Shramik Kala, helps women to
master the art of ethnic stitches and
ornamental joinery in making a large
variety of high quality bags.
Eco friendly bags
in a market ﬂooded with plastic and nylon.
for women living below poverty line in the semi-
arid, drought prone regions of north Karnataka.
Revival of lost crafts
Shramik Kala’s ﬁrst two centres have an
astounding number of traditional crafts that
would have been lost if not for Shramik’s
founder Gopi Krishna’s determined efforts.
Leather moulded bags Hand bags
A desire to innovate
Organisations afﬁliated with Shramik are
involved in making handloom fabric that is
custom made for speciﬁc size bags ensuring
no waste philosophy of Shramik team.
Beautiful hammocks are made in this arid land
and sent to shops in India and abroad.
If the products could speak their story they
would fables of hard work and effort.
Path breaking projects
Shramik, has started many path breaking
projects, such as the Black Sheep project.
In this project they created demand for
wool that was being wasted by designing
innovative products with it.
The enormous response for these products
created ripples in the areas and the states
The project has given a new life to the
Deccani sheep and the shepherd
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