we’re about to introduce our next member from the ‘बस १ सूत‘ line of furniture experiments, however we thought of doing things a little different this time.
narrating this one as a story about each individual who inspired and crafted along with the processes of each stage.
trying to consolidate a much longer version of this exercise.
CRAFT: LAKDI KAAM
CRAFTSMEN: aijaaz, kedarnaath, kishoreji, deepak
DESCRIPTION: ‘lakdi kaam‘ is colloquial for wood work. wood work, as commonly mistaken, is different from carpentry. it involves the intricacies of understanding wood as a material and carving it into orange yet functional pieces of craft. the illustrations, describe the various tools and methods used in the mastery of this craft.
CRAFT: PITAL KAAM
DESCRIPTION: ‘pital kaam‘ is colloquial for brass work. brass was extensively used in traditional building crafts. the baro, typically has brass knobs spaced in intricate grids and hardware. the illustrations, describe the various tools and methods used in the mastery of this craft.