Motif batik sidoarjo as education character

  • Purwita Chirnicalia Universitas Negeri Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia


Towards a new generation of better nation using character education through batik lesson not only about technique but also basic character of noble philosophy meaning. Character education in accordance with the law number 20 of 2003 on the national education system. Qualitative research, type of research in the field. Data presentation data, and decisions (verifikatif). The technique of data validity used is triangulation. The result of the research shows the motive of batik sidoarjo that can develop character, improvement and reinforcement in the learning of batik like the meaning of noble philosophy, patience, religious value, tolerance, discipline, hard work, creative, independent, and love. Sidoarjo batik motif as one of the cultural heritage needs to be strategically positioned, so that batik can strengthen the character of the Indonesian nation.