If art and craft is what keeps you alive, we know exactly where you would be this weekend– The Stationary and Art Material Fair! Starting today, August 26 till September 3 at Pragati Maidan, this is a no-miss for everyone who is into any kind of art.
Why you should attend this!
Every year more than 20,000 stationery nerds flock to this fair for the amazing variety of stationery from all popular global brands! You will be spoilt for choice when buying art & craft material, office supplies, school and industrial stationery and what not! There will be a range of products for kids and adults alike, in all budget ranges and tastes. From cartoons to quirky collections and plain to premium stationery, you can expect all here (yippeee)!
Who cannot miss going?
- Calligraphers – you will be surprised at the kinds of inks and nibs, papers and tools on offer
- Painters – A variety of paint brushes
- Hobby artists –there will be colour palettes you have never seen!
- Stationery enthusiasts – you don’t need convincing, there will be helluva stuff to jump on
- Origami artists – a range of origami papers that you have only dreamed of are on platter mate
- Kids – Quirky notebooks, postcards, pastel/water colour sets, magic pens, modelling clays and school stationery is the new fashion right?
Which brands will be featured at the fair?
Expect global brands like Sakura, Tombow, Nichiban and Akashiya – Japan, Mungyo, Sharpie, Artbin and Prismacolor – USA, Touch – Korea, Vangogh, Rembrandt, Royal Talens- Holland, Milan – Spain, Campap and Arto- Malaysia to be there! Some other names include Fabriano, Bunk Pages and Schneider. And these are just some!
How to Reach?
Well, the best way is to take the Metro’s Blue Line and deboard at Pragati Maidan Station and walk to the hall. If you are driving, then you can park at Gate no. 7, that’s opposite Supreme Court and walk down from there (not a very short walk, but we guess you’ll manage hehe). You can also use Gate 1 or 2, which is opposite Purana Qila and hop on the free shuttle service that will take you straight to Hall 12.
Where do I get the tickets?
You can get your tickets from Gate no. 1, 2, 7 and 10. Timing as per current information-10 am to 8 pm. Tickets are priced at INR 30 for adults and INR 20 for kids, per person. It is free for senior citizens, school students in uniform accompanied by teacher, and college students carrying their I-cards. For detailed information, you can check www.http://indiatradefair.com.
What: Stationary and Art Material Fair 2017
When: August 26 – September 3, 2017
Where: Hall 12 A, Pragati Maidan, Delhi
Timing: 10:00 AM – 8.00 PM (last entry at 7.30 pm)
Closest Metro Station: Pragati Maidan on Blue Line
Parking: Gate 7, opposite Supreme Court
Tickets: INR 30 (adults), INR 20 (kids), Free for senior citizens, school children (in uniform, with teacher) and college-goers (with I-card)
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