The studio-based nature of contemporary jewelry is not much practiced in India. At the same time, a lot of interesting brands are coming up with challenging the status quo. This is giving me stimulation to write about the challenges of being a maker of contemporary jewelry in India. In the blog, I will write about my inspirations and everyday encounters with jewelry making.
Dookdi ponders upon the idea of adornment with an interest in ‘form’ as ‘a body’ and its transformation; be it ‘skin’, ‘metal’ or ‘weather’ encourages us to communicate the sentimental potency of objects.