TIMESAUSTRALIA, BANYUWANGI – Batik On Pedestrian show which was held in Taman Blambangan Banyuwangi got so much attention from the people. Lots of model wearing various kind Batik with interesting designs on Friday (22/11/2019).
The models were taken from several students of local school from any range of age. They walked as if they were a true model who walked in the catwalk.
This event is a chain event of the Banyuwangi Batik Festival (BBF) which were held on the next day, Saturday (23/11/2019). On this day there were 60 models wearing their very own design of Batik.
"We just giving them some space to show their skill and talents in designing some of their own Batik clothes," The Head of Dekranasda Banyuwangi, a local craft community, Dani Azwar Anas said.
Still according to him this annual event was also intended to increase the community love upon Batik. This event was also to stimulate the willing of the youngsters especially who has a passion in designing to create more design from Batik.
A student of local middle shool of Banyuwangi Nuring Widi Tatwa (15) was so enthusiast to join the Batik On Pedestrian. "This is my first time to join this event, and I'm so proud to be able to wear and show my own design to the people," she said.(*)