The rampant power cuts in Raghurajpur ruined some of the pictures. It was very dark inside Dilip’s home and I am not a fan of flashlights! 🙂 So forgive me for the ‘ok-ish’ pictures, but I am sure you’ll love the concept.
After two posts of praises about Raghurajpur’s skill with the brush, this one takes it to another level! Dilip Kumar has carved out this piece on palm leaves sewed together to create a canvas.
The palm leaves are sewn together to make a canvas. The drawing is etched on the canvas using a sharp object.
The characteristic portrait of a girl’s face used in Pattachitra.
A close up to reveal the face of a boy and a girl.
Without a stencil or any measurements, Dilip managed this perfectly ‘in sync’ faces.
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