Sprig Shower Curtain
$ 89.00 $ 70.00
Printed and sewn by the women artisans in Rajasthan, India from fabric printed by hand with traditional wooden block prints. The non-profit co-op promotes rural craft production to address the lack of employment in rural areas and provide an income for rural women whose husbands have migrated to the cities to seek work.
Details + Dimensions
72" x 72"
tab closures with pearl buttons
printed with AZO free dye
Meet the Maker
Friends of Tilonia, Inc. is a US-based, 501(c)3 non-profit organization which provides marketing and business development assistance to the artisan enterprises affiliated with the Barefoot College, in Tilonia, Rajasthan, India. For more than 40 years, the Barefoot College has been working to address basic needs of the rural poor: water, health, education, energy and employment, while enrolling individuals in the processes that govern their lives.
The Barefoot College promotes rural craft production to address the lack of employment in rural areas and provide an income for rural women whose husbands have migrated to the cities to seek work. Assistance in improving designs and production techniques, creation of marketing outlets, and access to credit have helped to restore and create new income opportunities for the artisans of Tilonia®. Training and materials provided by the College enable women from traditional communities to work from home, helping them to generate income from their needlework or other handicrafts.