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Project Tarasha

CD X Project Tarasha nurtures the next generation of craftspeople, equipping artisan entrepreneurs with the essential tools to meet the ever-evolving market requirements.

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Craft Design Exchanges

Craft and Design have always been intertwined like wrap and weft. However, in the last couple of decades the market inclination had skewed towards designers, reducing artisans to manufacturers or suppliers. We want to show the power of equitable artisan-designer partnerships…

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Creative Dignity is a movement that has brought together diverse creative producers, practitioners, and professionals to energize the ecosystem that Indian artisans need in this time of COVID-19 and post-COVID-19 impact. We envision a world where artisans have the agency to thrive with dignity.

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artisans reached through all our programs since 2020


members in the CD Network


market platforms reached through the network

Artisan Enterprise Development

Our continuous dialogues with artisans from different geographies

Craft-Design Exchanges

Throughout our interactions with more than 100+ buyers, marketplaces, and

Artisan Digi-preneurship, the new formal

With the onset of the pandemic, it was crucial to take artisans to digital 

Covid Relief 2.0

In 2022, the Covid19 second wave hit us with a devastating ferocity. Just as artisans

Artisan Saathi

During the Pandemic, CD members and volunteers across the country worked

Women of Yalgud, claiming their agency over technology

Kalapuri collaborates with roughly 150 female artisans in the thriving village

Covid Relief 1.0

The pandemic and the shock it brought to the handmade economy and livelihoods 


In 2022, the Covid19 second wave hit us with a devastating ferocity. 

Dayalal Kudecha
Weaver, Bhujodi, Kutch

Creative Dignity hume aaj ke samay digital duniya se jodta hai aur is digital world me ek dusre se jodta hai. (CD connects us to today's digital world and connects us to each other here.)

Industree Crafts Foundation is the voluntary secretriat for Creative Dignity.