By Hand From The Heart: One Show, Many Stories!

By Hand From The Heart is a curated makers market event in Chennai, South India. UPCOMING EVENT: 24th – 25th, AUGUST, CROWNE PLAZA, CHENNAI

Coimbatore Event: Clay & Pottery Workshop by Puneet Brar

Spot registrations only! Contact Front Desk at the venue. The event staff will  guide you for any further assistance. Sign up at least 30 minutes before the scheduled session. About The Resource Person  … Continue reading

January 26, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Divya Jain, Kari, Bangalore

Today on our Meet The Maker Series we feature Divya Jain of Kari based in Bangalore. Let’s find out more about her venture story  and her first event in Coimbatore. … Continue reading

January 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Rashmi Singh, Studio Moya, Bangalore

Today on our Meet The Maker Series we feature Rashmi Singh, Founder, Studio Moya, based in Bangalore. Let’s find out more about her first event in Coimbatore. Tell us a … Continue reading

January 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Puneet Brar, Wind Glaze Pottery Studio, Auroville

Today on the blog,  we feature Puneet Brar, an independent potter trained in Ceramic Design at the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad  and later studied at Mantra Pottery under Angad Vohra. After … Continue reading

January 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Archana Avinash, Strings & Beads, Dubai

An MBA grad with a background in Corporate Communications & Marketing, Archana Avinash chose her passion over her high paying daily job in 2011. Having been raised in the Middle … Continue reading

January 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Mrinalini Cariapa, Flames of the Forest, Bangalore

On the Meet The Makers Series, today we feature Mrinalini Cariapa, founder and design head at Flames of the Forest, Bangalore. She will be showcasing her collections at the By Hand … Continue reading

January 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Anju Nair, Wood & Yarn, Chennai

Anju Nair of Wood & Yarn, Chennai designs hand block printed textiles. Let’s find out more about her design venture and we look forward to seeing her stylist and affordable range of sarees … Continue reading

January 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Priya Ravichandran, Transy Garden, Salem

On the Meet The Makers Series, today we feature garden artistry and terrarium designer Priya Ravichandran. Priya shares in brief about her venture – Transy Garden, her inspirations and the showcase … Continue reading

January 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Artist: Vasudha Sridhar, The Inside Job, Coimbatore

  Vasuda is a certified Zentangle tutor and artist. She works from her quaint studio in Coimbatore.  Let’s find out more about the artist and her  showcase ” Karuppu Vellai (Tamil … Continue reading

January 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Lakshana Leelakrishnan, Nakedly Yours, Cochin

Today on the blog we feature, artisanal soap maker Lakshana Leelakrishnan of Nakedly Yours.  The maker shares with us in detail about her venture and the new line up, she … Continue reading

January 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Artist: Sujith, BHAVM MURALS, Wayanad

On the blog today we feature Artist Sujith of BHAVM MURALS, Wayanad. The team shares in brief about the traditional mural artisan group. A little bit about the organisation. BHAVM MURALS, … Continue reading

January 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Shruti Dharwadkar, Moriko Organic, Mumbai

Today on our Meet The Makers series we feature Shruti Dharwadkar, Founder and Principal Designer at Moriko Organic – a sustainable clothing label for children; Let’s find out more about her  works, … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Varsha Devjani – Lajwanti Kulkarni, The Sufi Studio, Ahmadabad

Today on our Meet The Makers Series; we feature Varsha Devjani – Lajwanti Kulkarni, Designers and Founders, The Sufi Studio, Ahmadabad;  The team share with us in brief about their venture … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Lalitha Regi & Members of Porgai Artisans Association, Sittilingi

Dr.Lalitha Regi and a few member artisans share with us the story of Porgai Artisans Association, based in Tamil Nadu. Porgai is a society of 60 lambadi women artisans . The Lambadis were a nomadic tribe originally from north western india,.somewhere in the present Gujarat /Rajastan border.They migrated down with the Mughal army and settled in Maharashtra , Karnataka, Andra Pradesh and Tamilnadu. ‘Sittilingi’ valley is the 2 nd southernmost settlement of Lambadi community in India.

