You will meet locals doing the printing work with the beautifully carved handblocks. Your textile tour is the first hand introduction to block printing work and during this experience we will take you through the entire process starting from carving the hand blocks by the local artisan, block printing by the local printers using various blocks and colours, and the washing. By the end of your tour you will have a clear idea of the block printing technique and then you can try your hands upon a small piece of fabric using the hand blocks and colours . You can carry this printed sample home as a beautiful souvenir of your own creativity. You can also get dresses made by a local high skilled tailors on request. We are looking forward to host you for this unique experience.
Monty & Harshita
I am graduated and holding bachelor's degree in tourism studies. Textiles art & culture was part of my degree in tourism and I have escorted international travellers through out my India & Nepal for years and I also won the world guide award hosted by wanderlust magazine in 2015, London. Myself I am a travel enthusiast and I would like to share my textile knowledge with my guests and give them an unforgettable experience. My co-hosts are my friends who carry depth knowledge in textile artwork and you will have an unforgettable experience on this experience.
Small piece of fabric Wooden Hand Block Colour Dyes
You will visit Artisans village located in the south of Jaipur and You get to visit one of the oldest Hand block printing workshop run by a family.
The location of this experience is in the south of Jaipur in a small village called Sanganer. There is no lift in the workshop so you have to use stairs for the experience If you have any allergies please let us know before you book the experience.
Learn Hand Block Printing Techniques