Bagru Hand Block Printing
Bagru is little town 30 Kms far from Jaipur. Known for its unique art of Bagru Block Printing, Bagru has emerged as one of the industrial areas for textile printing in Rajasthan with over a 100 small & large Factories.
Free Day Tour promoting the art of hand Block printing by creating a unique half / full day workshop at Bagru to conservation of this traditional Art. Today, with the gaining popularity of such workshops, even locals have started promoting their art at big stages but what goes wrong is the "Staged Workshops" which are set for the explorers at one place. For somebody interest in Indian Handicrafts, this is a must "To do things in Jaipur".
We at Free Day Tour, with our long lasting association with the community offer a unique workshop which is not restricted to one shed or a factory. In our workshop, you get to visit over 5-7 local houses, with each one of them having their own expertise in one or the other skills set like making natural colors, carving designs on the wooden blocks, printing the blocks on cloth, boiling the cloth after printing process.
If you are travelling from Jaipur to Pushkar, Ranthambore, Jodhpur, do take a halt at Bagru village on the way and experience one of the best things to do in Jaipur .
Point of Interests:
Industry details from local perspective
Understanding the process of Color Making
Understanding the process of Block Printing
Witness the Artisans carving detailed designs on wood blocks
Visiting the local houses & knowing their role in the process
Make souvenir by yourself for your loved ones
Village tour of Bagru
Orientation & Work demo of the local art
Opportunity of "Make it yourself" under supervision of professional
Duration : Half Day
Timings : 08:00 Am
Price (P.P) : 3500 INR / Person (minimum 2 person required)