What is Manipuri embroidery?
Embroidery:- Manipur has a unique type of embroidery that uses one stitch, in deference to the weavers in the area. This is done in dark matching shade with untwisted silk thread on the border of the phanek (a lungi or lower body wrap worn by women). Colors in dark red, plum or chocolate are usually used.
Which stitches are used in Manipuri embroidery?
Mostly Romanian Stitches are used along with couching stitches. Satin stitches are also used sometimes. COLOURS: The colours mostly used in embroidery are white, black, red, green and yellow.
What is the technique of Pahari miniature painting?
Explanation: Pahari painting comes from Mughal art and Rajasthani miniature art. The painting style is similar to the mughal miniature art of India. Colours: Colours used in Pahari Paintings are not transparent but poster colours (opaque colours ) instead of water colour.