Janakpur Nepal

From the press release:
Empowering Women:

Museum of International Folk Art

Coop members of the Janakpur Women's Development Center, Janakpur, Nepal.
Their centuries-old tradition of painting the walls of their homes on special
occasions has developed at the Center into the art of painting on handmade
paper for sale on the global art market.

Credit: Photograph by Claire Burkert


Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.