These products are made of ceramic, fired at high temperature to give them extra strength. They are assembled with metal hooks & hand made. Every thing is handcrafted and hence subject to little variation in size and shade.
Ochre beads & wind chimes was established in the year 2011 in a village called Hadgud, Distt. Anand, Gujarat. Women of this village are encouraged & trained in creating an interesting range of handmade products. A range of interesting hand crafted ceramic pieces is assembled into different forms of ceramics jewelry, wind chimes and various space accessories.
The aim of the initiative by an NID alumni, Kavita Ganguly is to help the Women of this village to generate a regular & sustainable source of income. Ochre started as a development program called “FIVE OHURS FIVE DAYS”, under which women of the village were called only for five hours, 12 noon to 5 in the evening, to give their non-productive time and were train in various ceramic techniques to make small things like jewelry & wind chimes.
|Returns and Exchange|
|Note||These products are not subject to return except in case of damage during transit /shipping.|
|Made of||Ceramic, Metal|
|Note||The collection reminisces sculpting qualities to make every piece as unique as an art where no two-piece can be repeated. The ceramic process involves three rounds of firing taking about a month to make a single piece. The pieces are ornamented with 22-carat gold. This collection celebrates the history and culture of Egypt.|