ANNOUNCEMENTS

Training on Preparation of Herbal Pigment & Application

Training on Preparation of Herbal Pigment & Application

Agency for Promotion of Indigenous Crafts (APIC) is conducting training on preparation of herbal pigment which was practiced in the olden days. Paints will be extracted from walnut cover/bark, Kerpa Shing, Hekar Shing, Sisi Shing, Kham Shing, Pitsi Shing, Zim, sakar  madder, turmeric, lac, Cypress bark, marigold, cosmos, mint leaves, indigo cakes and buck wheat. The objectivesRead more about Training on Preparation of Herbal Pigment & Application[…]

Natural Dye Training Bumthang (10th-12th July 2015)

Natural Dye Training Bumthang (10th-12th July 2015)

 General Introduction PIDU Division as part of UNDP Project and Scaling up of Income Generation through Traditional crafts and Textiles Marketing and Promotion under the Trainings Budget as planned activity(18month rolling work plan  Jan2015 to June 2016) Natural Dye Training in order to train the rural artisans mainly weavers  in the art of  natural dyeRead more about Natural Dye Training Bumthang (10th-12th July 2015)[…]

Brief Training report on Troezo Enhancement Workshop

Brief Training report on Troezo Enhancement Workshop

Agency for Promotion of Indigenous Crafts (APIC) has organized 11 day ‘Troezo Enhancement workshop’ from 12th to 22nd August 2013 Tsebar, Pemagatshel funded by UNDP. The workshop is expected to provide relevant skills, ideas and knowledge in diverse dimensions of copper crafts industry development and management for artisans and help our own crafts sector revitalizeRead more about Brief Training report on Troezo Enhancement Workshop[…]

Training Report on Paper Packaging and Designing, NIZC Kawajangsa, Thimphu

Training Report on Paper Packaging and Designing, NIZC Kawajangsa, Thimphu

As an activity of Products Innovation and Design unit, Agency for Promotion of Indigenous Craft, APIC, has organized 10 days practical based training workshop on paper packaging and designing from 4th– 13th November 2013 at National Institute of Zorig Chusum, Kawang Jangsa with the financial support from UNDP. The participants were from craft bazaar andRead more about Training Report on Paper Packaging and Designing, NIZC Kawajangsa, Thimphu[…]

Brief report on the trainings conducted by APIC with support from UN

Brief report on the trainings conducted by APIC with support from UN

Agency of Promotion of Indigenous crafts with support from UNDP has conducted eight training from November 2012 till December 2013. The trainings included Babzo, Metal works, Sawdust, packaging, cane and bamboo with the resource person from outside the country as well as local master crafts person. A total of 180 people were trained. Below areRead more about Brief report on the trainings conducted by APIC with support from UN[…]

Training Workshop on Product Diversification for wood and metal works

Training Workshop on Product Diversification for wood and metal works

As specified in the work plan for UN support for Development of MSME and employment Generation one of the targets set was for APIC as an implementing partner to conduct a workshop on product diversification which would result in production of at least 6 new wood and metal products and also at least 10 woodRead more about Training Workshop on Product Diversification for wood and metal works[…]