Tribal warli art. Geometric designs are the dominant patterns in Warli paintings. Warli art is known for its monochromatic depictions that express the folk life of socio-religious customs, imaginations and beliefs.
Saura tribal Art of Orissa India is often mistaken for Warli ( from Maharashtra) which is better known. Saura painting starts from a geometric frame and works inward. Traditional colors were red ocher and white rice paste. Originally only religious leaders painted them on homes for special events. Times have changed as the art is also made with ink on paper and tusser silk even t-shirts and can include modern imagery.