Sun, 20 Nov|
She-Kantha - Online Talk
An afternoon of fact finding and inspiration talks straight from our guest speakers from India.
Time & Location
20 Nov 2022, 15:30 – 16:30 GMT
About the Event
An exploration of how the Indian indigenous art of Kantha (running stitch) is actively being preserved
and charities like She-Kantha in West Bengal, India are infusing a new energy among the women in
rural areas and empowering them in order to achieve the dual purpose of sustainability of the craft
and economic independence.
Come and meet Shamlu Dudeja and Malika Verma, the two women behind this beautiful project and
hear how the artistry of Kantha is being used to tell a story on a sari or a wall hanging….it is super