Author(s): Tara Books
A multisensory delight, as pleasing to the hand as it is to the eye this lovely artifact will be received eagerly by both cat lovers and connoisseurs of bookmaking. Kirkus Reviews Silkscreen-printed by hand on handmade paper and attractively packaged, these notecards (featuring artwork from our handmade book I Like Cats) are perfect for thoughtful gifting. Created by the artisans at celebrated Indian visual art publisher Tara Books. The book features a gallery of irresistible feline characters from some of the best-known tribal and folk artists of India. Each boxed set features ten cards two each of five designs and ten envelopes. Each card measures 5 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in, and includes an insert with further information on the artist and artisans involved. Proceeds from the sale of each notecard pack support tribal and folk artists in India, as well as the skilled artisans involved in the printing process. Buy two sets: one for note-writing and one to frame and display!"
For over 20 years, Indian publisher Tara Books has been celebrated internationally as an innovative publisher of handmade and visual art titles for all ages. Their handmade books and stationery hail from their sustainable Book Craft Workshop in Chennai, India, which employs, trains, and nurtures young artisans. The publisher of Creation, The Night Life of Trees, Waterlife, I Saw a Peacock, and many other award-winning titles, Tara Books is a collective of artists, designers, writers, and editors who strive to merge fine form with rich content and to share India's diverse bounty of traditional arts with the world. Tara Books is located in Chennai, India.