Popular Crafts

Indian carpets feature a unique technique of matching different patterns in the centre of the design and are also known for their typical designs...

Lucknow, in Uttar Pradesh, was and is the centre of chikan embroidery, renowned for its timeless grace and its gossamer delicacy, a skill more...

The block print in Bagru is done mainly in beige, red and black. Shades of blue with much use of indigo blue dyeing processes is a characteristic...

Toy-making is a widely practised craft in Pondicherry where different materials are used in their production. Shell toys consist of large...

Sanjih is a ritualistic craft used in the worship of Lord Krishna. This craft involves the cutting of an intricate stencil depicting scenes from...