The Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry Of Textiles, Government Of India, is organising a Special Master Creations Crafts Mela, from 29th February to 9th March, at the Shilparamam Crafts Village. The 10-day exhibition cum sale crafts mela will have about 150 stalls featuring rare exhibits by national and state awardee craftsmen from all over the country, as below:
Madhubani Paintings from Bihar Phulkari Work from Punjab Tie & Die Printing and Beads from Rajasthan Zari Zuti from Haryana Worli Paintings and Leather Chappals from Maharashtra Stuffed Toys and Applique Work from Gujarat Lac Bangles and Leather Items from Madhya Pradesh Cut Glass Jewellery, Carpets, and Art Metal Work from Uttar Pradesh Jute & Kantha Embroidery from West Bengal Patta Chitra and Silver Filigree from Orissa Chittal Patti, Cane & Bamboo Articles and Dry Flowers from Manipur Woodcarving, Lacquerware, Kalamkari Carpets and Terracotta from South India
You also get to see artisans at work, creating paintings, embroidery etc. before your eyes. The entry charges for Shilparamam are Rs. 20 per adult and Rs. 10 per child. Please contact the venue at 2310-0455 for further details.