COTTAGE CELEBRATES - "CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL"
In an endeavor to promote, Indian Handicrafts and handlooms and to showcase the rich heritage of India, Central Cottage Industries Corporation of India, A Government of India Undertaking, Ministry of textiles, (CCIE, Bangalore) is organising an exhibition cum sale of Handicrafts and Handlooms from 13th December to 21st December 2016called "Christmas Carnival" on the occasion of Christmas season at Safina Plaza, Infantry Road, Bangalore from 10.00am to 8.00 pm.
Synonym with its name "Cottage provides an opportunityto about 30 artisans who are state and national awardees from various parts ofIndia who will be participating in this Christmas Carnival who will berepresenting their regions, to behold the rich and varied art and craft traditionsof India's culturally enriched regions, providing a glimpse of their cultureand a chance to exchange reativities.
On display are exquisite Jewellery, paintings, Metal ware,Woodcraft, Wood carvings, Art objects, Marble craft, Women's wear, Men's wear,Sarees, Shawls, Dress fabrics. In textiles the rich weaving tradition of Indiais represented in the wide range of Handloom and Cotton Sarees and dressmaterials from Jaipur, chikan embroidered kurtas from Lucknow, Silk kurtas,Jackets, Silk scarves etc. to name a few.
This Cottage Celebrates Christmas Carnival is yet anotherstep by CCIE to encourage the craft persons and present their creations to thediscerning buyers from all parts of the globe.