Pottery, Spirituality And SRK Rolled Into One At CrackPot

Yes, you heard it right. This story is about the woman who adds quirkiness to handmade ceramic items with lines inspired by Shahrukh Khan’s movies. Want a beer mug that says “Kabhi Beer, Kabhi Rum”, CrackPot has it! Leaving a well settled job, and finding a new love, is what Anubha Bellani decided to do…

Upcycled With Wired Expressions

A young crafter all of 20 years old, Joanna is an able multitasker. 2nd year student of BCom at Bangalore, she likes playing the piano, teaching kids, socializing and meeting new people. Phew! If only we knew half the things she does at her age. Since her school days Joanna has loved crafting and thus…

Unleash the power of creativity with colors

Mix your knowledge of science with art and colors and what do you get? Yes, you get “Color Chemistry”.  That is what Navita likes to do. She unleashes her power of imagination by experimenting with various media, surfaces, colors, design forms and techniques. For someone who had been into full-time corporate job, quitting a regular…

Paint My Shoes, Paint My World!

If you have a burning desire to do something nothing can stop you, even if you are a small town girl. Shailee, who hails from Nasik in Maharashtra, had always been passionate about art and craft. This passion took her to Srishti Design School in Bangalore, where she studied Textile Art, took it up as…

Hooked on Yarn – The Little Yarn Owl

“A crocheted piece is the lovely manifestation of a thought, expressed through hand, heart, hook, and yarn.”  Says Francine Toukou.  Suma, a cheery creative soul, who is the brain behind “ The Little Yarn Owl” finds vibrant colors of yarn and the sentiments of handmade very inspiring.  What she sees and feels around her, the…

When Grit Meets Art Meets Fashion

Not one to be bogged down with situations that don’t let you pursue your dreams, Aarti Verma’s story is that of letting life take its own course. Only to find that everything happens for a good reason. An Art teacher diploma from the prestigious Sir J. J. School of Arts, Aarti worked as an Art…

Towel-made Gifts

Each one of us has gone through the harrowing time of picking a gift for our loved ones. We have spent a lot of time thinking of gifts that are unique yet useful. Well, Priyanka of Gift Bakery has a solution. A simple towel or a bottle of wine is packaged so well that it…

How artist Swati Das finds peace in the chaos of colors and shapes

When we first came across Swati’s work, we must admit we were blown away! Very rarely does one find such stunning and intricate jewelry nowadays. In spite of having worked in 2D animation for close to two decades, Swati had her heart set on art and handicrafts. Jewelry-making was her main attraction. And one day,…