Opportunity to Grow / The Sari Project

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I can’t believe a whole year has passed! I am honored to have the privilege of participating in the annual sari competition again.  This year, the competition centers around re-inventing our saris into zero-waste garments.  To be honest, initially, I was intimidated by this prompt.  However, I took the opportunity to challenge myself aesthetically, technically,… Read more »

River Saris by Kanchan Richardson

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I was drawn to live in Banaras India as a continuation of family history, moving across the divide of time and culture to the place where my grandparents met and where my mother was born. As a U.S. based artist of mixed Indian American ethnicity, I had been dreaming of living in India longer term,… Read more »