Kashmiri Copper Etching: An Untold Story

Kashmiri Copper Etching: An Untold Story

As I approached the tin door, I was struck by the rhythmic clang of copper being beaten from within. I peered through the window and glimpsed a dimly lit room, where a man in his fifties worked tirelessly at his craft. Summoning my courage, I opened the door and...
Fiery Glow of Copper: An Ancient Art

Fiery Glow of Copper: An Ancient Art

Copper etching is a traditional craft that has been practiced in Kashmir for centuries. It involves etching intricate designs onto a copper plate using an acid solution, which is then used to create prints. Copper etching is a labor-intensive craft that requires...