Case study

  • Case study
    • Art: Kalamkari

    • Tisser Products
      • Dupatta
      • Saree
      • Stole
      • Hand Painting

    • Place :East Godavari : district ,Telanagana : state

    • Photos :


    • Tisser Description:
    • Our Master Artist Shrivasaluin Kalamkari have created these customized silk dupatta with abstract hand painting only for Tisser. We have a wonderful way of communication as he does not understand English or Hindi language. His college going daughter supports as an interpreter. Explore this art and appreciate its artist.

    • General Description of the art :
    • Kalamkari or Qalamkari is a type of hand-painted or block-printed cotton textile, produced in parts of India. The word is derived from the Persian words kalam (pen) and kari (craftmanship), meaning drawing with a pen. The craft made at Machilipatnam in Andhra Pradesh, evolved with patronage of The Mughals and theGolconda sultanat . There are two distinctive styles of kalamkari art in India - one, the 'Srikalahasti' style and the other, the Machalipatnam style of art. The Srikalahasti style of Kalamkari, wherein the "kalam" or pen is used for free hand drawing of the subject, and filling in the colours is entirely hand worked