Lal Chand Derawala

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Lal Chand Derawala

Lalchand Derawala

  • GenderMale
  • Experience Years
  • Awards1. NATIONAL AWARD 1999 IN HAND BLOCK PRINT 2. HUNARMAND Award by JAYPORE, 3. DOCTOR OF ARTS (SPECIALIZATION IN HAND BLOCK PRINT NATURAL COLORS PRINT & DYE TEXTILE) H.C. FROM: GLOBAL HUMAN PEACE UNIVERSITY
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Dr. Lalchand Chhipa, also known as Derawala, is a National award-winning artisan dedicated to uplifting the roots of Bagru art through generations. His deliberate efforts include upskilling, training, and educating artisans and labs in the creation of beautiful fabrics using Bagru print. As a custodian of the heritage of Rajasthani culture, particularly hand-block printing, he recognizes the importance of promoting fine art and fostering a connection between the younger generation and their cultural roots. Mr. Derawala has garnered a long list of certifications and recognitions, expressing gratitude to society for the opportunity to serve his deeply held beliefs. His family's legacy as experts in hand block printing is renowned for its significant contributions to society. Engaging in domestic associations and international showcases in countries like Argentina, Italy, South Korea, and Germany, Mr. Derawala is celebrated for his fantastic craft. With a strong commitment to continuing his legacy and promoting the rich culture of art and craft, he remains a remarkable and inspiring figure in the industry.

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Skills/Crafts

Bagru Dabu Block Printing , Block Printing

Skills/Material

Cotton, Linen Fabric, Silk, Bleached Muslin / Khadder, Chanderi Silk, Kota Saree

Skills/Technique

Block Printing, Printing

Showcase/portfolio

Awards

Dr. Lal Chand Derawala has been accolades include the National Award in 1999 for Hand Block Print and the Hunarmand Award by Jaypore. Dr. Derawala holds a Doctor of Arts with a specialization in Hand Block Print Natural Colors Print & Dye Textile H.C. from Global Human Peace University.

Showcase/portfolio

Bagru Print

Bagru Prints are characterized by their creamish background, providing a neutral canvas for the vibrant and visually appealing designs. The motifs in Bagru Prints are noteworthy for their large size and bold lines, drawing inspiration from nature, including elements like wildflowers, buds, leaves, and geometric patterns.

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