Footballs

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Sialkot is the world’s largest producer of hand-sewed footballs, with local factories manufacturing 40~60 million footballs a year. About 80% of association footballs are made in Pakistan. 75% of these (60% of all world production) are made in the city of Sialkot.There is a well-applied child labour ban, the Atlanta Agreement, in the industry since a 1997 outcry. […]

Truck Art

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Just like the Billboard painting performed in Pakistan, there is another indigenous form of art performed in Pakistan and it is the Truck Painting. With its all colorful floral patterns, depiction of human heroes with creative aspect ratios, calligraphy of poetic verses and driver’s words of wisdom, this form of art is truly a part […]

Multani Pottery

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Kashi (Blue Pottery) is traditional antique fine art pottery style and a unique art form being preserved with great dedication. This ethnic oriental fine art pottery style (also considered a part of Islamic pottery tradition) is centuries old and is particular to a certain region (Multan) in South Asia. [nggallery id=131] Every piece of pottery is handcrafted and […]