Motifs are the channels of communication to the world about the culture and tradition. Earlier, the caveman used his cave as his canvas to leave as a mark of his feelings to the generations to come. When things evolved, and he learned the art of making fabrics, he used the same technique to make some patterns on the dress. To look at a Motif, it is not only a design, but a symbol, or the piece of tradition. The art of embellishing a motif has been in practice since time immemorial.
This is also called as Ayiram Butta, where the word Ayiram refers to a thousand, and Butta in Tamil refers to the small dot. The concept of placing a thousand