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Weaving Luxury

Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 18:16

Aesthetics, artisanship, techniques and investment of time, make up for six yards of exclusivity, Radhi Parekh, Founder, Artisans tells Averil Nunes

Muslim artisans prepare effigies of Ravana

Last Updated: Monday, October 22, 2012, 20:47

In a reflection of Hindu-Muslim amity, Muslim artisans are giving final touches to Ravana`s effigies for Dusshera celebrations.

Artisans to turn designers, thanks to local NGO

Last Updated: Sunday, March 18, 2012, 19:31

Happy Hands Foundation, an organisation that works closely on artisan-support programmes, has launched an initiative - Artists-in-Residence - that gives artisans from the remote corners of the country to learn design aesthetic and improvise their work.

Shiela Dikshit bats for places like Dilli Haat

Last Updated: Monday, January 02, 2012, 21:36

In order to make Delhi a hub for arts and artisans, Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit is batting for more traditional arts and crafts bazaars.

Theme based model for welfare of artisans

Last Updated: Monday, July 25, 2011, 15:03

J&K government will prepare a theme-based development model for the welfare of artisans with a focus on community-centric initiatives.

Now, Muslim artisans making `kaanvars`

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 20:24

Continuing with a decades-old tradition, Muslim families here are becoming part of `Sawan` celebrations by making `Kaanvars`, the colourful pitchers used by Shiva devotees to carry holy water.

Call to Thanjavur plate artisans to go for GI registration

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 23, 2010, 19:52

Artisans involved in producing the world famous Thanjavur Art Plates should take advantage of the Geographical Indications registration accorded to the traditional craft.