Since ancient times, handicrafts were preferred by people. Sometimes, it is referred as artisanal or handmade handicrafts i.e. any decorative item or clothing is entirely made by hand by using simple equipment. A crafted masterpiece requires creative skills, innovative ideas and hard work of worker. Whether it is a clothing, jewellery box, furniture or anything, the masterpiece of handicraft should be enamoured with respect. Some handicraft art needs practising for many centuries to learn.
Indian Handicrafts Items are also used as gifting items due to their appearance. These days the demands of traditional and artistic gifts have increased a lot. The country India is famous all over the globe for its diverse culture and each state of the country is renowned for crafting original handicrafts. Be it north-eastern states like Assam, Tripura, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh, the northern states like Rajasthan, Gujarat and Southern states like Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, etc. every state has different tradition and uniqueness which the artisan showcase in their handicrafts. The embroidered clothes, handmade wooden puppets, wooden lamps, jute carpets, marble statues, clay pottery, metal sculptures, etc. attract tourist as well as domestic people. The Indian Handicrafts have gained immense popularity as a gifting item as well. Some of the Indian Handicrafts leave a spark and makes the moment joyful.
Different materials like wood, brass, jute, metal, clay, bamboo, cane and other metals are transformed into different shapes, patterns and designs to craft a splendid handicraft. The elegance and beauty of these great handicrafts have created a niche for themselves in the heart of art lovers.
To aware people more about the importance of Indian handicrafts every year, every state organises craft show, where artisans from different state participate and showcase their handicrafts. In these trade shows you will get to see the extensive collection of wooden lamps, wood vases, wooden furniture, handmade bangle stand, handmade embroidered clothes, handicraft paintings, handicraft garden accessories, glass vases and much more. With these handicrafts, trade shows you can plunge in the handicraft world and choose your desired handicraft items.
However, these brass, metal and wooden handicrafts trade shows don’t happen daily, and in case you miss them you don’t have to be disheartened because the Indian Handicrafts Industries now can be easily reachable through the internet as well. The ease of availability and faster services gives a new flourishing face to Indian handicrafts market.
The Indian handicrafts are valuable, and so is the innovation. It’s our duty to respect and preserve them and help them to flourish.