The thing about batik fabric is that each fabric is truly unique. We scour the world for examples of this art form. Don't wait for summer weather. Here in Santa Cruz, CA, it's time for batik and Hawaiian prints all year long! Batik fabric is the oldest form of resist dying, true batik fabric is made from using wax to create resists on the fabric to create a look that is truly unique. When the wax cracks during the dying process the dye will seep into the cracks creating lovely veins and streaks of color. Batik fabric is basically the super artsy version of tie-dye. This selection of batik fabric features everything from leaves and flowers to stripes and geometrics. It's all about the art. Use these cotton batiks for clothing, quilts, crafts, home décor, and whatever your heart desires. We know you'll love these fabrics. They are our gift to you.