Handcrafted, artisanal, clay and lime plasters
An artisan applies the first coat of a natural resinating oil on the lime plaster.
Mallappa, our artisan, fusses over the lime stains on the inlaid brass strip.
The tiny invisible fissures in lime plaster temporarily stand out when oiled.
The grey lime plaster wall features inlaid brass that outlines horizontal strips of combed plaster. This double height feature wall backs the family's TV unit in their living room.
Mallappa uses a fine sand paper to smoothen the oxide plaster in preparation for its polishing.
A double height feature wall with brass inlay and plaster detailing for a residence in west Bangalore.