Chinhhari arts Wrought Iron women with chakki - WIMI003
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Villagers use 'Chaaki, traditional grinder, to grind seeds and pulses. Chhakki is made of locally excavated stone and runs in family for generations. It is an eco-friendly way of grinding and also gives a proper physical exercise thus saving the gym money. Tribal lady in the art piece is grinding pulses, menu must be certainly exceptional for the day.
Dimension = 1.5x1.25x3 inch
Wrought Iron handicraft also known as “Pitva Art “ is an Ancient art form, made by a very small Tribal community of Bastar, Chhattisgarh. They use mostly waste or left out Iron pieces, cut it manually by chisel and hammer and heat it by charcoal. Mostly all the human and animal figures are made of single piece of sheet by manual hammering work of a hot metal piece. To make a joint they use Rivets. NO Welding machine, cutting machine, mold are used to make an artifact and that makes it a true handicraft. When you touch and feel the product you can see the hard work behind each and every piece.
After making, each and every piece is treated with Red oxide to avoid Rust in future and then 3 layer of oil paint (Mat Finish) is done to finish the product. For the maintenance, in long run we recommend to gently clean it with Cotton and oil .Each and every piece will last for lifetime.
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