The art of Batik painting has its roots in antiquity. From time immemorial Indian artists have used this wax-resist technique to paint fascinating images on clothes. Batik refers to the art of dyeing fabric by using wax resist technique. Handmade designs are executed on cloth.
Then, specific areas of the cloth are covered with a dye-resistant substance to prevent them from absorbing colors, thereby giving shape to beautiful patterns. Since these patterns are actually drawn, rather than weaved, the artists have greater creative freedom. Along with beauty,
Batik painted fabric is also famous for durability.