How to convert old, much-cherished, Javanese and Balinese batik sarongs into something useful in this year of pandemia? Memories of favorite fabrics from the past re-purposed into well-made masks? Why not? Dana Cooper, a Bermuda-based designer, suggested I call Pauline Lock at In Style USA in NYC’s garment district. Pauline said, “Let’s see what we can do….” […]
The Indonesian Consulate in NYC shot the YouTube video below on October 24, 2016 at the opening of the exhibition “The Storytelling Art of Bali.” I’d never seen it before today–October 21, 2020. It seems like an appropriate first post in the resurrection of this blog from almost four years in Tumblr purgatory…. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1lY9XVbYKQ
This blog has been ignored for way too long. The previous entry is almost four years old….