The Era of Stone Craftsmen
The most revered and treasured form of Stone Art is Taj Mahal in Agra & is the best example of the passion and love involved with this type of artwork. Stone Craft of Agra & Jaipur is very famous since Mughals age, from then the delicate handicraft has remained area of interest in Indian heritage. Marble/Stone craft is also known as Parchin kari which is known as the most attractive and popular forms in these cities. The long detailed process requires great patience and artistry. Technique of creating such beautiful masterpieces is virtually unchanged and is created exclusively by hands.
Lot of effort is involved in making just a single piece of design depending on its detail. Many varieties of coloured stones like cornelian, jasper, abalone shell, agnate, coral, pearl, turquoise are used to make the show pieces and accessories look attractive.
Precious stones and gems are chosen by experts to give right graduation in colour and shades of the masterpieces, which gives overall radiance to the products. The grooves in the designs are filled with their precisely shapes and coloured stones which is placed with help of white putty, oil and wax.
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