Sketching and Pencil Shading Classes for Beginners (Online)

Sketching and Pencil Shading Classes for Beginners (Online)

Learn sketching and pencil shading online with us in a structured 12-classes course.

The course will introduce participants to the fundamentals of sketching and different types of shading.

Course Content: Basic types of strokes like:
i) Hatching
ii) Stippling
iii)Smudging
iv) Shading
v) Scrumbling

The classes will focus on:

A) Learning line fundamentals:
i) Basics of line drawing
ii) Drawing daily objects with contour lines
iii) Learning about cross contour lines and how to use them

B) Learning shape and form fundamentals:
i) Basics of geometric and organic shapes
ii) Drawing a landscape with geometric shapes
iii) Drawing a character with geometric shapes
iv) Learn the basics of geometric 3D form
v) Learn how light and shadow work on 3D forms
vi) Advanced form/highlight and shadow
vii) Finding geometric forms in the human face
viii) Creating a landscape out of geometric forms

C) Learning values and contrast:
i) The value scale and how it works
ii) Drawing still life value drawings
iii) Creating amazing artwork with value contrast
iv)How to choose your values

D) Drawing the human face:
i) Drawing a profile view of the face
ii) Learn how to draw different eyes
iii) Learn how to draw the nose
iv) Learn how to draw the lips
v) Learn how to draw the ear
vi) Learn how to draw hair

E) Learning how to enlarge using grids

Material Required:

1. Art Book (Cartridge Paper) – 150GSM or higher (A3 size preferred)
2. Long Tip Sharpener
3. Drawing Pencils
4. Ruler, Eraser

Age: Children above 10 years and adults
Classes will be held on Saturdays & Sundays starting from 16th October
Time: 12 pm to 1 pm (IST)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom
Fee: Rs 3500 (inclusive of taxes)

Testimonials by students of previous sketching batch https://www.instagram.com/p/CBmgBpsJvKY/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

Note: Recordings of the sessions will be available in case someone is unable to attend the classes in between.

To stay updated with the sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/CP1RliwfMNdDZnoCJaclOn

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

Natural Soap Making – Beginner Workshop in Bangalore

Natural Soap Making – Beginner Workshop in Bangalore

Learn the Art of real soap making – Natural Handmade Soaps with celebrity consultant, Soap Manufacturing Consultant, Certified Perfumer and Aroma Therapist – Neetha Bhoopalam.

By the end of the 5-hour exhaustive workshop, one is competent enough to set up a small-scale handcrafted natural soaps, body bar business.

The workshop goes much beyond learning the melt and pour soap process. The course content includes learning:

Cold Process Soaps with Infusions – Natural Colorants, Micas, Pigments
Hot Process Soaps
Textured soaps
Relaxing Body Bars
Goat Milk Soaps, Glycerin soaps with Bases (VEGAN SOAPS)
Kids Favorite Bars
Learn about using Aromatherapy Oils and Fragrance Oils.

Take back all the samples that you create along with a recipe handout.

Date: 12th Sep
Day: Sunday
Time: 1.30 pm to  6.30 pm
Fee: Rs 5500 per person (Inclusive of all material)
Venue: Jayanagar, Bangalore

The workshop would be for a small group of a maximum of 3 people. Limited seats are available (Next session on Monday, 13th Sep).

Please do WhatsApp us 99000 52747 for any further details or clarifications.

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Impasto Painting- Online Workshop

Impasto Painting- Online Workshop

Impasto is a technique of applying thick and dramatic strokes of paint on canvas. It adds a textural dimension to the canvas whilst the paint stands out from the surface. The textures get accentuated with the use of a palette knife.

Materials required: 

Day & Date: Saturday, 10th April
Time: 4 pm to 6.30 pm (IST)
Fees: Rs 850 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online class on Zoom

Note: You will be added to a WhatsApp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in a day prior to the workshop.

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art-based corporate workshops across India.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join the WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/CP1RliwfMNdDZnoCJaclOn

Faux Marble Effect – Online Workshop

Faux Marble Effect – Online Workshop

Faux Marble Effect – Online Workshop with Tanvi Shah

In this session, we explore a unique specialty finish – faux marble effect. This workshop is packed with techniques. Two different techniques will be demonstrated to create a marble effect.
You will get start-to-finish instructions, a clear understanding of the materials used and handy tips that will enable you to create other objects, making this an interesting session for all interested DIY enthusiasts.

