These wooden blocks are handcrafted by skilled artisans in and around the city of farrukhabad in Uttar Pradesh. The usage of wooden blocks to create prints on textiles. Motifs are carefully engraved onto flat and smooth blocks of wood by skilful hands, and these blocks, once ready for Printing, are dipped in colourful hues of pigments and then pressed upon cloth to create an imprint. While these patterns are alluring to look at, largely because of their intricacy and consistency.