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Royal Deer, hand carved Indian wood printing block; textile stamp; pottery stamp,

Royal Deer, hand carved Indian wood printing block; textile stamp; pottery stamp,

Regular price $16.00 USD
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Size: 5.00cm X 3.50 cm

The Indian Wooden Printing Block known as the "Royal Deer" is a traditional artisanal tool used in block printing. This wooden block features a majestic and intricate design inspired by the regal nature of deer.

Skilled artisans meticulously handcraft the Royal Deer block using high-quality hardwood, such as teak, rosewood, or sheesham. The wood is skillfully carved to create a raised surface that forms the ornate details of the deer, including its antlers, graceful body, and delicate features. The block is typically compact and easy to handle, allowing for precise and controlled printing.

The Royal Deer block derives its name from its central motif, which showcases a deer in a dignified and elegant stance. The deer is depicted with intricate detailing, symbolizing grace, beauty, and nobility. The design captures the essence of the majestic deer found in nature.

Functionally, the wooden block serves as a stamp in the block printing process. It is dipped in ink or dye and then pressed firmly onto fabric or paper, transferring the Royal Deer design onto the surface. The repeated impressions of the block create a visually captivating pattern that adds a touch of royalty and sophistication to the printed design.

The Royal Deer block is versatile and can be used on various materials, including cotton, silk, linen, and paper. It finds application in creating textiles, garments, home decor items, and artistic prints. The deer motif adds a sense of grandeur and natural beauty to the printed designs, making it a popular choice among artisans and designers.

Beyond its functional use, the wooden block represents the craftsmanship and cultural heritage of Indian artisans. It symbolizes the connection between art, nature, and traditional techniques. The Royal Deer block stands as a testament to the fusion of intricate motifs and the meticulous artistry of block printing, offering a unique and timeless aesthetic to the world of textile and fabric design.

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