Discovering the Beauty of Channapatna Toys:

A Timeless Craftsmanship

 

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Craftdeals.in: Channapatna toys are a timeless craftsmanship that originated in the town of Channapatna, located in the state of Karnataka, India.

These toys are known for their intricate designs, bright colors, and durability, and have been a part of India’s cultural heritage for centuries.

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Making of Channapatna Toys

Craftdeals.in: Channapatna toys are made from locally-sourced wood, such as the locally-grown “Honne” tree. The wood is first carved into the desired shape, and then several layers of lacquer are applied to the surface.

The lacquer is made from a mixture of resin and natural dyes, which give the toys their vibrant colors. The toys are then polished to a smooth finish, resulting in a beautiful, colorful wooden toy.

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