Dance Motif Patchwork

Patch Work,

India

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This abstract piece of art beautifully captures a dancer's grace. Created using patches of embroidered cloth in multicolours and set off with great contrast against the rich green background, this piece of wall decor weighs in at six kilos and is almost six feet by eight feet in area. Patchwork is an art and technique that originated in Rajasthan as a utilitarian way of extending the lifespan of old clothes, then grew in stature until it became a beloved art form.

₹9,300
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  • Heritage
  • Contemporary

Initially this craft was only made for weddings as a symbol of good luck and wealth but gradually people took this up as a craft form in its own. Developments in the craft witnessed the making of wall art pieces and other modern products.

  • Process of Making

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    Process of Making

    A cotton fabric is pasted with the help of atta glue on the floor. The cloth is properly stretched and pasted in order to avoid any sort of creases. The designs are then traced using a tracing wheel and carbon paper. This done only when the patches are to be pasted in a specific manner. They are also done when specific surface ornamentation or embellishment is done on the product apart from just putting patches together. The patches are then pasted in the required order and design. Mostly large ...

  • Anatomy of the Product

    Process of Making

    Anatomy of the Product

    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 103.5
    Width: 68
    Height: 2
    Weight(gm):6180.0000
    Craft : Patch Work
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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