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This batik is a hand-stamped cap-sleeved womens shirt. I carve my stamps out of wood, and use them to stamp hot wax on item which protects the cloth from dye. I began with a white shirt that I dyed blue, then I stamped it to protect the blue. Then I dyed it black, which turned a charcoal grey. The stamp is an Adinkra symbol from the Ashanti nation (Ghana). It means "the Supremacy of God."

*free shipping in the US*

Pit to pit: 24 in. (48 in bust)
Neckline to bottom of shirt: 24. in.

COLORS: Because I mix my own dyes for each item, my descriptions of colors are approximate. However, the photos represent the colors quite well.

SIZES: All items are upcycled clothing, much of which did not have a size tag or brand label. The size given is approximate. Please go by the measurements provided.

COMMISSIONS: I am happy to take commissions of individual items or bulk (20 batik t-shirts, for example). However, the items will not be made until mid-August when I am back in Africa. Shipping will cost a bit more.

NO RETURNS unless I have misrepresented item in listing.

INTERNATIONAL: Contact me if you would like to arrange international shipping.

Linen Batik Womens Cap Sleeve Shirt, XXL hand-stamped Adinkra symbol, Blue, Grey, Charcoal,


  • Handmade item
  • Materials: linen, dyes
  • Only ships within United States.
  • Feedback: 13 reviews
  • Favorited by: 14 people