img_6182-2 img_6181-22 sided contemporary bookmarks with Tongan Kupesis (motifs).

Medium and Materials used: Indigenous Tongo ink and soil paint on 100% Tapa.

Tapa: is made by beating the bark of the Tongan Mulberry tree for hours, until thin strips finally flatten and stretch out. These pieces are then joined together firmly to form a canvas like surface.
Tongo Ink: is made from the extracted  fluid of Mangrove bark. This fluid is boiled at various temperatures to get a variety of hues.
Price : on request.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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