TUMERIC DYING

—- Each Step Of Process —- Do By Hand — Solar Energy Made — By- Fibre2Fashion —

 

TURMERIC DYEING …  

 

 

Introduction

In recent years the usage of natural dyes and colors for fabric dyeing has witnessed its …

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EZ Steps To FABULOUS ... Handcrafted Incense

ALL YOU NEED TO CRAFT EXOTIC INCENSES … BASIC-TO-ADVANCED CRAFTING  …

Rediscover how to make organic, handcrafted incense in the traditional way, but fit fir the 21st century; by using fine natural incense resins, woods and herbs.

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THE ESSENCE OF CRAFTING

 

PASTIME & PROFESSION       —      by:   Wikipedia.org Staff Writers

A craft is a pastime or a profession that requires particular skills and knowledge of skilled work. In a historical sense, particularly as pertinent to the Middle A…

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Ethnic Craft from India ---- Pattachitra

    BY:    Kasturi Mishra
India is called as a mysterious land in the world, likewise Orissa (one of the provinces of India) is famous for its beaches, temples and crafts. Famous for the beauty and craftsmanship of Konark, Jagannath, Lingaraja and i…

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PAPER-MACHE WALL ART

         BY:   Jonni Good

 

A few months ago, I contacted Jonni, a paper-mache specialist, for advice about the physical integrity of the paper mache pieces I’d been working on. No one wants to see months of work slowly rot from the inside…

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FINDING INTERESTING ... Arts and Crafts

   By The Crafts Library
Interested in the intricacy and detail of arts and crafts? Online you find woodcarvings, raffia works, jewelry, painting, leather works, metalworks, furniture, musical instruments. Many of these works are old traditional cra…

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HANDMADE TURMERIC DYEING

Turmeric Dye

—- Each Step Of Process —- Do By Hand — Solar Energy Made — By- Fibre2Fashion —   TURMERIC DYEING …       Introduction In recent years the usage of natural dyes and colors for fabric dyeing has witnessed its revival due to hazardous experience due to effects of synthetic dyes and chemicals. The natural dyes are eco-friendly, harmless and non-toxic in nature. Also, the usage of renewable sources of energy in textile and apparel industry has been increased due to many advantages associated with it. Solar energy usageRead More


EZ Steps To FABULOUS … Handcrafted Incense

Handmade Incense

ALL YOU NEED TO CRAFT EXOTIC INCENSES … BASIC-TO-ADVANCED CRAFTING  … Rediscover how to make organic, handcrafted incense in the traditional way, but fit fir the 21st century; by using fine natural incense resins, woods and herbs. Incense making is meditative, enjoyable, a way to exercise creativity. It’s simple, inexpensive and awakens us to the pleasures of earth’s aromatic treasures and our interconnection with nature. Create recipes that greet the rising sun with a clean and invigorating aroma; entertain guests with exotic fragrances; purify indoor spaces; enhance dream activity; relax withRead More


THE ESSENCE OF CRAFTING

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  PASTIME & PROFESSION       —      by:   Wikipedia.org Staff Writers A craft is a pastime or a profession that requires particular skills and knowledge of skilled work. In a historical sense, particularly as pertinent to the Middle Ages and earlier, the term is usually applied to people occupied in small-scale production of goods, or their maintenance, for example by tinkers. The traditional terms craftsman and craftswoman are nowadays often replaced by artisan and rarely by craftsperson (craftspeople). Development from the past until today Historically, craftsmenRead More


Ethnic Craft from India —- Pattachitra

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    BY:    Kasturi Mishra India is called as a mysterious land in the world, likewise Orissa (one of the provinces of India) is famous for its beaches, temples and crafts. Famous for the beauty and craftsmanship of Konark, Jagannath, Lingaraja and innumerable other temples, Orissa owns a striking selection of decorative and utilitarian arts and crafts which still lives in the creative imagination and skill of her craftsmen. Orissa has been rightly called Utkala or the land of exquisite arts. Pattachitra (an ethnic art form) defines Orissa bestRead More


PAPER-MACHE WALL ART

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         BY:   Jonni Good   A few months ago, I contacted Jonni, a paper-mache specialist, for advice about the physical integrity of the paper mache pieces I’d been working on. No one wants to see months of work slowly rot from the inside out, so I turned to the person who’s work had inspired me to take my own approach to paper mache. During our correspondence, Jonni saw photo documentation of the process I was developing and kindly asked me to write a guest post for herRead More


FINDING INTERESTING … Arts and Crafts

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   By The Crafts Library Interested in the intricacy and detail of arts and crafts? Online you find woodcarvings, raffia works, jewelry, painting, leather works, metalworks, furniture, musical instruments. Many of these works are old traditional crafts, yet continue to be made by craftspeople and artisans in multiple countries. You can find African masks, abstract paintings. a wide array of crafts.   From Africa, you find raffia works of 100% raffia, a natural product obtained from the raffia palm. There is handcrafted jewelry in leather and metal. Metalwork includes brassRead More