DESIGN AND TECHNICAL DEVELOPMENT DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN OLEOGRAPHS
(14 DECEMBER 2012 –04 JANUARY 2013) Bangalore.
24 craftspersons participated.
The workshop was sponsored by the Office of the Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India, New Delhi.
World Elders day was celebrated by Crafts Council of India in association with Ashvasan Foundation.Shri. Noor Mohamed, craftsperson in wood lac turnery from Channapatna was given a purse of Rs.10, 000.
(29 SEPTEMBER TO 03 OCTOBER 2012) Bangalore
The Crafts Council of Karnataka’s annual flag ship event, Vastrabharana - Exhibition and Sale of hand- crafted textiles and jewellery was held between 29 September and 03 October 2012.
The Crafts Council of Karnataka, in association with the National Referral Centre for Lead Projects in India (NRCLP) organized a nationwide awareness program for the general public to use unpainted Ganeshas for worship during the Ganesha festival.
KAMALA AWARDS- CRAFTS COUNCIL OF INDIA
(19 APRIL 2012)
The following awards were given to craftspersons from Karnataka by the Crafts Council of India.
- The Kamala award for excellence in skill was awarded to Shri Devidas D. Shet , Master craftsperson in sandalwood carving.
- The Kamala Sanman for service in the sector was awarded to Smt. Anasuya Pavanje. The awards were presented by the Governor of Tamil Nadu at Raj Bhavan, Chennai.