Crochet workshop

Crochet workshop

Crochet Workshop in Koramangala, Bangalore

Crochet is an amazing art. Learn as Bloom & Grow brings to you a 3-day workshop to introduce you to an interesting world of crochet. There are immense possibilities to create many things through crochet.

What would be covered in the 3-day workshop?

1.Introduction to crochet and tools used for crochet
2.Different type of crochet stiches
3.Techniques for Increasing and Decreasing the stiches
4.Different techniques to attach crochet pieces
5.Crochet Chart/Pattern Reading
6.Basic projects which will include the practice of all the stiches and pattern describe.

The Crochet project will include:
1. Headband/Chokar
2. Basic flower[which can be attached to the headband or chokar]
3. Earings
4. Granny squares

Day & Date: 4th Sep, 11th Sep, 18th Sep (Consecutive three Mondays)
Time: 10am – 1 pm (All three days)
Fees: Rs 2500 per participant
Venue: Bloom & Grow, Koramangala

March 2016

Artistic Appetizers with Anshu Jhunjhunwala

Food art, appetizers, food presentation

Artistic Appetizers workshop with Anshu

 

Anshu is a food star who dishes up whimsical and imaginative dishes with the ingredients around her. She is an inspiration to foodies who love to make something new everyday. #Foodart comes naturally to Anshu who has specialised in Gourmet cuisine.

In a series of #Foodart workshops by FOOD for thought, Anshu takes you through the tips and tricks to welcome and entice your guests with her artistic Appetisers.

You will learn to prepare –
1. Leafed Up – Thai banana blossom salad
2. Lay on a bread – Grilled tomato
3. By itself – Crunchy cucumber with dill
4. Over a bun – Spiced avocado and garlic
5. Through a stick – Cherry tomatoes with Mozarella
6. For a shot – Viet wraps in a dip
7. In a jar – Herbed Feta with olive oil

Date – March 4th, 2016
Time – 10am to 12.30pm
Fee – Rs 2,200/- (inclusive of all ingredients)
To register mail bngblr@gmail.com

BALLOON & RIBBON PRINTING WORKSHOP BY LETS INK

balloon printing workshop-poster (1)

Customize your parties to the minute detail with customized balloons and ribbons. Learn to customise your designs on balloon and you don’t have to shell out a bomb on customised balloons and ribbons.

Conducted by Lets Ink,  an expert in Screen printing workshops in Bangalore.

All details in the poster.

FONDANT MAKING – CUPCAKE DECOR

Fondant workshop

Cupcake fondant workshop

Patisserie passion is conducting a workshop on Cupcake Decoration.

Take home 8 self decorated cupcakes along with a recipe booklet (cupcake , fondant and butter cream recipe)

Eggless cupcake option is available for those who’d like to use it.

Techniques taught :

1) Demo on baking cupcakes and fondat making
2) How to color fondant
3) Covering cupcakes with fondant
4) Using Embossing Folder
5) Using Stencils
6) Color with Lustre dusts
7) Using Moulds
8) Making rose without cutter
9) Making Carnation(made with ready made gumpaste)
10) Making ribbon roses

Date – March 6th, 2016
Time – 10am to 5.30pm

Fee – Rs 2,500/- only

For registration, please send a mail to bngblr@gmail.com
BACKYARD BARBEQUE WITH BARBEQUE QUEEN NEETHA
How to make barbeque

Barbeque workshop

                                                                                   

Barbeque and Salads

Meet the BBQ queen of Bangalore at B&G and learn the techniques with an expert.

Topics covered:
• Grill basics such as lighting charcoal and grill safety
• Marinating techniques
• Grilling meats and vegetables on Gas and Charcoal Grill
• Use of grill accessories
• Baking on the grill

Who should attend:
Anyone who wants to learn to barbecue at home and prepare delicious grilled fare.

Menu:
Grilled Pizza
BBQ salad and Dressings
Paneer Tikka
Fusion Chicken
Choco lava Cake
Grilled Dessert and more

And the best part is you enjoy a great barbeque meal with great company 🙂

Date – March 12th, 2015 at 11 am
Cost of the workshop: Rs 2,000 per person
Couple Charges : Rs 3,800

Video URL – https://www.facebook.com/cookwithneetha/videos/477824042317933/

(Disclaimer – Pictures and video not shot at B&G)

 

Natural Soap making workshop by Howaboutwee

Soap

This workshop helps you to learn the art of making handcrafted natural body bars, Bath salts, Scrubs, Aroma therapy blends, Body butter and more.

