Events of 2016 (given below)
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PAST EVENTS
A Design and Technical Development Workshop on Jute Craft was inaugurated by Mr. S. K. Gupta, Assistant Director, D.C. Handicraft, Eastern Region on 20 JUN 2016 and shall run till 20 JUL 2016, at Satyanarayan Pally, Dakshin Behal, Kolkata - 700061. The workshop is sponsored by D.C Handicrafts, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. The workshop is organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata.
Jute workshop
At the inauguration: from left - Dr. Bijan Kumar Mondal, the Executive Secretary,Gurusaday Museum; Mr. S. K. Gupta, Assistant Director, D.C. Handicraft, Eastern Region; Mr. Snehangsu Sekhar Das, Designerfrom Ministry of Textile; Ms Sudipta Dutta, Empanelled Designer under D.C., Handicraft. More photos in Photo Gallery.

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Design & Technical Development Workshop on "Solapith" at Village: Bankapasi , Dist.: Bardwan, West Bengal from 16th March - 16th May, 2016. Sponsored by Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. Organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata. (More photos, including that of the Closing Ceremony on 17 JUN 2016 are given in Photo Gallery)

Integrated Design & Technical Development Workshop on "Pata Painting" of village Nankarchak, Chandipur, Dist.: East Medinipur, West Bengal from 15th March - 14th August, 2016. Sponsored by Development Commissioner (handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles, Government of India. Organised by Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata.
(More photos in Photo Gallery)


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Gurusaday Museum, Incredible India and Altamira are organising Children's Festival from 20 - 27 MAR 2016 at Gurusaday Museum, Joka, Kolkata. There will be Painting Exhibition, Puppet Dance, Cultural Evenings & Competitions, Science Exhibition, Craft Workshop and screening of documentary film. Contact: 9674067357 & 9836887483

Another programme on Kantha (Babnan Chikankari work) of "Integrated Design & Technical Development Workshop" held on 16-01-2016 at Babnan, Hooghly. Photograph of inaugural session given below:
Babnan_inauguration

Gurusaday Museum organised a "Test Marketing Programme" of prototype handicraft items, inaugurated on 11 OCT 2015 at 11 a.m. and a Special Exhibition on "Ma Durga", inaugurated on the same day at 4 p.m. The exhibition on the prototype ran for one month.

The programme of "Integrated Design & Technical Development Workshop" were carried out at different places and the products were displayed in the museum.

1. Kantha Craft : period:29-07-2015 to 27-08-2015 at Elachi, Narendrapur, South 24 Parganas.

2. Terracotta Craft ; period : 05-08-2015 to 04-09-2015 at Kulgachia, Howrah

3. Dokra Craft : period : 12-08-2015 to 12-09-2015 at Dwariapur, Burdwan.

4. Zari Craft : period ; 26-08-2015 to 29-09-2015 at Shyampur, Howrah

Some photos of the Marketing Programme are given below:

Kantha & Zari Crafts on Textiles Terracotta Crafts
Kantha Crafts on Garments Dokra Craft Products
Some Zari Craft Products Some Dokra Craft Products