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The manufacturing units are located in Bankura, Bishnupur, Birbhum on the beds of river Ganges where the potters from India, who need no introduction to the connoisseurs of the art anywhere in the world, carry out this fabulous legacy of art.
The clay is solidified and wedged to the framed into the desired shape and size, on the potters wheel. This is followed by hand - craft for decoration and design like inlay, handle making, etching etc. After drying the product is given finishing by sand paper and sponging and then the initial firing is done at 950°C, followed by glazed firing at 1050°C in the kiln. Meticulous care is taken to retain the natural grace and feel of the products.
Salient features of Terracotta...
• Eco-friendly and Bio-degradable
• Lead-free and Hygienic
• Common-clay base with ceramic glaze effect.
• Scratch - proof
• Good wear and tear resistance
• Washable and scourable
• Microwave oven-proof
• Durable and fascinating
• Light-weight and portable.
• Each piece unique because it is hand-crafted.
• Kills water-borne bacteria naturally.
The clay used is generally a blend of two to three clays found in river beds, pits and ditches. More often than not the fuel used is one of the local resources available in the form of twigs, dry leaves or firewood. The kilns where the clay pots are baked are operated at temperatures between 700 -800 degrees Celsius.
The womenfolk in the Khumbkar families are the potters who work on the wheels making the round necks and the upper halves of the pots. They also make solid clay toys and dolls which are cast in burnt clay moulds. Large figurines of gods and goddesses are also made in clay and generate a lot of income for these families.
Terracotta, which is found mainly in rural parts of West Bengal, has found inroads into mainstream lifestyle with many household using the suraii, a clay pitcher used to keep water cool. Most rural households use terracotta feeding bins for cattle, tea mugs, clay pots for cooking rice, plates, tumblers, yoghurt pots. Most of the items though are of the use and throw variety.
RangaMati, one stop destination for Authentic & Exclusive Eco-Friendly handicrafts from Bengal with wide range of Terracotta Khadi,Khaddar,Garood,Tashar Silk Clothing,Dokra Jewelry and Artwork,PataChitra and many more. . RangaMaati is not a mere outlet for Khadi and Village Industries products but a landmark radiating values & sentiments of Bengal, an attempt to make the rural women independent economically through utilzation of skills and traditional artwork. Business Type : Primary Competitive Advantages Manufacturer & Supplier. • Premium quality. • Reasonable prices. • Unique handmade product range. • Best customized services No of Staff :: 20 Year of Establishment ::2010 Production Type Handmade Product Range : o Home Furnishings Batik, Bedsheets o Garments • Batik Print dress materials Salwar,Batik shirts,Kurta, etc. o Fashion Accessories Kantha stitch Scarves, Stoles, Shawls. • Khadi & Khaddar. • Garood O Tasshar. • Cuttacki O Shambalpuri. • Dhottis & Lungi. TERRACOTTA Wind chimes Wall hangings and Murals. Terracotta Tiles. Crockeries. Dinner Sets. Dolls.Lamps Dokra Jewelry and Artworks.
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Rangamaati handicrafts & handlooms
Rangamaati handicrafts Pvt Ltd, an organization dedicated towards promoting and empowering rural craftsmen of Bengal by providing an eCommerce platform for their Handicrafts, Art and Folk Culture thus ushering a positive change in their living condition and to sustain their livelihood.
We are promoting large domain of artisans and their artwork, across West Bengal, India to the global audience and connoisseur of Handicrafts and Folk Art. rangamaati works with rural men and women to create indigenous crafts, the skills of which have been passed generation-to-generation. It helps artisans to be self-sufficient and produce unique traditional artworks. We at rangamaati, love them for what they do and respect their artwork and artform!!
|Our Excellence||Mission & Vision|
|Our quality has been responsible for our success. We are striving to come forth with unique designs to match the domestic and international trends. Our quality products with competitive prices make our offerings irresistible. We are rigid to convert the requirement of the buyer into suitable product with the entrusted team, to utilize our resources to the maximum for obtaining the best quality.
Empowering rural people, Artisans to recognize their potential, capacity to act to improve economic status, standard of living has been the manifesto of rangamaati, since inception i.e. 2013.
Always open to suggestions for improvement & to upgrade product range.
Non compromising attitude to maintain quality standards with competitive pricing.
|Facilitating livelihood for rural artisans with a holistic approach, which includes sustainable development concepts: Revival of Languishing Craft & Facilitating market through eCommerce & Retail Sale.
Construction of Work shed for poor & needy artisan of Bankura Birbhum District for all weather Production
Appropriate transfer of Skill and Intangible Culture through Preservation, Promotion & Continuation of Dying Artform.
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