Category: Artisan

Decorating Kantha
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Decorating Kantha

talknstory- September 7, 2020

USES OF KANTHA Kantha is a unique stitch embroidery technique famous for producing simple quilts. Kantha stitching uses embroidery thread or pearl cotton stitch. In ... Read More

Introduction to Kantha
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Introduction to Kantha

talknstory- September 7, 2020

INTRODUCTION TO KANTHA Kantha is a word that's derived from a Sanskrit language word “kontha” which suggests rags, that evolved from the providence of rural girls within the Bengali region of the Indian sub-continent. Kantha could be a sort of embroidery craft within the Indian regions of the Asian country, significantly ... Read More

Introduction to Block Printing
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Introduction to Block Printing

talknstory- September 7, 2020

What is Block Printing? Woodblock printing or block printing could be a technique for printing text, pictures or patterns used widely throughout East Asia and originating in China in antiquity as a technique of printing on textiles and later paper. As a technique of printing on fabric, the earliest living examples from China date to before 220 AD. Woodblock printing existed in Tang China throughout ... Read More

JOURNEY OF KANTHA
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JOURNEY OF KANTHA

talknstory- August 30, 2020

What is Kantha? Kantha is a classical type of embroidery done on the different types of clothes, which native to eastern South Asia, in particular, ... Read More

What is Block Printing
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What is Block Printing

talknstory- June 17, 2020

 Complete Process of Block Printing Earlier were the days where people were very fond of getting their clothes hand sewn and stitched. Now with the ... Read More