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Kuba Cloth #11 - Just Africa Art Gallery and Retail Shop - Buy Handcrafted Art and Gifts from a Reputable Art Dealer

Today it’s gonna be the African Kuba Cloth that I’ve only discovered recently. Kuba cloths are African tribal fabrics that are… View Post

strips are sewn into large panels  - fabric panels are dyed by soaking in decoctions of leaves and bark  - patterns of clay-rich mud are applied with sticks and brushes; one mud-application and one dye-bath are required for each successive shade of color.

strips are sewn into large panels - fabric panels are dyed by soaking in decoctions of leaves and bark - patterns of clay-rich mud are applied with sticks and brushes; one mud-application and one dye-bath are required for each successive shade of color.

Africa | Kuba cloth from the DR Congo | Raffia and vegetable dye

Kuba Cloth from DR Congo, Handwoven, Handstitched, with Applique and Embroidery.

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