Hand Printing Process : Words -’Kalam’ and ‘Kari’, which means ‘Pen’ and ‘Craftmanship’ respectively.

CHARACTERISTICS

Entirely free hand drawings painted using special pens made by wrapping fine threads to the pointed end of a bamboo stick.

GOOD TO KNOW

Out of the only two styles of Kalamkari, Srikalahasti style is done using pens whereas the Masulipatnam style uses hand block printing procedure.

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