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Know Your Handicrafts- Pattachitra

Pattachitra Orissa Handicraft/Art   Pattachithra is a Sanskrit word, from the words, ?patta? meaning cloth and ?Chithra? meaning pictures. The artists were traditionally called Chithrakars. Stylistically, the Pattachithra resembles the old murals of that region, which date back to 5th … Continue reading

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Invitation card and workshop poster for April 2017 exhibition

Invitation card and workshop poster for April 2017 exhibition Dear Readers, Here is our exhibition and workshop poster for April 2017 2) Upcoming Workshop: DOWNLOAD Workshop details – April 2017   Join us on our FACEBOOK PAGE – Click here Did … Continue reading

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Know Your Handicrafts- Gond Painting II

Cont from part I  A Historical Perspective : This eponymous painting style is a folk/ tribal art form practiced by The Gond Tribes, largely from Madhya Pradesh. The word, ‘Gond’ comes from the Dravidian expression, Kond which means ‘the green … Continue reading

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Know Your Handicrafts – Gond Painting – I

  GOND PAINTING   Place of origin: Madhya Pradesh and its surrounding states. Earliest Recorded History – though no textual record exists, the origin of the art form can be traced back to Pre- Aryan era Genre: Art, Tribal. Traditionally … Continue reading

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Know Your Handicrafts : Phad Painting

    PHAD PAINTING Place of Origin: RAJASTHAN, 14th century Genre: Painting, Vegetable Dye on Cloth Technique: Usually done on khadi /canvas / cotton cloth. The material is first stiffened with starch made of boiled flour and glue and then … Continue reading

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There’s renewed interest in handlooms

Download to read the latest update across our Bulletin page: There’s renewed interest in handlooms: Click here to download the PDF and read Few other latest updates: http://brownpaperbag.in/mumbai/events/ http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/entertainment/honouring-indigenous-art/article8999696.ece http://www.thedailypao.com/event/ http://www.vervemagazine.in/arts-and-culture/10-traditional-crafts-to-get-at-the-paramparik-karigar-exhibition Press Release- Paramparik Exhibition- August 19th to 22nd 2016-World … Continue reading

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Paramparik Karigar exhibition in Mumbai on August 19,20,21,22, at WTC

Paramparik Karigar exhibition in Mumbai on August 19,20,21,22, at WTC Tribal Weave by Kapilo Mohonto  at Paramparik Karigar exhibition August 19,20,21,22, at WTC Sanganeri prints by Dhanopia at the Paramparik Karigar exhibition at WTC on 19,20,21,22 August. Maheshwari Saree by … Continue reading

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Invitation Card – August 2016 Mumbai Exhibition from Paramparik Karigar

  Invitation Card - August 2016 Mumbai Exhibition from Paramparik Karigar Exhibition and Sale: Traditional arts, crafts and textile exhibition in Mumbai (click on image below to enlarge)   WEBSITE link: http://paramparikkarigar.ngo/exhibitions.html Join us on Facebook – Paramparik Karigar Related post: Art & … Continue reading

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Art & Craft Workshops from Paramparik Karigar

Art & Craft Workshops from Paramparik Karigar Check out our forthcoming Art & Craft Workshops for an exciting, inspiring & interesting way to spend your day! http://paramparikkarigar.ngo/exhibitions.html Join us on Facebook  - Paramparik Karigar Did you like this? Share it … Continue reading

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Interview with Gurrupa Chetty and Niranjan Chetty on Kalamkari an art form from Andhra Pradesh

Interview with Gurrupa Chetty and Niranjan Chetty on Kalamkari an art form from Andhra Pradesh On Kalamkari: In Conversation with Jonnalagadda Gurappa Chetty We had the opportunity to speak to Jonnalagadda Gurappa Chetty who is a renowned kalamkari artist based … Continue reading

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