Tag Archives: India

Holi People

We were lucky enough to be in India for Holi – a big and colorful holiday in India that celebrates the Spring harvest and involves color being rubbed, sprayed and splashed around. We had a safe, staid and controlled Holi … Continue reading

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Piecing Inspiration

This is the Jahangir Mahal in Orchha. Glass was hard to come by in the late 1500’s in India. But windows and screens were needed. The solution throughout palaces and forts during India’s Mughal reign was to build in screens … Continue reading

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I think fabric creation and weaving is fascinating. We had a chance  in Varanasi India, to see a craftsman manually weaving a jacquard piece of fabric. The Jacquard Loom was invented in the early 1800’s and drastically simplified making wovens … Continue reading

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