Using this technique and mimic the look of marble on dull and boring objects such as boxes, trays, tabletops, benches, walls and more.

Materials needed-
– MDF/ wood base/ old melamine tray or any surface that you need to give a new look.
Acrylic colors (choice of your color – black, white, grey & blue recommended)
– Shrink plastic/ Kitchen cling film
– Brushes
Acrylic retarder (recommended but not compulsory)
– Stencil & Stencil Brush (Optional)
– Varnish

Day & Date: Sunday, 1st November
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 900 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop 

Not sure what to do with the leftover bottles?? Join us and learn the beautiful art of dotting mandalas and give your bottles and the plates a new look again.
In this workshop, we will be doing dot mandalas on bottles or paper You will be learning how to work on a curved or flat base and also methods of layering and sealing the dots.
Materials Required:
1. Clean glass bottle (preferably dark colored blue, brown or green) or Canvas/MDF primed with black acrylic paint
2. Acrylic colors, light, and bright shades. Like white, yellow, leaf green, red, orange, red, light blue.
3. Dot art tools, or if not available earbuds, pencil, toothpicks, round brush ends, etc will work also.
4. Rag cloth, water, safety pin
Artist : Subojit Saha from Bottles n Brushes.
Benefits are as follows:
– Relaxes
– Controls emotions
– Helps in hand-eye co-ordination
– Reduces stress and lowers anxiety
– Uplifts your soul
– Connects to the inner you and helps understand the physical and mental needs
– Stimulates the creative thought flow
– Assists in decision making and helps problem-solving
Please note that the aim of the workshop is not to complete the bottle/artwork within 2 hours but to help you understand mandala as an art form, different techniques and equip you to complete your artwork in your own time.

Day & Date: Saturday, 31st October
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Negative Painting Online Workshop

Negative Painting Online Workshop

Negative Painting Online Workshop

What is Negative painting?

Have you ever thought what could a negative space do?

Someone has truly said, “Make an empty space in any corner of your mind and creativity will instantly fill it”.
That’s what we do here in negative painting.

We let the SURROUNDING shine brighter than the object, we let the NEGATIVE space come forward than the positive space.
Because negative space is Magical! This workshop will guide you in creating your first negative space art and open your minds to view paintings differently.

What are the basic materials required for the workshop?

No prior experience/ artistic experience required!

What will you learn:

  1. Basic knowledge about negative painting, different techniques
  2. Applying base colors & some rough sketching
  3. Special Brush strokes
  4. Concept of layering & shadowing
  5. A beautiful negative painting composition of your own

About the Artist:

Arti is an engineer, a researcher and an artist. In the last 5 years having closely worked with the rural community and health system she feels that each one of us has a special expression of their own inner power. She does photo caricatures, sketch monuments, do watercolors, dutch pour paintings, acrylics and much more. She runs www.bulletraniart.com.

Age: Adults and Children above 8 years

Day & Date: Saturday, 24th October
Timings: 5pm to 7pm (IST)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 700 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Click the Registration button above to register

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Thai Food Cooking Online Workshop

Thai Food Cooking Online Workshop

Thai Food Cooking Online Workshop

The rich creamy curries, the fragrant herbs and sauces draw us to #ThaiCuisine. But if you want to try them at home, where do you begin?

Thai cuisine can be simply said to be an artistic blend of fresh and dried herbs, with intriguing hints of tangy, the heady and the aromatic. It is an exquisite mix of fragrances of coriander, lemon grass, coconut, tamarind, galangal, chillies, sweet basil, ginger, garlic and shallots. This course will help you get started with cooking Thai food at home. From making your own curry paste to understanding alternate ingredients wherever possible and all that you need to know to begin using them in your veg and non veg dishes, serving them to your friends and family this festive season.

LEARN TO MAKE-
1. Red Thai curry
2. Som Tam Salad
3. Pad Thai
4. Tofu and vegetable satay with peanut dip

Ingredients for Reference:
Pad Thai Noodles
Thai Chilli Sauce
Peanut Butter
Thai Curry Paste
Coconut Milk

This is a demonstration based workshop (recommended) but you are welcome to try it if you do have the ingredients.

You will require a notebook and a pen to take down notes and interesting tips that the chef will give you.

The unedited video and recipes will be provided for your view.

About the Chef : Sheenu Duggal, a food blogger, consultant, home baker and autodidactic chef runs her blog ‘Exotic musings’ which reflects her food philosophy of cooking quick, easy, healthy, tasty and nutritious meals in this fast pace life we are living in today’s world. Her experimentation with various exotic cuisines from across the world to an urban Indian household cooking is where she adds value to her clients.

