Author: Sukriti Khandelwal

Sukriti Khandelwal is a social media content writer by profession. Her interests include reading books and writing lifestyle blogs. At Direct Create, she is working to bring forward the true essence of handicrafts, in order to cultivate the love for hand carved products globally.

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The timeless Bell Metal Craft

The timeless Bell Metal Craft

The panorama of Indian crafts is a patchwork quilt of many hues and shades of meaning, reflective of interactions with social, economic, cultural and ...
Warli Wonders – The Tribal Art of Mud and Rice

Warli Wonders – The Tribal Art of Mud and Rice

" Creativity is intelligence having fun." - Albert Einstein The Warli Tribe , living in Thane, a district located in the Indian state of Maharasht ...
Cities that are the cultural treasures of India

Cities that are the cultural treasures of India

"....India is full of gold and silver, diamond and ruby and emerald and tin and iron and steel and copper , and quicksilver, etc., and of the plants w ...
Chikankari – pride of the Lucknawi Culture

Chikankari – pride of the Lucknawi Culture

” There is a distinct timelessness to Lucknow – things have changed, yet, things have stayed as they are. Lucknawis are great patrons of art “ ...
Top painting pioneers of India every art enthusiast must know about.

Top painting pioneers of India every art enthusiast must know about.

" Painting taught literature to describe. " - Orphan Pamuk Indian paintings have been variously described : as layered objects in which one thing, ...
The Art of Puppetry – All Strings are Still Attached

The Art of Puppetry – All Strings are Still Attached

A puppet is one of the most remarkable and ingenious inventions of the man. It has been said that a puppet has to be more than his live counterpart fo ...
Rajasthan – India’s Fabled Land of Kings and Camels

Rajasthan – India’s Fabled Land of Kings and Camels

  A nation’s culture resides in the heart and in the soul of it’s people.     – Mahatma Gandhi What makes Rajasthan so special ? S ...
Making of a Wedding Invite – The Supra Wedding

Making of a Wedding Invite – The Supra Wedding

Things from the past always find a way of inspiring the future. With a quest to revive the arts of yesteryear, to celebrate the intricacies of time ...
6 must visit Indian art and craft villages for art lovers

6 must visit Indian art and craft villages for art lovers

 Art is an effort to create beside the real world, a more humane world – Andre Maurois , French Author Each village in India is a mixture of tranq ...
DC Collaboration: Wrought Iron Deer From Bastar

DC Collaboration: Wrought Iron Deer From Bastar

The deer are jumping, the grass is green, nature’s calling. From larger than life sculptures to irresistibly petite animal decorations, garden orna ...
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