This would also help you to setup a small scale business with high revenue.

You would learn :

Cold Process Soaps with Infusions
Hot Process Soaps
Textured soaps
Relaxing Body Bars
Goat Milk Soaps, Glycerin soaps
Activated Carbon Bars for Acne
Mocha Vanilla Bars
scrubby Bars
Kids Fav Bars
Aroma Theraphy Bars
Aroma Therapy Formulation and Blends
Gentle Body and Face Scrub
Relaxing and Rejuvenating Bath salts
Relaxing Body Butter and More….

Take back all the samples that you create along with a recipe handout. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
Date – March 13th, 2015 at 11am to 5pm 
Cost : Rs 5500/- (inclusive of everything)

Pre-registration required. Please register with Neeta on
96110 35792

 

TERRACOTTA JEWELRY MAKING

how to make terracotta jewelry

Terraotta Jewelry workshop

The 2 day exhaustive workshop by Lámour will include –
 
Filteraion of clay
Designs include Beads, Pendants, Earings including jhumkas
Home baking – Black and orange
Painting
Finishing
Date – March 19th, 2016 at 10.30am
Fees – Rs 3,500/- (inclusive of materials)
 
Register with –
+91 8861738438 or +91 9640393000

Weekend Crochet Classes by Pallavi from Hunar, the crafting hands

Crochet classes, crochet in bangalore, crochet with Pallavi

Weekend Crochet classes in Koramangala, Bengaluru

 

Pallavi has been doing crochet for over 30 years while teaching at places like NIFT. She calls Crochet her hand candy and says that unlike knitting, in Crochet, you dont have to worry if the needle comes out. It’s just the craft that you’d want to catch up on a cold day when you just dont want to get out of home.
 
Every Sunday – 10.am to 11am at B&G, Koramangala
 
Open to 10+ years
 
Basic workshop entails 5 classes which will teach you all that you need to know about Basic Crochet stitches and one project work (phone pouch) at the end of the session. One colour Yarn and crochet needle will be provided along with reference material.
Fee for 5 classes – Rs 2,250/-
Register – https://www.eventshigh.com/detail/Bangalore/8f8f01429486d5a7330701e63bbcfdc4-crochet-classes-by-pallavi-from

Natural Soap making workshop by Howaboutwee

how to make natural bath salt

Natural Bath salts

 

This workshop helps you to learn the art of making handcrafted natural body bars, Bath salts, Scrubs, Aroma therapy blends, Body butter and more.
 
This would also help you to setup a small scale business with high revenue.
 
You would learn :
 
Cold Process Soaps with Infusions
Hot Process Soaps
Textured soaps
Relaxing Body Bars
Goat Milk Soaps, Glycerin soaps
Activated Carbon Bars for Acne
Mocha Vanilla Bars
scrubby Bars
Kids Fav Bars
Aroma Theraphy Bars
Aroma Therapy Formulation and Blends
Gentle Body and Face Scrub
Relaxing and Rejuvenating Bath salts
Relaxing Body Butter and More….
 
Take back all the samples that you create along with a recipe handout. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
 
Date – March 13th, 2015 from 11.15am to 5.30pm
Cost : Rs 5500/- (inclusive of everything)
Pre-registration required. Please register with Neeta on 96110 35792
To register – https://www.eventshigh.com/detail/Bangalore/6499eddb02909e3fcea875a7ebcdbc0c
Charcoal Drawing Workshop for beginners
Charcoal painting

Charcoal sketching workshop

If you are a beginner and have been attracted to Black and white in Art, Charcoal is a medium you can definitely explore.

WHAT WILL BE TAUGHT: In this workshop, participants will be given an introduction to Charcoal Drawing as an art medium. The class will begin with learning how to do contour drawings in different ways,blind contour, gestural, continuous contour etc. We will learn proportion measurements that will form the fundamental of every drawing. Participants will then make still-life drawing which will explore tones, values and forms created by charcoal with subtle change in pressure.

WHAT WILL BE PROVIDED: Charcoal, drawing paper, props and objects for drawing, fixative

WHAT YOU NEED TO GET: A rag cloth or towel. Wear old clothes preferably or carry along an apron.