Day & Date: Saturday, 17th October
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/eP2LaOFbaI

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Watercolor Painting Free Insta Session

Watercolor Painting Free Insta Session

Watercolor Painting Free Insta Session

In this free session, you will learn about basic watercolor painting techniques. You will also learn basic techniques of brush strokes and about various materials used for watercolor painting.

When: Friday, 11th September
Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Instagram Live Session

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HKDsGqJSWGgBtDENOcMVea

Dreamcatcher & Macrame Key chain Making Workshop

Dreamcatcher & Macrame Key chain Making Workshop

Dreamcatcher & Macrame Key chain Making Online Workshop

Upcycle, recycle and reuse!
We bring you a workshop that let’s you do all the above!

Join us for this workshop with Agrima from The Square Knot!

In this workshop, each of you will learn how to make a dreamcatcher & Macrame Key chain for your beautiful homes!

Materials for Dreamcatcher::
– A ring(wooden/metal)
– A thin yarn (wool, temple thread , any 2-3mm thick yarn)
– some old fabric cuttings (use old dupattas)
– some feathers, beads (optional)
– any decorative material you have around the house!

Materials for Macrame Keychain:
-Keychain Ring (old/new)
-A good pair of scissors
-Yarn, 3mm thickness
(go creative here, some examples: macrame yarn, cord, jute rope, temple thread, wool, fabric strips-1inch wide)
-Hardbound book and tape for support

And you are good to go!

Let’s make something beautiful for out homes, shall we!?

Day & Date: Sunday, 9th August
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 500 (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online session on Zoom

Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/NUdZQaD

Note: Once you are registered, participants will be added to whatsapp group, for ease in communication with the steps to join in.

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/FLjH1Wy9xsWHuy7wiEJgw9

Wood Grain Effect – Online Workshop

Wood Grain Effect – Online Workshop

Wood Grain Effect – Online Workshop with Tanvi Shah

Wouldn’t it be lovely to create a natural wood grain finish on any surface. You will learn exactly that using wood graining tools as well as without using the tool. You will also learn to use stencils for this. This technique may be applied to walls, table tops & decoupage bases too.

Artist: Paperfantasees by Tanvi Shah

Materials Required:

-Base
-Wood grain tool or wood grain stencil
-Palette knife
-Skewers
-Chalk paints
-Texture paste
-Varnish
-Sand paper
-Brushes
-Water
-Hair dryer/heat gun
-Stencil/ Stencil brush (Optional)

Day & Date: Saturday, 11th July
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST & convenience charges)
Venue: Online session on zoom

Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/WDFABeX

Note: Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HSaoCDNtvd8FxRV8rZckhi

Faux Marble Effect – Online Workshop

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Online Workshop

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Online Workshop with Tanvi Shah

In this session we explore a unique specialty finish – faux marble effect. This workshop is packed with techniques. Three different techniques will be demonstrated to create a marble effect.
You will get start-to-finish instructions, a clear understanding of the materials used & handy tips that will enable you to create other objects, making this an interesting session for all interested DIY enthusiasts.

Using this technique mimic the look of marble on dull & boring objects such as boxes, trays, table tops, benches, walls & more.

Materials needed-
– MDF/ wood base/ old melamine tray or any surface that you need to give a new look.
– Acrylic/ Chalk paints
– Shrink plastic/ Kitchen cling film
– Brushes
– Acrylic retarder (recommended but not compulsory)
– Stencil & Stencil Brush (Optional)
– Varnish

Day & Date: Sunday, 21st June
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/mLIbb0C

Note: Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.

ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HSaoCDNtvd8FxRV8rZckhi

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Dot Mandala Art – Online Live Workshop with Nithya

Join us and learn the beautiful art of dotting mandalas. You will be learning how to work on a curved or flat base and also methods of layering and sealing the dots.

Benefits are as follows:
– Relaxes
– Controls emotions
– Helps in hand-eye co-ordination
– Reduces stress and lowers anxiety
– Uplifts your soul
– Connects to the inner you and helps understand the physical and mental needs
– Stimulates the creative thought flow
– Assists in decision making and helps problem-solving

Materials required:
– Plate/ Canvas/ Bottle/ Coasters/ or any other surface that you wish to work on
– Acrylic Paints
– Black paint/ Chalk powder (Preferred)
– Dotting tools (alternatives: wooden dowels, toothpick, earbuds, paint brush)
– Tissue Papers
– Pallet

** Priming the surface on which art work has to be done before the workshop is recommended. Priming may be done with black chalk paint preferably but not mandatory.

