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This traditional Kashmiri handicraft vitally suppliments an often fluctuating rural income. Wool is custom dyed to match the original artist's image and hand stitched onto a cotton base. Each cushion is backed with natural coloured cotton canvas, and closes with a zip. Please note cushion fillers are not included. Royalties are paid to the artists for sales of this product.
Story: 'Walka-Tjulpun Tjulpunpa' by Daisybell Kulyuru. Daisybell describes this painting as Walka - Walka is any meaningful mark or pattern and may be an image on a cave wall, on rock or on sand and has cultural and ritual significance. It is used on the body during inma or ceremony. This painting depicts tjulpun tjulpunpa or puti – wildflowers from the bush. They can be seen in all forms throughout the lands, especially after the big rains fall.
Material: Cotton Backing, wool crewel work