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Renowned ceramic artist Jyotsna Bhatt passes away

July 11, 2020 9:50 pm

Known to be one of India's best-known ceramic artists, Baroda-based Bhatt breathed her last on July 11, two days after she suffered a stroke.

Can Kashmir's crafts survive the lockdown?

May 06, 2020 3:50 pm

More than 35,000 papier mache artisans in Kashmir are scalding under a prolonged, double lockdown.

Continuing the Thread

October 16, 2018 12:22 pm

Delhi Crafts Council honoured Tripura weaver Smriti Rekha Chakma for her skill and use of natural colours.

Making the Past Perfect

February 12, 2014 11:52 pm

A show that honours craftsmen and contemporary designers exhibits more than 300 products made in India for a global audience.

A place where Handicrafts come alive

October 07, 2010 2:28 am

Stooping down,northern Ireland shooter Hugh Stewart keenly watches Mohammad Yusuf chip away at a silver plate on the lawns of the Games Village.

As parties analyse Ayodhya verdict,craftsmen look for job opportunity

October 03, 2010 10:33 am

There had been some 50 to 80 artisans working on a daily basis,carving slabs of pink sandstone.


Textile exhibition celebrates sustainable crafts heritage with support from royal Indian families

May 05, 2021 1:47 pm

Called Karkhana Chronicles II, the online textile exhibit celebrates sustainability through heritage craft and opens a conversation on the revival of traditional knowledge and practices in the Indian fashion industry

In pictures: One of Srinagar's oldest craftsmen tells us of the art of carving wood

February 16, 2021 4:19 pm

While local residents -- and people who have been to the city and met him personally -- are aware of Dar's craft, he is enjoying a sudden resurgence in this popularity, ever since his pictures went viral on social media recently