Scarf from silk, handpainted beauty
2016-04-05 - This silk scarf is a true piece of art made by Makilez from Haiti. Makilez first created the design on white silk using liquid resisting wax. With a brush she added bright colours to her painting. Result: an extraordinary silk scarf, signed by its artisan.
Makilez is one of the artists from the Atis Fanm Matènwa women’s group in Haiti. The women get their inspiration from their culture, voodoo religion, bible, and the flora and fauna of their country.
Take a detailed look at this exquisite silk scarf, painted and signed by Makilez.
Colour: blue and green
Soft: 7 out of 10
Supple: 8 out of 10
Thick: 2 out of 10
Dimensions: 15 by 70 inches
Weight: 1 ounce
Price: £ 68.50
Artists from Atis Fanm Matènwa