Beautifying the World of Bagru Fabric Printing

July 27th, 2017

Rajasthan is one such state in India that has abundance of art and craft. In fact, the scenario is such that it has the power to shine like a star and take people back into the traditional lifestyle of Rajputana. Though, Rajasthan is famous for a variety of handicrafts like wooden architecture, marble furniture colorful craftsmanship and printing techniques; still, the talks are more for fabric printing from the world of princely region. Laced with numerous printing techniques, one of the prominent to check out is Bagru Fabric Printing....

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Styles in Kalamkari Work

Use of Extensive Colors and Styles in Kalamkari Work

July 19th, 2017

There are many art styles which influence a person’s choice; but the one colorful art form that comes in to the mind spreading wide variety of colors and designs is Kalamkari work. Represented by Kalam (Pen) on one side and Kari (Art work) on other, it is splendidly beautiful. This painting form is supposed to be coined almost 3000 years ago at the time of Mohan-jo-daro, Harappa and Indus valley Civilization. Kalamkari art work had been known for its beautiful patterns on Hindu Mythologies such as stories of Mahabharata and Ramayana, episodes of Goddesses slaying devils, images of other gods and many more....

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