Tokat Woodblock Printing - 271 Words
Tokat Woodblock printing
“TOKAT YAZMA” is made with “WOODBLOCK PRINTING” in Tokat, Turkey.
'Yazma' is the name given to the application of designs to textiles either directly with a brush, or using a wooden mold on which the design has been carved in relief (woodblock), or in combination. The latter is known as 'block-printing' in the West.
The major centers for this art in the Ottoman period were Amasra, Bartin, Diyarbakir, Gaziantep, Hatay, Istanbul, Kastamonu, Tokat, Yozgat and...
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