Everyone is good at it.” It was just a matter of finding commerce in the traditional exercise.
Having been schooled in the basics, it didn’t then come as a surprise that many of their businesses were home-run.
As keepers of the art, these men and women have plenty to offer — especially for the uninitiated.
There is stall after stall of saris — the coveted, geo-tagged mugs silk; the ahimsa silk; and the pat and eri silks.
But the thing is, if they give us money, it (the art) becomes spoiled for the future; it is the easy way,” she says.