close-up of a wayang kulit leather puppet in the making - freshly cut, still without colours and painting - Yogyakarta, island Java, archipelago of Indonesia, September 2011

close-up of a wayang kulit leather puppet in the making - freshly cut, still without colours and painting - Yogyakarta, island Java, archipelago of Indonesia,  September 2011. Each ornament has a specific meaning (symbolizing for example water,fire, air or magic powers), this way traditional forms have to be followed precisely
close-up of a wayang kulit leather puppet in the making - freshly cut, still without colours and painting - Yogyakarta, island Java, archipelago of Indonesia, September 2011. Each ornament has a specific meaning (symbolizing for example water,fire, air or magic powers), this way traditional forms have to be followed precisely