Althought Central Java is the centre of Javanese Batik, the design evolves according to the part of the region where it is manufactured. We are introducing the different kind of designs which are related to the usage in the day-to-day life as well as in the celebrations and finaly their characteristics by location as Yogyakarta, Surakarta or Solo, Pekalongan and Indramaju.
Kawung Prabu motif from Yogyakarta
There is two main kind of batik designs: geometric and non-geometric.
Classified under the geometric designs are
Diagonal or Parang motif
- Squares, rectangles crosses or Ceplok
- and Kawung
Weaving or Limar motifs
and the non-geometric: