Wrought Iron Craft is one of the most unique and the oldest craft form in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh. It has an aesthetic appeal inspite of its simplistic form. The art originated from the ironsmith community that used to make farming and hunting implements for tribes. Over the years, the craft has beautifully evolved into an artistic form and so has its worldwide demand. The process starts with scrap iron being beaten repeatedly when hot using tools made locally by the lohars themselves. It requires no casting and molding. Desired shape is given carefully by beating it at necessary spots.The Wrought Iron Crafts are made into various crafts such as masks, hangers, innovative lamps, wall hangings and showpieces.
|Artisan Name||Tatiram viswakarma|
|Care||Clean with soft wet cloth|