Khatwa

Khatwa Khatwa cut work

 

Resist + kantha
Resist dye blockprint with cotton kantha stitching

 

Tree of Life Quilt

March 24, 2010

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145cm x 223cm

Khatwa (Applique) Cushions

December 2, 2009

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Khatwa is reverse applique in which a layer of
cloth is attached to a base cloth. The top layer has
incisions that are folded and stitched down. This
reveals the pattern with the colour of the base
cloth.