Enameling or Meenakari
Preserving a Rare Art
Once popular with Persian and Mughal Royalty, Lords and the Kings used to appoint artisans to make wonderful objects like birds and animals using the art of colorful enameling on silver. Blue Bird International
have worked hard to revive this ancient art by engaging the best artisans. Each piece is a perfect example of unmatched craftsmanship; it takes months and even a year to complete one piece. With such immaculate craftsmanship only limited pieces are possible,
which are rare and spectacular, worth putting up for sale in Auction Houses. They are the only manufactures of these elegant artifacts; presently they have developed a bird series for collectors of Art and Connoisseurs.
Silver Enameled Meenakari - It is the technique of fusing colored glassy substance on silver, but not so simple, More than half a dozen artisans work on a
single piece. Guaranteed Pure Silver (92.3%) is moulded into the shape of a bird. Great concentration and patience is required for the same, to gently taper the tail of a bird, make it wafer thin at the end and perfect the form, at times takes more than a
year. The animate sculpt, mixing of glass enamel, engraving, coating, baking, polishing, is infinitely difficult. The artisan hammers and chisels to engrave the motifs, mixing colors in the right proportion to match the original color of the bird. The silver
pieces are filled with lacquer to strengthen it. It is the end result that really matters and that is the breathtaking, outcome of a masterpiece.
Why not have these beautiful masterpieces sit in your office or home? Not only will they add a splash of colors, provide a sense of relaxation by welcoming guests, friends and family but also ultimately bring food
FENG SHUI as they represent harbingers of good news and many opportunities.
So why Wait? ORDER one now or several as they make excellent gifts to loved ones and friends!