Latif and Khan
Greener Journal of Art and Humanities Vol. 2 (1), pp. 008-016, March 2012
© 2011 Greener Journals
Creation and exploitation of new Textile designs derived from Kashmiri Namda and Gabba Motifs.
1Safina Latif * and 2Romana Yasmin Khan
1Department of Arts & Design University of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Muzaffarabad.
2Department of Art and Design Hazara University, Mansehra.
*Corresponding Author’s Email: Safina_textile @yahoo .com, roma_opensea @hotmail .com
In Kashmiri and especially in Azad Kashmir Namda’s & Gabbas are prepared with unique traditional motifs. In this work transfer these matchless motifs on the cloth to produce new textile designs. This was a new addition in the textile designs. These designs appeared quite splendid and acknowledged by the experts in the textile industry.
Keywords: Namda, Gabba, Kashmir, textile.