Rangsutra is a community owned craft company of over a thousand artisans from remote regions of India – the deserts of Rajasthan and plains of Eastern U.P and all the way to Manipur in the North East.
Rangsutra ensures sustainable livelihoods for artisans and farmers by creating top quality hand made products based on the principles of fair trade and a celebration of India’s rich craft heritage.
We see ourselves as a bridge between:
– Artisans and customers
– Tradition and the contemporary
– Change and continuity
“Co- creation as a concept has been the core of design development in Rangsutra and, as a whole in the craft sector. Every crafts community has the inherent knowledge and skill to make beautiful textiles/products. Our role as an organisation working with both producers and buyers is to strike a balance between the requirement of …
Craft, is basically a hobby, used as a tool by the men and women to make the world identify their cultures and existence. … The spaces we call home and the workplace are but, holistic units defining the foundations of civilisation. In the process, it is always delightful to observe a woman become an agent …
The idea of RangSutra came to me, in the year 2002, while I was on a sabbatical, studying for a Master’s Degree in Conflict Resolution at the Eastern Mennonite University, writing a paper on Organizations needed for Conflict Resolution in the 21st Century. It was 10 years since India had opened up her economy to …
Stall No. 31
Gali-e-khas, Nature Bazaar
Andheria Modh, Near Chhatarpur Metro Station
Assi Panch Mandir
Opp Abhay Cinema Hall