Papier Mache’ is a craft for which Kashmir is renowned that dates back to 15th and 16th century Persia. Sakahaszi is the process of constructing the piece. The ornaments are created using paper pulp that is dried in molds for several days. The artisan then hand-paints delicate motifs and designs that have been handed down for generations. The traditional painting process is referred to as Naqashi. Your purchase of these lovely ornaments, created using ancient techniques, directly supports Papier Mache’ artists in Kashmir.

Choose from 5 lovely shapes: bird, ball, heart, moon or star. Each shape is offered in an assortment of colors and designs.