🌟 Happy International Shipping to Australia 🇦🇺 ⭐️ . . kalamkari woodenpen Handpainted mull cotton dupatta Kalamkari or qalamkari is a type of hand-painted or block-printed cotton textile, produced in parts of India .Its name derived from the words qalam (pen) and kari (craftmanship), meaning drawing with a pen. Only natural dyes are used in kalamkari and it involves seventeen steps.
The Srikalahasti style of kalamkari, wherein the "kalam" or pen is used for free hand drawing of the subject and filling in the colors, is entirely hand worked. This style flowered around temples and their patronage and so had an almost religious identity