About this art: Pattachitra style of painting is one of the oldest and most popular art forms, native to Raghurajpur village of Odisha.Pattachitra is a traditional, cloth based scroll painting or palm-leaf based painting manifested by rich colourful application, creative motifs, and portrayal of simple themes, mostly mythological in depiction which is vibrant, unique and is a fine display of dexterous Odisha craftsmanship at its best. Preparing the paints is perhaps the most important part of the creation of Pattachitra, using naturally available raw materials to bring about indigenous paints for instance powdered conch shells, are used for making a white pigment, while lamp soot is used for a black pigment. This art form which is more than a 1000 years old is known for its intricate details and elaborate illustrations.

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This handmade silver filigree hair clip can be worn with any costume to add a unique touch to your attire & is sure to give you a lot of compliments.