Wood Work of Orissa

Wood crafts is another important handicraft of Orissa. Colourful or painted wood carving is famous of Puri where the local skilled artists prepare the finished goods using vegetable colors as well as chemical colours. The prepared article is so beautifully done up as every article is a unique piece Wood sculpture, images of gods and goddesses, animals like elephants, peacocks, and horses, masks, toys, boxes and bowls. The plain wood carvings are mostly done on a soft creamish wood called gambhari or white teak. This white teak is creamish in colour and this carving is mainly done in Cuttack.

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