Cane, Bamboo, Grass, Fibre of Orissa

Like any other state Orissa also produces wide variety of cane bamboo items. This art is totally derived from nature and are free from chemicals and are environmentally friendly. The high- tensile strength of bamboo and easy to mould in any shape qualities have made it very popular for architectural uses. These artists give shape to many household items such as baskets, rice and vegetable strainers and brooms. Designer items such as furniture, racks are also in vogue. Bamboo has a great specialty";" it does not require much of maintenance as once in a year wood polishing is sufficient for its longevity.