Double Trouble’s November arts and crafts holiday to Jaipur!
There’s nothing we love more than arts and crafts here at Colouricious Holidays. Our holidaymakers are always extremely creative and produce the finest of pieces. We also know how much you all love expanding your creative flair and expanding on your skills. That is why we have decided to put together a beautiful holiday to sunny Jaipur with two of the best, most well known names in arts and crafts.
Who are Double Trouble? (Jan and Jean)
Jan Beaney and Jean Littlejohn are widely renowned textile artists, authors and tutors. They will be accompanying you on your trip to Jaipur where they will be around to offer support and guidance. They’re also lovely ladies who we are sure you will love to be experiencing the holiday alongside!
They have written some incredible books on textiles including ‘stitch magic’ and ‘bonding and beyond’.
With so much to learn and an incredible group accompanying you, this will be the winter break of a lifetime!
Interesting facts on Jaipur – the Pink City
Jaipur is the capital and the largest city of Rajesthan. As of 2011, the city had a population of 3.1 million, making it the tenth most populated city in the country. Jaipur is also known as the Pink City, due to the dominant color scheme of its buildings. These building’s are not only pink, but also stunning, vibrant and original.
With a wonderful combination of royal heritage and modern life Jaipur displays a nice presentation of urban lifestyle.
In terms of the arts and crafts of Jaipur, there are many traditional shops selling antiques and handicrafts. It is also home to many very active and skilled artisans and craftsmen who are dotted around the beautiful city with skills in crafts like stone carving and block printing.
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