Popular Crafts

Warlis are tribals who live in Thane district in the hinterland of Maharashtra, in simple dwellings of clay and reed plastered with cowdung....

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

Khurja in Uttar Pradesh is famous for ceramic pottery. The pottery, done with relief work, uses earth colours like orange, brown, and terracotta,...

The trunk of the Banana tree when treated properly gives this fine natural fibre. This craft of Banana fibre is slowly gaining in popularity and...

This kind of pottery falls under the glazed pottery category. The colours are shades of blue and brown with which designs are done on white or...