Paper Mache Art



Papier-mâché articles are made of waste paper and are molded according to requirement. A large number of utilitarian items are made from Papier-mâché. Kashmir is well known for day-to-day articles made from Papier-mâché. Boxes, trays, pots, vases etc are made of Papier-mâché and then they are painted in bright colors. Large items also have gold and silver leaf applied to them.

Madhya Pradesh is known for Papier-mâché toys and other articles.

Punjab is also known for Papier-mâché utensils and storing vessels.

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