The excitement of testing new blocks!

Fish/ My favorite. The print has 3 parts ( 3 Blocks) that can be used individually. Each block is carefully handcrafted to show intricate details.  

Introducing 15/5

We are a newly formed design collective with product design, graphic Design and textile Design skills. We offer branding, product-development and design workshops.  Recently we have been exploring material and making with kids between the age of 8 and 10. We have been taking Maker Lab workshops with the kids at Gems Genesis International School. We…

Bangalore-moodboarded & screen printed with love

I poured my heart into this project, because it was my last one in the lovely city of Bangalore. It involved making mood-boards, printing on paper I made from scratch, working with maps, water colours converted to screen prints and ofcourse making this summer dress! Mood boards made with loved objects that my room-mates and…

Block making and printing

Block printing is another ancient craft of India, practised largely in Rajasthan and Gujarat. Intricate patterns are chiseled onto wooden blocks and stamped onto fabric using either natural or chemical pigment to ge a print in the desired colour. A pigment called ‘khadi’ is used to get an embossed or raised effect. These are some…

Bags for Kohl by Norquest

Floral screen printed bags with some embroidery for Norquest bags. http://kohl.co.in/ …”This natural-eco friendly piece of accessory is a perfect alternative to synthetic or plastic bags. Each part of the canvas bag is cut and stitched by hand. The artwork is originally hand drawn and then screen printed or embroidered on both sides. The lining and…

The ‘Zen Lily’ bag

MOODBOARDING>ITERATIONS>SAMPLING>TESTING>PRODUCTION>MARkETING To see a product through its journey is an amazing feeling. Even better is to see it on an unknown person on the street. The design process for one of the 10  silk screen printed bags is shown below. Silk screen printing is an ancient technique that originated in China and was widely used…