Posted on 9th Apr 2016
Each time is filled with a lot of color and prints. Here are a few images of what went on behind the scenes from blocks, printing, dyeing, and finally the party!
After our meeting with the artisans, we cooked and ate into the night.
Our day at a slum in New Delhi was very interesting but also very uncomfortable! The majority of the people who lived there are garbage collectors. As soon as we walked into this area, we saw that the people were living side by side with the the garbage, tied in 10 feet+ large white bags! [...]
Dastkar, an NGO, dedicated to the crafts society, sets up a bazaar in major Metropolitan cities like Bangalore, Mumbai, and Delhi. It’s definitely worth checking out this bazaar if you are interested in hand-made crafts and textiles from all over India! Moreover, they set up workshops all day at the Bazaar for anyone who is [...]
I have been strolling down memory lane and came across my old blog. I found some good shares for our new followers of ICHCHA. This is the first one, I thought I'd share - my day at a slum in New Delhi, India. Dated: April 2011:Our day at a slum in New Delhi was very [...]
I'd like to share all the crazy patterns and colors we came across during our trip, not only in India but Myanmar as well. I'll upload more tomorrow! Enjoy!