Polio Eradication Day Polio Eradication Day Polio is well on its way to joining smallpox as a scourge upon humanity that has been eradicated – a monumental feat that everyone should be very happy about. This great goal of public health has not been achieved overnight, and although we have had good quality vaccinations for … Continue reading Polio Eradication Day
Nursing students from rural villages in India show folks in America how they use GumCha. Young Women Show the Way: You would think it would be simple. I mean a GumCha is just a piece of cloth, right? But the definition of a thing is not just what is made of, but how it is used. … Continue reading Nursing students from rural villages in India show folks in America how they use GumCha.
GumCha – Now in 42 Retail Stores in 7 States In the spring of 2018 we began to build a network of retail shops that carry our GumCha. We wanted folks to be able to see and touch GumCha up close and in a top-quality store near them. Starting with well-known shops in our area, … Continue reading GumCha – Now in 42 Retail Stores in 7 States
Announcing the Publication of Volume 1 of The GumCha Design Portfolio A gift from the weavers of Bengal who have been creating the versatile, beautiful, and useful cloth, called a GumCha, since at least the 3rd Century BC. The GumCha Design Portfolio is the result of more than 2,000 years of design evolution in handloomed … Continue reading Announcing the Publication of Volume 1 of The GumCha Design Portfolio