Hand Block printing is part of an ancient technique in India that has helped in making India one of the largest textile markets internationally. Wooden blocks are used to imprint hand carved designs onto fabric and paper.
Resist printing and discharge printing are the most commonly used print techniques. In hand block print, colours used for printing are usually derived from plants and minerals native to the subcontinent. common colors used in hand block print is red, black, blue, violet, green, and yellow are obtained from plants and minerals native to India