THASA 2, an exhibition of Textile Printing was arranged by the Fashion Department of MNVTI
which showcased the students’ work. It focused on the various surface ornamentation techniques of Block Printing, Tie and Dye, Embroidery, Batik, etc. The students and faculty members developed various products of Block Printing and Tie and Dye such as
- Innovative Jewelry
- Vibrant colorful Stoles
- Pastel Handkerchiefs
- Batik and Tie and Dye Diaries
- Festive Kurtis
- Elegant Dupattas
- Exclusive Sarees
- Exquisite Bed Covers etc.
A highlight of the exhibition was the display of new wooden blocks, in-house production of MNVTI. The innovative and creative designs incorporated in the blocks by the Fashion Department Faculty were highly appreciated by one and all.
The exhibition coincided with the inauguration of the textile Printing Lab. It was inaugurated by renowned people from the Fashion and Textile Industry such as
- Chief Guest- Ms. Ashwini Bhosale, designer of boutique ’Pratimb’
- Guests of Honour- Mr. Mani Garbhe, Chairperson of Atul Overseas
- Ms. Soniya Sahastrabudhe ,Costume Designer
The pandemic situation did not deter the enthusiasm and learning of the students of fashion designing. It was an invaluable live learning experience for them where they learned the entire process from displaying the products, drapes, customer handling, billing, etc.
The unique creative products, wonderfully displayed, the warm reception of exhibitors, their sales skills and patience, made it an enjoyable experience for all. The exhibition was appreciated by all the visitors, exhibitors and experts, who visited.
In a nutshell, THASA 2 –was truly a successful event appreciated by all.