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Author : Nina Sabnani
Illustrator : Nina Sabnani
"Before I used to stitch just to make patterns. But now I think about what I want to say through my stitches." Like many others, Raniben has moved beyond beautiful needlework to narrative art, embroidering her own stories. This book has one such story – about how she and her family left their village in Pakistan, crossed the harsh desert to start life again. Based on an award-winning animated documentary film, this gorgeously visual book looks at how an inherited craft has become personalised art. At the end is a section that introduces children to the rich and diverse art of embroidery in Gujarat.
2019: Jarul Book Award (shortlisted)
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|Specifications||28 pages; 8.5” x 9.5”; full colour; soft cover|
|Tags||art, stitches tell stories, family, community and art, displacement, applique embroidery, personal art, culture|