About TAES2018

To empower over 50 selected micro/small/medium artisan entrepreneurs of India annually
through a series of conference, workshops, funding and travelling exhibitions to directly
impact 5000 artisans of India, primarily women, while indirectly impacting 25000 rural lives.

Making Artisan Products Export Ready

Through a series of workshop and hand holding sessions on marketing and branding we intend to make Indian Artisan products export ready and thus empowering rural economy, with a focus on women.

Besides, a crowdfunding to pre book orders for curated products from various participating artisan organizations.

Inaugural Conference

TAES is an initiative to empower the artisan enterprises of India, which directly impact- Rural artisans, women and India’s intangible cultural heritage.

Artisan entrepreneurs, social entrepreneurs, art lovers, women entrepreneur and students – Book your TAES2018 ticket today!

TAES2018, a unique partnership model

A collaborative effort and a unique partnership model to bring together different stakeholders for the ultimate goal of empowering the artisan economy of India and increasing India’s share in global handmade demands.

Artisans of India



That’s the thing with handmade items. They still have the person’s mark on them, and when you hold them, you feel less alone.

- Aimee Bender