Cotton pillow "Galia Girl"
Ancient vybiika hand printing technique interpreted in the modern way embodied in the handcrafted soft toy
Material: cotton (viscose), print paint, filler holofiber
Technique: vybiika hand printing
Size: custom made
The paint is applied on the hand carved cliche. Using the cliche an artisan forms the pattern on the item surface.
Color: dark blue, blue, red, green, violet, orange
Recommendations for care: hand wash at the temperature of 30 C °
Size: 42-43 cm
Manufacturing: 3-5 days
Handmade cotton pillow is a symbol of traditional Ukrainian woman beauty decorating your home interior and adding relined notes to it. Handcrafted textile toy is made of natural cotton and filled with holofiber. Creating designer throw pillows, the artist has used traditional Ukrainian vybiika hand printing technique that has engendered in India and came to Ukraine more than 1 thousand years ago. The craftsman has interpreted this technique in the modern way and used special linoleum instead of wood to create patterns. After that these patterns are covered with print paint by hands of the craftsman and printed on the textile pieces with an old printing press. Nowadays, few craftsmen use this ancient technique, so that handiwork made in this technique is exclusive and unique. Discover the beauty of ancient Ukrainian vybiika hand printing art with handmade soft toy!