Deer Patchwork Decor

Patch Work,

India

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In this eye-catching wall hanging, a proud barasingha, or Indian swamp deer, poses for the maker against a turquoise coloured backdrop. This piece of wall décor is a beautiful example of the Rajasthani art of Patchwork, a technique in which a maker first imagines the final shape, then joins separate pieces of embroidered cloth together to realise the vision. One characteristic of the technique is that the lines of overlap between the pieces get covered by a strip of coarser yarn; that highlights each piece as well as hides the stitches.

₹10,600
Typically delivered within 7 days
  • 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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    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: 104
    Width: 99
    Height: 2
    Weight(gm):6465.0000
    Craft : Patch Work
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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