Day & Date: Saturday, 20th June
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 500 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/ENl3EC9

Note: Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.

ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/CP1RliwfMNdDZnoCJaclOn

Thangka Painting (Lotus) – Online Workshop

Thangka Painting (Lotus) – Online Workshop

Thangka Painting (Lotus) – Online Workshop with Krishna Tashi Palmo

Thangka paintings are rich in meaning and usually depicts a Buddhist deity, scene, or mandala. Traditionally, Thangka is designed to tell the life of Buddha, as well as other influential Lamas and deities. Thangka artists believe that painting Thangkas aid in the spiritual path to enlightenment, as this religious art is used as a meditation tool.

As part of the 8 lucky signs that are of importance in a Thangka painting, we will be doing 1 sign which is the Thangka lotus. The 8 lucky signs are found often in Buddhist monasteries and in many homes. We will be doing one of them which is ‘The Thangka lotus’ that signifies spiritual purity. Krishna will also take us into the world of Thangka with stories, as we indulge in painting it.

*The communication for this workshop will be primarily in Hindi and moderated in English and Hindi.

Materials needed:
– A5 sheet/ Thick paper,
– Acrylic paints
– Pencil, Scale, Eraser,
– Tissues,
– Palette and
– Brushes (0-8 if you have) Else, 4 no brush and in place of 0 no. brush , you could also use thin tip markers of red and black colours.

About the Artist:
Krishna Tashi Palmo is an expert Thangka painting artist. She is certified in Tibetan Traditional Buddhist Thangka art  from T.c.v Patlikhul District Kullu Himachal Pradesh. She is an enthusiastic participant of art workshops and exhibited her artworks at Lahaul, Kullu Manali, Shimal, Jaipur, Delhi, Korea and Hong Kong. She’s proud of her Thangka heritage and culture. She hopes that with her work she could make people see this art for what it is, magical and beautiful and understand the significance of this meditative art form.

Day & Date: Thursday, 18th June
Time: 11 am to 1 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on Zoom
Fees: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/UtgcTZ8

Note: Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HSaoCDNtvd8FxRV8rZckhi

Scratch Programming – Four Days Online Workshop

Scratch Programming – Four Days Online Workshop

Scratch Programming – Four Days Live Online Workshop with Smitha

About Scratch
Scratch is a block-based programming platform, developed by MIT. It is very visual, gives instant feedback for code written, and allows kids to be very creative. Because of this, it is the perfect platform to get started with programming. Kids of ages 10+ enjoy working with this platform to create projects of all types. If you are interested in starting programming for your kid, but think Python is too difficult, then Scratch might be just right for you.

About this course
In this course, we will be learning the basics of programming, individual blocks, how they can be put together to do complex things. We will make an animated movie using Scratch programming language, which the students can then share with family and friends! Students will also learn the art of storytelling, and effective techniques to make captivating movie plots. They will implement their idea using the programming concepts they learnt, to make an animated movie online.

About the Trainer:
Smitha Pisupati, a maker, tinkerer, and founder of Tinkerama. She love building things, and love teaching. Tinkerama is her venture to bring Creative Confidence to children through hands on learning. With an electronics background, she had worked as a firmware engineer for 11 years, and programming has been a large part of her previous career.

Age group: 10 years and above
Dates: 26th May to 29th May
Days: Tuesday to Friday
Time: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 1800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/NucqA4O

Note: Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.

To stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HKDsGqJSWGgBtDENOcMVea

Pearl coaster – Free live session

Pearl coaster – Free live session

Pearl coaster – Free live online session

Join in and learn how to make gorgeous and beautiful pearl coasters that will enhance any living space. Open to everyone who is interested in learning beautiful white crystal pearl coasters, small mats etc. No prior experience necessary.

What you’ll learn:
– Learn basic pattern and design for coasters/ mats from scratch.

Materials required:
– Pearls (anything lying around the house- preferably of the same size)
– Weaving line or any thick white thread that can go through the pearl.
– Needle (optional)

Age group: Adults and Children above 10 years

Day & Date: Sunday, 17th May
Time: 12 pm (IST)

*Join us live on Insta

To get Insta link of the session, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HKDsGqJSWGgBtDENOcMVea

About Bloom and Grow:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.