Let’s respect west java culture



Let’s respect west java  culture- In 8th June 2015 we have to join workshop about writing Aksara sunda. It was held by BADAN PERPUSTAKAAN DAN KEARSIPAN DAERAH, West Java Province. The Event take place at Jalan Soekarno Hatta No.629 Bandung. Participant of this event reach 200 people from many kinds education. We had studied with Mr. Edi Dolan, he usually caled EDO. It’s funny right, in javanese language DOLAN it means Playing. He was creator caligraphy, paint, and he loves many kinds of alphabet in the world.

First of all we have to learn about aksara sunda, it was really easy because every we have to meet aksara without vowel, it just dissapear with “pamaeh” sign. But it was different when we study about cacarakan sunda, if we meet aksara without vowel, it could be dissapear with “pasangan” . It was same with my study in Yogyakarta some years ago.


The partisipant very anthustiastic to join this event, it can be look from many question after this session. They are from many countries in west java and many kinds of proffesion. Start from Mr. Asep and Mrs.Uun, they are an old couple but they want to study about sundanese. Mr Asep same proffesion with Mr.Edo, they was art creator from java. Mr. Fahri from Sumedang, he was critical person as teacher in Junior High School. And many more.



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Facilities of this workshop start from booksheet, pen, pencil, eraser, Lunch, Snack and certificate. So it was enjoyfull for us study with discussion with other participation, it could add our knowledge beside writing methode. In the next year West Java province have an idea to make writing “aksara sunda”, this plan get applause from participans in the end of even. Let’s Respect or “Ngamumule” west java  culture, to be a honest people with neat attitude.


Fabric Center In Cigondewa Bandung



Fabric Center In Cigondewa Bandung– Cigondewa become one of fabric center in South Bandung, West Java, Indonesia. There are many kinds fabric, usually comes from factory as reject product or people call it “BS” Below  standard. There 2 kinds of public transportation to go  jalan cigondewa, Ciwastra-Cijerah and Cipatik-Tegalega. You can find some buy method in cigondewa, it can buy based on length or based on weight. The price has many variation based on fabric. We can buy BS Blanket with 40.000 rupiah. Or 3,6$. If we want to buy some garment trash in pieces, it just 35.000 rupiah per kg or 3,1$, but if the fabric not in pieces, it can reach 80.000 per kg or 7,2$.

They sell the fabric in beam or just put it become fabric mountain, it’s really enjoy to shopp there. there are many products in cigondewa start from denim, polo, velboa, kaos rayon, curtain, Chiffon, Printing fabric, batik, Brookat, satin, Twill, spandek, knitting yarn, bordir yarn, ext.

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in the Morning I look for reject fabric for my fabric evaluation task, it call “Bare”, i tried to walk until the end of the street and it was excited, but little bit tired. Addisional information for new comers, cigondewa have a long street, so my advice you must bring your motorcycle if you don’t want to take a walk.

Cigondewa has been giving us fabric knowledge. Especcialy for textile student. Beauty is the end of fabric procces, if there are fault in process, we know that how high or low of fabric quality must be determinded. Output depend with our skill to plan from materials until become fabrics.

It just not a piece of fabric, but there are many kinds planning behind the process to understand. So it can make us the real textile engineers

Let’s Recycle Our Plastic Bottle


Let’s recycle our Plastic Bottle- In the world many kinds of trash around us. Start from Tissue, Food warp, palstic and etc. We have to talking about platic, it contains polypropylne. It cause very difficult to dispart. So we are as student must pay attention about the world future.

In this occational, i will to give an example about how to recycle plastic bottle became a beautiful pencil case and milk box become beauty cotton case. so Check this out



Prepare All Plastic Bottle that you have collected




Cut carefully head of bottle with knive



So you have many bottle with wanted size.

You can add many kinds of decoration from flower, broken accesoris, Shiny Plastic, other trash or fancy yarn.


you can also use your milk cleanser or face tonic Bottle





Shiny Paper



You can use for Spidol case with red Effect


Milk Box


Use decoratif paper to cover  milk box, so you have beauty cotton case



Paper plastic from coconut water



Unique back side




You can cover the transparant bottle with unique back side off drink water





Or put some half knitted yarn in the side of bottle



or put doll in the outside bottle




or put bottle cap in the outside with cylinder glue





These are our product, so make your art, good luck…