Craft Council of Tamil Nadu is an NGO in its 31st year of existence, working for the upliftment of Craftsmen in Tamil Nadu.
CCTN through Crafts Bazaar provides a platform to the crafts people (Both textiles and handicrafts) from all over India to exhibit and sell their wares. This Craft Bazaar translates into action our main objective of existence, which is to showcase craft and give a free platform for crafts men to exhibit their wares to a large customer/consumer base.
This year there are over 100 stalls from Assam to Kerala. The bazaar is being held at Suguna Kalyana Mandapam , Avinashi Road, from 29th June to 4th July 2019 (10.30 a.m to 8 p.m.).
This year there has been a special focus on textiles and artefacts from Andrapradesh and Telangana –Khadi, Mangalgiri, Narayanpet, Uppada, Pen Kalamkari, Ikkat, Pochampalli, Venkatgiri, Pedan kalamkari sarees and yardage. Kalamkari and Cherial paintings, leather puppets, wood carving, wooden cutlery, Warangal durries, etikopaka and kondapalli toys..