Why India is most Popular Country for Handicrafts?

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                               India is known as the powerhouse of handicrafts. Throughout the world, India is also famous for its rich background and as far as the art and culture are concerned; India holds the top rank amongst the culturally rich countries across the world. People in India are so very skilled that they make crafts out of paper, wood, clay, rocks, shell, metal, stone and the list is endless. Till date, many rural people earn their living from the creative pieces they manufacture. History of Indian Crafts                                The account of Indian handicrafts goes back to roughly 5000 years from now. The practice of crafts in India has grown in the order of sacred values, needs of the general people and also the needs of the ruling leaders.                                There are several references in the Vedas of artisans involved in pottery making, weaving, wood craft etc. The Rig Veda consigns to a mixture of […]

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Importance of Crafts

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Crafty importance and Art of paper work. Handicrafts are famous worldwide for their creativity & traditional value. Earncrafty, an international website to sell and buy your items.  The reason behind Earncrafty is that, I have found so many people with multiple talents with their creativity and ideology. But the thing is that they haven’t found a place to sell their products. But however As we are providing the platform to those people where they can sell their products as well as they can even buy the product.  Coming to handicrafts, handicrafts are known for their creativity and artistic nature across the world. Handicrafts are a vital part of every home decor. And more over people are very much interested to decor their home with beauty. Every piece of handicrafts has their own story to say.       One of the handmade items creation with beauty and precise is paper art!! PAPER […]

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Why Earncrafty ?

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This was the question most people asked me when WE were starting Earn Crafty. I used to say just one thing. Handicrafts is an age old art which is dying at our street corners, Talented artisans are getting paid in dimes where people less gifted but having more exposure are earning 6,7 digit pay check. No, I am not undermining the art exhibited in Workshops and bigger arenas. I’m just saying there are more people out there whose work needs recognition as well. That is the sole reason why WE started Earn Crafty. Everyone can have equal chance to give their best. One open Digital Market where your Shop is displayed 24/7 for 365 days. One of our team member Miss Jenny want to give her thoughts. Hi y’all when I started joining this team. I know I am entering a project which has a positive goal and not about […]

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What is Handicrafts ?

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What is Handicrafts ?

Handicrafts are unique expressions and represent a culture, tradition and imagination. The Handicraft Industry is one of the important productive sector. Various attempts have been made to define this broad and diversified industry. The following definition strives to cover diversity and complexity of Handicraft Industry. Definition According to United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization/Information Technology Community (UNESCO/ITC) International Symposiumon “Crafts and the International Market: Trade and Customs Codification”, Manila, Philippines, October 1997: Handicrafts can be defined as products which are produced either completely by hand or with the help of tools. Mechanical tools may be used as long as the direct manual contribution of the artisan remains the most substantial component of the finished product. Handicrafts are made from raw materials and can be produced in unlimited numbers. Such products can be utilitarian, aesthetic, artistic, creative, culturally attached, decorative, functional, traditional, religiously and socially symbolic and significant. Copyright at […]

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Origin of Handicrafts

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Origin of Handicrafts

A handicraft, sometimes more precisely expressed as artisanal handicraft or handmade, is any of a wide variety of types of work where useful and decorative objects are made completely by hand or by using only simple tools. It is a traditional main sector of craft, and applies to a wide range of creative and design activities that are related to making things with one’s hands and skill, including work with textiles, moldable and rigid materials, paper, plant fibers, etc. One of the world’s oldest handicraft is Dhokra; this is a sort of metal casting has been used in India for over 4,000 years and is still used. Usually the term is applied to traditional techniques of creating items (whether for personal use or as products) that are both practical and aesthetic.Handicraft industries are those that produces things with hands to meet the needs of the people in their locality.Machines are not used.[1][2][3] Collective terms for handicrafts include artisanry, handicrafting, crafting, and handicraftsmanship. […]

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