What are the colors used by Punjab people for making phulkari work?
The work of making Phulkari is a bit complicated as it is done with a small needle, in which brightly coloured threads are mainly red, orange, blue, green, etc. Phulkari is mainly associated with a scarf which is commonly known as “Odhni”.
Which embroidery technique originated in Kashmir?
Aari embroidery, also known as crewel work, is a speciality of Kashmiri artisans. Created in fine, concentric rings of chain stitch using a long hooked needle called the crewel, it is a form of very fine embroidery that involves elaborate and intricate floral motifs favoured by the royals.
What is folk embroidery?
Folk embroidery pattern is the visual element of emotion expression and folk art perception accumulation in people’s daily life, folk embroidery in Lingbao, Henan patterns can not only express the art of living and practicability, but also reflects strongly decorative arts features of local embroidery.