Persian Tapestry ( Qalamkar ) Tablecloth Earth Design


Persian tapestry or Qalamkar or Ghalamkar Tablecloth, Earth Design implies the creation of a role on a linen cloth, which today is also done on other pieces. This sort of cloth is prepared of pure cotton. After finishing printing, they are, in the first stage, steamed for at least an hour to stabilize their designs. Then, the pieces are piled in some large copper vessels containing stabilizers (liquid) and are boiled. At the same time, they are turned upside-down by some wooden sticks and washed again in the water. Qalamkar is one of the oldest crafts of ancient Persian which was in the peak of fame of centuries. The art of printing on the cloth original from Iran for you or your friends as a gift!