The Art of Handblock Printing
Traditional and age old technique of crafts ,Hand block printing is one such technique, it involves sculpting or carving the design on a wooden block, dipping this block in ink and then stamping it on the fabric. This process is done with block commonly made from wood. Rajasthan and Gujarat has maximum artisans practicing handblock printing art in India.
Traditionally handblock printing was done on cotton only to make cotton sarees ,the invention of new printing techniques has given courage to our artisans to try these techniques on other fabrics too.
These days handblock printed silk sarees and home linen collections is also available on online store in India.