When: 16th March

Time: 10.30am-2.30pm

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Ages 15 and above; no prior experience is necessary

WHAT YOU NEED TO PAY: Rs. 2,000 inclusive of all materials.

Registration to be done online.

About the Trainer :

Priyanka Gupta Agarwal an artist and photographer and a graduate of San Francisco Art Institute. I have been exhibiting in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and India since 2004. Some of the notable exhibits have been my solo exposition at the Academy of Fine Arts and Chitrakoot art gallery in Kolkata and shows at Stanford university, Togonon Gallery, Market Street Gallery and the Triton Museum in California. I have also been invited to participate in the Florence Biennale. I have received reviews in the San Francisco Chronicle, Time-out Singapore, Santa Clara weekly and Mountain View voice.

Taught by Priyanka Gupta – http://priyankasgallery.com/

Art therapy with Priyanka Gupta
Art therapy, art counselling

Art therapy in Bangalore

Have you wanted to really understand your emotions and then express that and see how that feels? This workshop will help you get in touch with your inner-self through various techniques and then express that with paint on paper.
When: 18th March, 2016
 
Time: 10.30am-3.30pm
 
Who should attend: Ages 13 and above; no prior experience is necessary
 
What will be provided: Paints, brush, drawing papers, container, rag
 
What you need to get: Yourself
 
What you need to pay: Rs. 2,000 inclusive of all materials.
 
About the Trainer :
 
Priyanka Gupta Agarwal an artist and photographer and a graduate of San Francisco Art Institute. I have been exhibiting in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and India since 2004. Some of the notable exhibits have been my solo exposition at the Academy of Fine Arts and Chitrakoot art gallery in Kolkata and shows at Stanford university, Togonon Gallery, Market Street Gallery and the Triton Museum in California. I have also been invited to participate in the Florence Biennale. I have received reviews in the San Francisco Chronicle, Time-out Singapore, Santa Clara weekly and Mountain View voice.

 

 

 

February 2016

Terracotta Jewelry Making workshop

Terracota jewelry

How to make terracotta Jewelry?

 

Creating a piece of adornment is satisfying to the very soul of a woman who’d like to adorn a being with yet another layer of beauty. This craft form unleashes your creativity as there are no limitations to the work you create with the medium of clay.

As Oscar Wilde said ”You can either be a work of art or wear a work of art”. This is for those who believe they can create jewellery that will touch the core or the very essence of being a woman.

The 2 day exhaustive workshop by Lámour will include –

Filteraion of clay
Designs
* 10 types of beads
* 8 types of pendants
* 8 types of earings including jhumkas
Home baking – Black and orange
Painting
Finishing

Date – Feb 6th and 7th, 2016

Fees – Rs 3,500/- (inclusive of materials)

Register with –
+91 8861738438 or +91 9640393000

 

Crochet Classes with Pallavi

Crochet classes in Bangalore

How to crochet?

Basic workshop entails 5 classes which will teach you all that you need to know about Crochet stitches and one project work at the end of the session. Yarn and crochet needle will be provided along with reference material. Fee for 5 classes – Rs 2,250/-

Every Wednesday 11am to 12pm at B&G, Koramangala. To register call 7259280949

 

CHALKBOARD TYPOGRAPHY WORKSHOP BY NANDITA DHINDSA

 

Chalkboard typography

Chalkboard Typography workshop

 

Nandita Dhindsa is a professional illustrator and does Calligraphy, typography, portraits and Wall Art. She is passionate in making Art simpler for everyone and loves to meet and interact with learners. She is a talented artist and has displayed her wall art at prominent places in the city and abroad.

Date – February 21, 2016. Timings- 1.30pm – 5.30pm. Fee – Rs 900/- only.

To register mail bngblr@gmail.com

 

Crazy Quilting workshop by Sujaya Mahesh

Crazy quilting, quilting by hand techniques

How to make a hand quilt?

If you haven’t tried hand quilting, you should try this one –
Crazy quilting workshop with Sujaya Mahesh.Learn to create this beautiful piece in the Victorian style of ‘Crazy Quilting’. You will take home a finished 10″x10″ hand pieced and hand embellished piece which could be used as a placemat.Date – Saturday – February 27th, 2016 and March 5th, 2016
Timings – 2pm to 5pm
Fee – Rs.3500, with Materials & finishing.Sujaya Mahesh loves working with her hands. Whethe it’s hand quilting or embroidery by hand, the satisfaction that she derives she feels is immense.Sujaya is a well-known name in Bangalore and runs Sameeksha school of Embroidery, Koramangala, Bangalore. A home science professor, after years of teaching students planned to use her knowledge of embroidery and take the next big step by starting an embroidery school.