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet the Maker: Pabitha Prakash & Bhanumathy Balaji, KRITI, Salem  

Today on the blog we feature, Pabitha Prakash & Bhanumathy Balaji; lets find out more about these two friends who founded an art based craft venture – KRITI. The team shares … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Ranjita Bora – Ranjita Bora Ceramics, Puducherry

A trained chef, Ranjita pursued her passion for pottery and has made a mark for herself as an independent potter. Ranjita hand crafts high temperature stoneware and wood fired functional … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Arathi Rajagopalan – House of Kalart, Chennai

On the blog today, we feature artist and jewelry designer Arathi Rajagopalan of House of Kalart. She shares in detail about her label, inspirations and her debut showcase at the … Continue reading

January 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Artists: Rashmi & Rupak Munje, Chennai

Sister and brother, Rashmi and Rupak Munje will present their art works at the Makers Market this February in Coimbatore. Let’s find out more about the siblings, their inspirations and … Continue reading

January 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Neha Murthy – Pachisi, Chennai

We chat up with Founder & Designer, Neha Murthy of Pachisi in Chennai; Neha had started Pachisi, 3 years ago, to create fabric based ancient board games and has recently ventured … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Smriti Sain – Chiaroscuro, New Delhi

Meet Smriti Sain, the principal designer and founder of Chiaroscuro a leather design studio based in New Delhi. She specialises in crafting workshop-made pure leather accessories, we chat up with Smriti … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Nina Prabhu, UNIQUITIES, Coimbatore

On the blog today, we feature fabric artist Nina Prabhu of UNIQUITIES, based in Coimbatore. Nina shares in brief about her venture and her showcase at the By Hand From … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Coimbatore Event: Meet The Maker: Tvishi Mongia, Matvira, Mumbai

Today on the blog we feature, Tvishi Mongia Founder of Matvira, Mumbai. Tvishi talks about her father’s art and her line up at the event in Coimbatore. Her story in brief.  … Continue reading

January 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

2017 – A year like no other

 2017 – 2 events, 61 participants and over 3300 shoppers. 2017 was a blessing for By Hand From The Heart in terms of collaborations and showcasing, new makers. We are ever … Continue reading

December 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Join The Makers Market

  If you are a maker, artist, crafter or designer, submit your introduction via this online form – follow link: https://goo.gl/forms/WdJRrYlTkVhe3rRi2 We welcome applications from independent artists, crafters, food artisans, … Continue reading

November 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

2018 – Chennai and Coimbatore Makers Market

By Hand from The Heart opening act for 2018 will be a makers market event in Coimbatore! After 21 editions in Chennai, the makers market will be hosting its 22nd event … Continue reading

September 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Arundhati Radhakrishnan, Design Principal and Founder, The Personalizing Studio, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, stationery designer Arundhati Radhakrishnan – Design Principal and Founder at The Personalizing Studio, Chennai.  Let’s find out more about this free spirited, visuals arts … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Priyanjoli Basu, Designer & Founder, PRIYANJOLI, Chennai

Meet Priyanjoli Basu at By Hand From The Heart Makers Market this September. Today on the blog the designer shares with us a brief write up about her label and … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Reshma Chengappa, Shakti Ganapati, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, Shakti Ganapati –  Solid wood furniture designers and manufacturers in Chennai. Founded in 1995,  Shakti Ganapati was led by Deepak Chengappa, Principal Designer / Visionary, along with … Continue reading

August 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Susha Suresh, Designer & Founder, ADVIKA, Chennai

On the blog today we feature Susha Suresh, Designer & Founder, ADVIKA, Chennai.  A post graduate in textile design, Susha started off her first collective as a part of her college project. … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Food Entrepreneur: Naveen Bhandari, Founder, GULABs, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature, the story of GULABs. In conversation with Ruchika Gupta, Ms. Ruchika Gupta, VP Sales and Marketing of Gulabs;  we get a brief insight about the food … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 1 Comment

Meet The Maker: Poonam Chordia, Chocolatier, Enchante, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature Poonam Chordia, Chocolatier, at  Enchante, Chennai. Lets’ find out about her venture and her journey so far. She also shares her experience as a tutor … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Blog Title: Meet The Maker: Tejal Bajla – Akshay Jalan, Founders, Brainsmith, Mumbai

Today on the blog we feature Tejal Bajla – Akshay Jalan, Founders, Brainsmith, Mumbai. Lets’ find out about their children learning aid venture and their journey so far. Read on… … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Makers: Anuradha Krishnamoorthy – Namrata Sundaresan, Artisanal Cheese Makers, KASE, Chennai

Today on the blog we feature cheese makers Namrata Sundaresan and Anuradha Krishnamoorthy of Käse, Chennai. Together they handle the complete operationz sat sharing their personal favourite picks – Namrata and … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Meet The Maker: Niranjana Selvam, Baker and Founder, The Baker Ninja, Chennai

Today we feature, home baker Niranjana Selvam. She shares with us insights of her venture, her innovative subscription box service and shares in detail of her favourite flavours and work … Continue reading

August 28, 2017 · 1 Comment
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