Kalamkari Design Studio

Mumbai, India
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About Kalamkari Design Studio

The word Kalamkari literally means Pen-Work. A Persian word, it derives its name from Kalam meaning Pen and Kari meaning work.The art of Kalamkari is a kind of picturisation on cloth  – this multi purpose art form has evolved over a period of 3,000 years. The use of vegetable dyes is what makes this art form sober, elegant and rich.

Established since 1991, Kalamakari Design Studio brings to you the art of Kalamkari in the 21st century. Our aim is to raise awareness of this art form and make it accessible to people by presenting products which showcase its unique characteristics without tampering its originality. Our diverse selection of products are unique and beautiful examples of the achievements of the master craftsmen with whom we have a close relationship and to whom we provide an outlet enabling them to carry on a rich and ancient legacy.

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