Handcrafted made of neem wood with lacquered colours. Lac has been used in Indian craft for centuries. Coloured lacquer is applied to wood in layers and chiselled to create designs and effects. A handful of families from Kachchh’s semi-nomadic Vadha community settled in villages like Nirona and Jura where they use the technical and artistic skills of their forefathers to sustain the lac turned wood craft tradition.
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KHAMIR is a platform for the crafts, culture, heritage and ecology of the Kachchh region of Gujarat. KHAMIR works to enable rural creative industries in Kachchh to become profitable and a model of sustainable economic practice. KHAMIR also provides a common roof where artisans and experts with a commitment to craft practice can exchange knowledge, build capacities, offer supportive services and conserve natural and cultural heritage.