Deer Motif Patchwork

Patch Work,

India

TKINJAFAWA0000018

A little over seven feet in height and four kilos in weight, this is an elegant wall hanging of a deer's likeness. It features an artistically composed Patchwork of embroidered cloth in multicolour that enliven the neutral grey backdrop. Patchwork originated in Rajasthan as a utilitarian way of increasing the life of old clothes. In Patchwork, the joints are overlaid by strips of coarse yarn. These strips perform two important functions:one is that they conceal the underlying stitches. The other function is highlighting the individual shapes of cloth and creating the visual effect that is really the heart of Patchwork.

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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.

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    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 ...

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    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 88.5
    Width: 69
    Height: 2
    Weight(gm):4280.0000
    Craft : Patch Work
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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