The Colors of India Presented by Dover Rug & Home- A Celebration of Culture and the Art of Rug Making
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Experience one of the world’s most intricate and beautiful art forms in this presentation on rug making while being immersed in a total cultural experience! The Colors of India is a journey through the art of rug-making. These complex, one-of-a-kind creations are an art form that has barely changed in over 2,000 years. Hand-woven with intricate detail, guests will be astonished at the expertise of this process from hand-spun wool to traditional color preparation. This cultural experience offers guests a rare glimpse into the world of rug-making, with a showing of the acclaimed documentary Colors of India followed by a Q&A with experts from Dover. One-of-a-kind rugs will be displayed in the Gallery for viewing and guests will also partake in traditional Indian food, beverage and music. All guests also receive a free rug appraisal compliments of Dover Rug & Home- as well as a $100 Dover Rug & Home gift certificate, good towards a purchase of $1,000 or more and a chance to win a beautiful hand-knotted rug!