About Crafts Odisha, Puri, Odisha
Authentic Odia Craft for Your Home
Odisha has always been a land of art and culture. Its rich repertoire of traditional crafts reflects the creativity and craftsmanship of the local skilled artisans. The handicrafts produced in the state are unique examples of artistic brilliance. Crafts Odisha is a unique endeavour to bring the exclusive reservoir of traditional Odia handmade products to the connoisseurs of organic, luxury living. It has created a unique platform for master artisans to bring forth unique heritage art forms to decorate modern spaces.
The company was started by Jyotirmaya Dhal at Puri, Odisha in 2014 as an initiative to empower the artisans of the state through showcasing their creativity to the global consumer. The premium home furnishing brand also aims to preserve and protect the rich tradition of the state as well as its many artisans through fair trade and several CSR initiatives. In addition, a percentage of the price of every item that is purchased is spent on the welfare of the artisans.
Initially, the company focused on producing stone sculptures for home and garden decor. Stone carving is an ancient craft of the state. The descendants of the artisans who once excelled in temple construction have kept the rich sculptural tradition alive through their craft of stone carving. The items include images of several gods and goddesses, replicas of temples, and decorative figurines among others, which are extremely popular items of home decor. The stone statue collection comprises granite stone, sand stone, pink stone, and red stone. The company boasts of a state-of-the-art production facility that produces handmade, luxury products every month.
Presently, it is also offering a wide array of other handmade ethnic products. Art lovers can pick from a range of high quality, attractive wall decor including pattachitra paintings, lighting, home decor, bedding and covers, and other accessories. The company also makes available handmade painted bottles.
For the discerning consumer looking for a splash of rich tradition in contemporary living, Crafts Odisha can sure tantalize the senses.