At - Paschim Patty, PO - Kirnahar, Dist - Birbhum, PIN - 731302, (W.B.)
Award: State Government Award, National Award - 1970, Shilp Guru Award - 2004, Certificate of Merit
"Shola, the soft white core of the Shola plant (the Indian cork) is cut into thin slices which can be fashioned into sheets, cubes, cones and slices which can be further moulded into various forms and shapes The craftperson engarves or paints over these. to create his pieces. uses two methods to create his pieces"