Popular Crafts

The main pottery centres in Rajasthan are Jaipur, Sikar, Sawaimadhopur Ajmer,and Bharatpur, The artists of Jallore and Ahora districts are very...

Metal-casting is done by the community of nomadic craftsmen called malhores who move from place to place collecting old brass scrap and casting...

Tarkashi, a popular artform from Mainpuri in Uttar Pradesh, is primarily brass wire inlay work on wood. It was mainly used for khadaous (wooden...

Leather animals of Madhya Pradesh are famous and beautifully crafted. The artist first prepares the frame work with the use of iron wire and...

The Kalighat paintings were very popular form of art in the past. The popularity can be judged from the fact that they were they were replicated...