50 Yards Cotton Voile Hand Block Print Fabric Natural Dyes Sanganer UKFB-1

50 Yards Cotton Voile Hand Block Print Fabric Natural Dyes Sanganer UKFB-1

50 Yards Cotton Voile Hand Block Print Fabric Natural Dyes Sanganer UKFB-1
Hand Block Printed Cotton Voile. Perfect for making garments, very soft. # You will find all the prints we do in this album. #Very often we upload new print pictures to this album so kindly keep checking this album now and then. Fabric length offerred is 10 yards each print. So each lot is 10 yards. In quantity section select the total lots you like and then in message let us know which prints you want and we will send your desired prints only. You can order as many prints as you want. If your selected print is not in stock then we will print it and then send it to you. Minimum order quantity in each print is 10 yards at least. The Art of Block Printing. The beautiful art of block Printing employs wooden or metal blocks to print designs and patterns on fabric, by hand. What makes block Printing unique is that the design has to be created by the artist before the Printing begins. It is carved onto the block by hand. The colors used are normally vegetable dyes. Mineral and non-toxic chemical dyes are also used. The carved block is dipped into the required color, and then it is used to design the fabric. The Origin of Block Printing Excavations of dyed and printed fabric, have traced the origin of block Printing to seventeenth century Gujarat. Today, block Printing is practiced in numerous centers all around India. Techniques of Block Printing There are a number of processes of block Printing: Direct Block Printing In this technique, the cotton or silk cloth is first bleached. Then the fabric is dyed, unless a light background is desired. Thereafter, the fabric is printed using carved blocks, first the outline blocks, then the ones to fill color. In the resist technique, areas that are to be protected from the dye are covered with a mixture of clay and resin. The dyed fabric is then washed. The dye spreads into the protected areas through cracks, producing a rippled effect. Block prints are then used to create further designs. Discharge Printing In this technique, the fabric is dyed. Then, a chemical is used to remove the dye from the portions that are to have designs in a different color. These portions are then treated, so they may be re-colored. Block Printing in Rajasthan From Gujarat, the art of block Printing spread to Rajasthan. Here colorful prints of birds, animals, human figures, gods and goddesses are popular. The important centers for this form of hand Printing are Jaipur, Bangru, Sanganer, Pali and Barmer. Sanganer is famous for its Calico printed bed covers, quilts and saris. In Calico Printing, the outlines are first printed, and then the color is filled in. Bold patterns and colors are popular. They are printed repeatedly in diagonal rows. Printing is also famous here. In this technique, artists print on both sides of the cloth. Bagru is famous for its. The former are designs in a combination of black and yellow ochre or cream. The latter are prints in which portions are hidden from the dye by applying a resist paste. Barmer is known for its prints of red chilies with blue-black outlines, surrounded by flower-laden trees. The other famous prints are of horses, camels, peacocks and lions, called. The items that we sell are new and unused except vintage products that we specify. We check all our items carefully before dispatch. Thanks for your trust and love for our products! We are a company engaged in manufacturing beautiful handmade, garments, accessories and made-ups. The best thing about our company is that we try to manufacture everything in our own factory, though small but that is how we try to control quality and price. Thanks for visiting us and assuring you best innovative quality products. We assure you prompt reply to any questions and queries. The item “50 Yards Cotton Voile Hand Block Print Fabric Natural Dyes Sanganer UKFB-1″ is in sale since Monday, June 16, 2014. This item is in the category “Crafts\Sewing & Fabric\Fabric”. The seller is “indian-handicraft” and is located in JAIPUR, RJ. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: Clothing
  • Material: Cotton
  • Length/Amount: More than 12 Yards
  • Colour: Many prints options
  • Width: 44″
  • Brand: VRA
  • Pattern: Floral
  • Unit Type: m
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: India

50 Yards Cotton Voile Hand Block Print Fabric Natural Dyes Sanganer UKFB-1