Machine Printed Primissima Cotton Batik is one of the newest addition to Batik Nudo’s website. Primissima Cotton is a type of cotton which has a superior quality and value compares to prima cotton. Primissima cotton is a very finely woven lightweight cotton material with denser weave than prima cotton. The excellent smooth surface allows all fabric painting technique, including batik. In general, batik printing with primissima cotton has a dimension of 2.40 m x 1.15 m and perfect to make any cotton batik clothing.
Our machine printed batik are made using industrial or homemade machines, therefore the production process itself is no longer traditional. Printed primissima cotton batik is usually printed only on one side of the fabric, therefore the resulting color often seems a bit duller in comparison to Stamp Printed or Hand Painted Batik which are dyed on both sides.
Another characteristic of Machine Painted Batik is the number of details and color that can be produced on a single piece of fabric using this method; all without a significant increase in production price. All of the Machine Painted Batik found nowadays are given colors using chemical fabric dye and therefore the colors is harder to fade over time compares to batik with natural dye. The pattern itself has a lot of variation, ranging from the old traditional batik pattern to more modern and contemporary pattern.
Machine Printed Batik is now the most popular batik type in Indonesia, the reason mainly because of the affordable price of the Printed Batik and also the compelling variation of colors and patterns that attracts younger people. Machine Print Batik fabric are usually made into uniforms because the batik can be produced in a larger batch and the computerized machines can maintain excellent consistency of the patterns and colors from one production batch to another.