Bringing Madhubani to Modern India

Warli, Gond, Kalamkari, Pattachitra, Tanjore… The list of India’s magnificent art forms is endless. Today we introduce you to Shamli Das, creative entrepreneur from Bangalore who is determined to make Madhubani – another ancient Indian art form- sustain through her brand Tamarind Tree. A qualified Chartered Accountant by profession, Shamli started Tamarind Tree four years…

The Memory Keeper

What comes to your mind when you hear the words ‘photo album’? A heavy book meant to hold photographs, right? Obviously, without the photos an album is just a boring heavy book. Right? And who would browse through an empty photo album? Right? Right? No, wrong! Not if you’ve seen what Manu Gupta from Ghaziabad,…

Are you pricing your product right?

At the end of my jewelry making workshops, I usually offered coffee and snacks to participants. This is the time when we did not talk about tools and techniques but about other tricks of the trade. One topic that often came up was pricing products. These eager participants who learned the art of making jewelry,…

Yellow Yellow Cheery Fellow!

I love Lanterns, Marmalade, Sunflowers and Van Gogh! I am a sucker for Yellow We interviewed Divya Thallap whose love for illustration, graphic design and mixed media prompted her to start her very own brand of handmade gifts, Yelling Yellow. A graduate in Fine Arts from Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Divya has been practicing art and…

Strengthening The Dorr Of Friendship With Style

In this post, our contributor Harish Panchabhai writes about two friends and their journey together in entrepreneurship. ——————————————————————– Starting a new venture is exciting, but starting a creative venture with your best friend is a journey everyone wishes to undertake. However only few actually do. One such talented duo that I recently came across is…