Yellow Metropolis Art

Patch Work,

India

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Channelling the energy and colours of Gustav Klimt's painting The Kiss, this is an ode, a love poem, to the power of the metropolis. Depicting high-rises through the use of vibrant yellow and highlights of red against a backdrop of royal blue, this is patchwork art. This art form originated in Rajasthan as a means to make clothes last longer. People would collect discarded pieces of embroidery from tailors and patch together their clothes. It is now an acknowledged art form used to produce decorative articles.

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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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    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 ...

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    Process of Making

    Anatomy of the Product

    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 71
    Width: 158
    Height: 2.5
    Weight(gm):7425.0000
    Craft : Patch Work
    Colour : Multi Coloured
    Placement : Wall

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