JEWELRY MAKING (SILK THREAD) BY SUMATHI VINOD

silk thread jewelry

Silk thread jewelry making workhop

The 2 day exhaustive workshop by Lámour will include making of SILK thread bangles, necklaces, Jhumkas, bracelets and finger rings.

Dates – Feb 25th and 26th, 2016
Timings – 11am – 3.30pm
Fees – Rs 4,000/- (inclusive of materials)
Pls. carry lunch.

Register by mailing bngblr@gmail.com


Hand Embroiderers Meet

Embroidery classes in Bangalore

Phulkari embroidery


Come all ye, lovely embroiderers,
Come and fall head over heels in love, with those stitches again.

Dates – February 27th, 2016. Timings – 5.30 pm to 7pm

The exhibit will include –
Indian Embroidery – AARI, APPLIQUE, BANJARA EMBROIDERY, CHIKANKARI OF UTTARPRADESH, FREE STYLE EMBROIDERY, KASHIDA – KASHMIR EMBROIDERY, KANTHA –WEST BENGAL, KASUTI -KARNATAKA, KAMAL KADAI –ANDHRA PRADESH, KUTCH WORK – GUJARATH, NEGI- KARNATAKA, PATCH WORK, PHULKARI -PUNJAB, QUILTING.
European Embroidery – BLACK WORK –SPAIN, BRAZIL EMBROIDERY, COUNTED THREAD, CRAZY PATCHWORK, CREWEL WORK, CROSS STITCH, CUT WORK, DRAWN THREAD WORK, RIBBON WORK, SMOCKING, QUILTING,
Entry Free. Pre-registration required. Register by sending a mail to bngblr@gmail.com
Soap Making workshop by HowaboutWee
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This workshop helps you to learn the art of making handcrafted natural body bars, Bath salts, Scrubs, Aroma therapy blends, Body butter and more.
 
This would also help you to setup a small scale business with high revenue.
 
You would learn :
 
Cold Process Soaps with Infusions
Hot Process Soaps
Textured soaps
Relaxing Body Bars
Goat Milk Soaps, Glycerin soaps
Activated Carbon Bars for Acne
Mocha Vanilla Bars
scrubby Bars
Kids Fav Bars
Aroma Theraphy Bars
Aroma Therapy Formulation and Blends
Gentle Body and Face Scrub
Relaxing and Rejuvenating Bath salts
Relaxing Body Butter and More….
 
Take back all the samples that you create along with a recipe handout. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
 
Cost : Rs 5500/- (inclusive of everything)
Sculpture Workshop for beginners
Sculpture with thermocol

Sculpture with thermocol

 

The workshop will give students the opportunity to make a small 3D sculpture, learning carving & construction skills, using the very versatile medium of thermocol. In the session we will carve and construct basic forms to produce beautiful bird sculptures as an introduction to 3d sculpture creation.

Students will:

*learn how to think in 3 dimensions & create sculptural forms
(They will use the form of a bird to begin with)
*learn how to carve
*learn how to construct
*understand tools & materials
*produce a 3d sculpture to take home”

Date – Rescheduled.

Timings 11am – 6pm

Fees – Rs 4,500/- (inclusive of materials, tools and lunch)

The workshop will also include a follow-up workshop on a mutually convenient date of the participants and trainer.
Register with 7259280949 or send us a mail on bngblr@gmail.comAbout the Sculptor -Barbara Ash, is an English artist, trained at the Royal College of Art in London, who is currently n Bangalore, working on projects & shows in India. She is currently producing paintings for the inaugural exhibition for the new Museum of Goa & is organising-participating in an exciting 4 woman show, with 5 galleries (so far) travelling from India to Europe later in the year, the final venue being the Nehru Centre, the cultural wing of the Indian High Commission HQ in London. She will be intermittently starting introductory sculpture workshops at B & G. Her work can be seen here –www.barbaraash.org

 As a practising fine artist, Barbara uses bird imagery often in her artworks for its symbolism but chose the bird subject for the workshop for its simplicity in sculptural handling, however if students prefer to use other ideas that is fine as well.