Vadha Vakya Meran

He was born into a family of traditional woodwork artisans of Kutch. Vadha Vakya Meran has taken his craft in a new direction. Incorporating the lacquer ware technique used elsewhere, he has developed his own style of lacquered woodwork. Meran now runs a family enterprise where he produces kitchenware, boxes and various other articles of decorative and functional use. He is a regular supplier to Khamir in Kutch, and participates in exhibitions held by craft support agencies like Dastkar and Dastkari Haat Samiti.