Handmade Sankheda Sofa Set - 6 Pcs
Made in Sankheda, Gujarat from which the name of the Art is derived. This Sankheda furniture is made using teak wood and the lacquered using art and technique local to this area.
The intricacy of the lacquer illustrative work done with a series of brushes and leaves form an opulently royal palette of gold's, yellows, reds, with subtle linear work of silverine lines. Market vagaries today have enhanced the color palette of the Sankheda crafts person to include a variety of greens, blues and other hues and shades.
Creation of a Sankheda product involves first shaping the teak wood pieces on a lathe, before applying powdered tin premixed in a solvent. A coat of lacquer is applied and then polished using a specific leaf. The finished pieces are assembled together to make the required furniture. Sankheda furniture has almost become synonymous to ethnic Gujarati home element, the repertoire of furniture fabricated in this art form include, Swings, sofa sets, chairs, tables, cupboards and the like.
Sofa Set with 1x Three Seater With 2x Chairs 2x Stool Seat 1x Center Table.
** Assembly Required **