Kalamkari is a completely hand crafted process and a total of 17-23 steps are required to be followed to make the art of Kalamkari come to life.
These steps include dyeing, bleaching, outlining, hand painting, colour fixing, cleaning and more. Natural pigments are used to draw on and colour the fabrics during the process.
At malayitha , we follow the sri kalahasti tradition of hand painting.
Sri kalahasti is a beautiful temple town in andhra pradesh, south india.