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Natural Dye

The following natural dye are used for weaving.

Ebony Fruit

Lac

Indigo

Prohoot

Chat Leaves

Chongreak

Annatto seeds

Weaving Textbook “Khmer Weaving"

Khmer weaving skills and traditiions are in the hands of skillfull weavers and not many records of the work and products.  In order to develop  training  manual and keep the record of weaving skills, it has been developed through our weaving trainings.

In 2008, the weaving textbook has been published in Khmer language and actively used for trainings and mobile workshops.  It shows the whole process of weaving with many photos. Many ikat patterns of graduates’ works are also recorded in it.