Jeremy Fritzhand founded Bagru Textiles, a grassroots block printing organization. He founded Studio Bagru in 2016 to pursue his passion for hand crafted textiles.Studio Bagru fosters entrepreneurial and design development in the block print community through tours, workshops and sourcing solutions. designers from all over the world collaborate with Studio Bagru creating unique hand block printed collections of apparel, home textiles and accessories. Studio Bagru has also started a design program with local women block printers, teaching them to create new motifs.This program, Bagru Bhabis, gives design ownership back to the artisans.
BYOC (Bring Your Own Clothes) blockprinting workshop with Studio Bagru, from Jaipur, India, with traditional Rajasthani wooden blocks and designs. The founder of Studio Bagru, Jeremy Fritzhand will be presenting a short video of the life and craft of this small Rajasthan villlage, followed by a demonstration of the traditional craft of blockprinting. It will then be adapted to present day and you can transform your clothes with the blocks, both traditional paisley and blocks designed and carved in India specially for this event. You can also create your own bandanas, napkins, tea towels and pillowcases, made in India, printed by you and perfect for the best Holiday gifts ever. 1 bandana and 2 napkins are included with the fee and other items are available for purchase.
Bee Raw Honey and Cheese Pairings and Wine will be served!