Sunday, February 8, 2009

Brassware & Batik Handicraft : Wanisma Craft and Trading

Started by Was Ismail, a brassware businessman in about 50 years ago and inherited by his wife, a batik businesswoman who later bequeathed the business to their children.

The owner now is their son, Wan Mahadi bin Wan Ismail who continued the family business since 1980s’. Wanisma Craft and Trading has become the largest brassware enterprises in Terengganu and also in Malaysia.

brassware making process

another handicraft by Wanisma Craft : Batik Blok (block batik)

finished brassware products

products / Services offered
  • Brassware - betel nut chest (tepak sirih), cooking wares, teko, keris and other brassware for souvenirs
  • Batik crafts - batik sarong
  • Handicrafts made from screw pine leaves (mengkuang).

Contact details:

No. 32, Ladang Sekolah
Jalan Sultan Zainal Abidin
20000 Kuala Terengganu
Terengganu Darul Iman

Kilang Batik Kampung Gong Nangka,
Marang, Terengganu

Tel : 09 – 6223311 / 019 – 9837910
Fax : 09 - 6223311
email :
website :

by : Siti 'Aisyah Nadiah Hasdi
Practical Trainee
MATRADE Wilayah Timur


  1. thanks for the information about wanisma..
    i'm interest in brassware there..i want to know details about that but i couldn't find the website..can you help me?