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Metal Craft of Dhokra – India

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Looking into craft shops in India, I was fascinated by this metal craft style, and found a well documented blog on Indian crafts ‘Craftcanvas’

Hope you enjoy the this link too

Dhokra Bull

Dhokra Bull

The metal work uses wax casts to get the required shapes (black forms are the wax moulds)




Images courtesy craftcanvas


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