Seattle Skyline Wall Art

Patch Work, India
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The distinctive Seattle, USA skyline featuring the structure called the space needle in this wall hanging has been created in hues of green against a silver-grey background. In what is an example of the art of patchwork that originated in the Indian state of Rajasthan, several pieces of embroidered cloth in green, grey, and brown colours are artistically composed to form the shapes of the various high-rises. Patchwork is a technique that has mundane origins as a method of adding life to old and overused clothes through the addition of patches. The possibilities inherent in using multi-coloured patches in combinations, has over time promoted this technique to a much-loved art form used all over the world.

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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: 93.5
    Width: 155.
    Height: 2
    Weight(gm):9770.0000
    Craft : Patch Work
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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