In the Kutch, materials such as mud and mirrors are magically fashioned into one of the region’s most unique crafts – Lippan Kaam. Decorating walls and other spaces into shimmering works of art, Lippan is now being used in creative and contemporary ways
Somewhere in the grand Bidar Fort in Karnataka lies a secret buried underground. It’s what makes the craft we know as ‘Bidriware’ – silver inlay work on black metal – just so exquisite. Catch the story of Bidri art and we’ll introduce you to some medieval wizardry
The Vankars of Bhujodi in Kutch weave the magical story of their heritage into the shawls, stoles and blankets they make. Follow the highs and lows of their craft, and its resurrection, thanks to initiatives that celebrate this special community of weavers
You are probably familiar with the Dancing Girl of Mohenjo-daro but have you ever wondered how such a delicate work of art was made 4,000 years ago? Incredibly, the technique survives to this day, in a craft we know as ‘Dhokra’. Here’s its riveting story.