Location: Domestic Arrivals Corridor
Art discs made of re-used boats
Seashell craft is a major art form of Goa. Shells of various sizes, shapes and shades are used in the making of ornaments like necklaces, rings, bracelets and brooches. The artisans apply their art on the simple looking seashells, converting them into extraordinary pieces of work. The products act as wonderful reminders of Goan culture and craft.
About the Artist
For 27 years, Namrata Parab has dedicated herself to the craft of seashells. She collects these shells from the serene beaches of Goa. Making intricate ornaments, showpieces and more from these seashells are her expertise. Her main market includes all tourist destinations in Goa, including temples, emporiums, beaches. The crafts are sold at affordable rates. She has attended all major exhibitions across India.