The Madhubhani art form originated from the state of Bihar. It is done using a variety of tools like twigs, matchsticks, pen-nibs, fingers, and brushes. They are colorful paintings with attractive geometric patterns designs. The general themes are mythological and depict the relationship between man and nature. This art form was usually done by the women of the region and it was passed on to their daughters to keep the tradition alive. With this unique, DIY, colorful jigsaw puzzle, you will be able to teach your children (and yourself) about the history and cultural importance of the Madhubani art of Bihar. Not only will you be sharing an experience and creating memories, you will also be lending support to the local artisans from Bihar who are trying to sustain the art form.
Craft type: Madhubani Art of Bihar
Material: No plastic . 100% natural
Age Group: 5 years+
Dimension: 15 x 26 x 3 cm
INCLUDES: 10 colouring cards , 2 book marks , 2 gift tags, 6 child safe non toxic paints, 2 brushes, 2 packs of raw materials for making natural colour and a fact sheet about the art form..
Care Instructions: Adult supervision needed as the kit contains small parts , and to read from the facts sheet
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