find. Purchased directly from the makers (3 generations of a family) who have a reputation for quality.
quantities of more than one will be sent as a continuous piece
One yard, with a width of approx 44 inches wide
Stunning custom colours which wash really well.
100% cotton fabric that is easy to work with
Genuine, hand-dyed & printed African batik made in Ghana (not the cheaper, inferior imports destroying livelihoods in Africa!!!)
*Adinkra are visual symbols from the Akan tribes of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire in West Africa. They represent concepts, original thoughts, and popular proverbs in easily memorable form. They’re also a record of historical events and express traditional attitudes
The two used in the cloth are:
Hye wo Nhye – symbol of endurance
Wawa Aba – see of the Wawa tree: inspiration to be strong and persevere
Black, Red, Navy