Ajrakh Block prints :
These Ajrakh Dupattas | Stoles are created by printing the fabric first with a resist paste and then dying. The process is repeated with various kinds of dyes until the final pattern in the deep red and blue hues is achieved on Ajrakh Dupattas. This gradual process is time-consuming. The longer the wait, the more vivid the final print turns out. Thus, the wait time is long for beautiful eye-catching patterns on Ajrakh Duppattas.
The technique of Ajrakh is on the decline as it is being replaced by modern, quicker methods of printing. The natural, muted colors are being replaced by bright chemical dyes.
rangamaati is working with few Award-winning master craftsman to revive this declining art and increase awareness, presenting to you, Ajrakh by artisans who have sharpened their Block Printing over time and generations of practice .