Tips to Young Weavers for becoming successful weaver entrepreneurs The Handloom School is a “gurukul” for young weavers which witnesses congregation of connoisseur’s of handloom as faculty and mentor’s. This week was no different. Jitendra Kumar, founder of Loom to Luxury, came all the way from Varanasi to share his experience of building Loom to Luxury […]
While cynics still continue to condescendingly retort handloom as a sunset industry; efforts happening in Maheshwar, a small town of Madhya Pradesh, seem to make a dent on this Que Sera Sera mental model. The story of Manish is a subtle reflection of larger experiment of The Handloom School wherein mentor buyer joins hand with efficient and effective weaver […]
Mujahid Beg, student from the second batch recently participated in an exhibition at Pune. Today, in the English Class, he very happily shared his experience with 3rd Batch students. He proudly stated that in this exhibition he tried to communicate with affluent buyers in English and they seemed to be impressed with his communication skills. […]
12/10/201 Young weavers from Bhuj and Gondal (Gujarat), Badmer (Rajasthan), Kajdoh (Chattishgarh) and Maheshwar (Madhya Pradesh) will be part of the cohort constituting 3rd Batch of The Handloom School starting 16th December. These talented young weavers will stay and learn together at The Handloom School for a period of 5.5 months. It will be an […]
First batch of The Handloom School completed their classroom program on 7th April 2015. A short video reflecting their experience in The Handloom School campus is presented here.