Elephant showpiece - Blue Floral Papier Mache handicraft

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Papier Mache

Every Papier Mache toy being handmade presents itself with a refreshing sense of rarity. This hand-moulded Kashmiri elephant portrays the artistic genius of the craftsman. With a truly Kashmiri colour palette, the elephant is a symbol of the regional vernacular. The use of blue and green creates a striking sense of balance, adding elegance to any living room.

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True craftsmanship deserves an appreciative platform, encouraging each persistent artisan to continue their timeless legacy - in this case, the art of Papier Mache. The artisans of Srinagar valley's Papier Mache are masters of converting something as trivial as paper pulp into revered gems of handiwork. With the passage of generations, this art form is suffering a slow death due to an acute lack of awareness and the complexities of modern societies.

Every Papier Mache toy being handmade presents itself with a refreshing sense of rarity. This hand-moulded Kashmiri elephant portrays the artistic genius of the craftsman. With a truly Kashmiri colour palette, the elephant is a symbol of the regional vernacular. The use of blue and green creates a striking sense of balance, adding elegance to any living room.

It is often said that gifts mean the most when they're heartfelt. What better way to send across this message than with handmade art? Indeed, handicraft represents the suppressed voices of today's India. Using a plethora of regionally influenced patterns, the artisans of Papier Mache dedicate weeks to finish a single toy, making this artefact all the more special.

Having crossed the nation and broadening the scope of authentic Indian handicraft into a global market, Papier Mache is making a comeback with the support of art and culture enthusiasts. Artsytribe is one such heartfelt attempt to revive this fragile culture and bestow the goodness of handicraft.