Madhubani – Traditional Art Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Madhubani – Traditional Art Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Madhubani Art – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Madhubani, a form of Indian folk art, originated from the Madhubani district in the Mithila region of Bihar. For centuries, the women of Mithila have practiced this art by decorating the walls of their houses with linear and vibrant designs depicting mythological deities and nature. These days Madhubani designs are seen on handmade paper, canvas, and fabric.
In this workshop, the participants will learn about the different styles of Madhubani paintings and create one of their own.

It will be a guided session, so you need not have any prior experience in painting.

All materials will be provided in the workshop.

Artist: Deepa Singh

Take away: One Madhubani painting on A4 handmade paper.

Age: 15 years & above

Date: 21st December 2019

Day: Saturday

Timing: 10 am to 2 pm

Fee: Rs 1500 per person (Includes all materials)

Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 1000 need to be paid at the venue)

Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala

About Bloom and Grow:

 Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Natural soap making class – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Natural soap making class – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Natural soap making class – Beginner Weekday workshop in Bangalore

Learn the Art of real soap making – Natural Handmade Soaps with celebrity consultant, Soap Manufacturing Consultant, Certified Perfumer and Aroma Therapist. 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 melt and pours 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 Aroma Therapy Oils and Fragrance Oils.

Take back all the samples that you create along with a recipe handout. Refreshments will be provided.

Day and Date: Thursday, 19th December
Time: 11am – 4pm
Cost: Rs 5500 per person (Inclusive of all material)
Booking fees: Rs 500 per person (Balance amount of Rs 5000 need to be paid at the venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala

Please call 99000 52747 for any further details or clarifications.

About Bloom and Grow:

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

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Beginners workshop in Bangalore
 
This is a fun hands-on workshop to explore a unique specialty finish – faux marble effect. The 3 hours session is packed with techniques.
 
You begin by selecting your color palette
Extend the drying time of paints
Prepare the base coat with 3-4 colors
Blending the colors
Use specialty marble effect paints
Add details with color splatters
Resin basics for a super glossy glass like finish
 
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.
 
Artist: Tanvi Shah
 
Take away: Resin needs to cure overnight, hence you will not be carrying it back on the same day. can be collected anytime later.
 
Date: 15th December 2019
Day: Sunday
Time: 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Fee: Rs 2100(Includes all materials)
Booking fee: Rs 500 (Balance of Rs 1600 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
 

ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:

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

Pottery for beginners – Handbuilding techniques

Pottery for beginners – Handbuilding techniques

Handbuilding Pottery – Beginners Workshop in Bangalore

Indulge yourself in some clay time. Beat the heat with some cool clay play. Here is a much-awaited pottery workshop. Who doesn’t like getting dirty with clay?

The workshop includes basic techniques like pinching, coiling and slab making. Handbuilding pottery is the basic start one needs to become a potter. Connecting with the clay and understanding different forms will give more exposure to building bigger articles. Before you start using the wheel, basic hand-building is very important.

Workshop schedule includes
1. Understand the medium
2. Different forms
3. Wedging the clay
4. Basic hand-building techniques
5. Finishing the articles for usage.

In this workshop, participants will learn the art of molding easy and beautiful handbuilding articles.

Pottery also plays an important role in one’s health. Here are few-

  • Bring out your creative thought process
  • Meditative in nature
  • Improves focus and instills calmness
  • Improves Motor skills

Artist – Nithya Subramaniam

Take Away – A handbuilt nameplate, bowl/pen stand, and home decor.

Age: 8 & above

Date: 8th December
Day: Sunday
Time: 10.30 am – 1.30 pm
Fee: Rs 1500 (Including all materials)
Booking fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance amount of Rs 1000 to be paid at the venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala

About Bloom and Grow:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Watercolor Landscapes workshop for Beginners’ in Bangalore

Watercolor Landscapes workshop for Beginners’ in Bangalore

Watercolor Landscapes workshop for Beginners’ in Bangalore
 
Want to try your hand at watercolor landscapes? Join this workshop to learn step by step, how to paint misty mountains and green fields…
Participants will be guided through how to handle the medium, simple steps or techniques to make your own pretty landscapes.
 
What you will learn:
– basic watercolor techniques like wet in wet, wet on dry, dry brush
– how to make smooth washes
– how to create simple figures
– how to paint loose style trees in watercolor
 
Artist: Shikha
 
Take Away: A watercolor landscape masterpiece created by you.
 
All materials will be provided…
 
Date: 30th November 2019
Day: Saturday
Time: 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Fee: Rs 1500 per person (Inclusive of materials)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance amount of Rs 1000 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
 
Note: Participants need to register by paying the booking amount and balance at the venue. Alternatively, you can pay full fees online. Please note DO NOT pay both booking fees and full fees.
 
ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Screen Printing workshop – Two- Day Beginner Module

Screen Printing workshop – Two- Day Beginner Module

Screen Printing workshop in Bangalore
 
Bloom & Grow presents an exhaustive course on screen printing in collaboration with Lets Ink. Master the art of Screen printing as you Learn the complete process of screen printing. You would be able to print your own t-shirts, saris, bed linens, gift wraps, coasters, gift bags, envelopes, visiting cards & much more by the end of the workshop.
 
Course content:
Meshing the screen
Making the stencil
Photo emulsion process
DIY exposing box
Multi-screen printing
Multi-colour printing
Seamless printing
Printing on fabric
Printing on paper
 
Bring along T-shirts or stoles to try your print on.
 
Date: 28th and 29th November, 2019
Day: Thursday and Friday
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Fee: Rs 6500 (Inclusive of all material & a kit worth Rs 2000 and lifelong access to 500+ designs for you to get started)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala.
Register with 9845520213
 
ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Kokedama workshop for beginners in Bangalore

Kokedama workshop for beginners in Bangalore

Kokedama Workshop
 
In this workshop, you learn how to make beautiful Kokedamas, a living botanical statement piece that also serves as a meditative art. Kokedama is a Japanese art that literally translates to “moss ball”, and involves wrapping a plant with moss and suspending it with twine, on driftwood or just placing it in a ceramic or clay plate. Creating this living work of art can also be a meditative process that helps you practice mindfulness, or “being attentive at the moment”.
 
We will create a kokedama using ferns in this workshop, and all materials will be provided. You can take home your kokedama and either a clay plate or hanging material to display your work at your home or office!
 
What you will learn:
 
1. What is a kokedama
2. How to select soil medium for your plant
3. How to wrap your plant with moss
4. Twining your kokedama with Jute
5. Decor ideas using kokedamas
6. Maintaining your kokedama
 
Materials provided:
 
1. Plant
2. Soil
3. Moss
4. Cotton thread
5. Jute twine
6. Gloves and buckets
Once you learn how to make a kokedama using a fern, you can experiment with different plants, twining methods, and decor styles. Kokedamas are thoughtful gifts and classy home decor.
 
Date – 24 Nov 2019
Day – Sunday
Time – 3pm to 4.30pm
Venue – Bloom and Grow, Koramangala.
 

About Bloom and Grow:

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

Soft Pastel workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Soft Pastel workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Soft Pastel workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Pastels are fun, and versatile! Pastel drawings and paintings glow with intensely luminous color and rich texture.

Soft pastels are easily blendable, and can be blended with fingers, a blending stump, or a cloth. Unlike the process of painting, the colors are mixed directly on the paper and the colors that are produced, are wonderfully intense.

The following techniques would be taught during the session:

*Blending
*Hatching
*Cross Hatching
*Side strokes
*Feathering
*Pointalism
*Little strokes

With a lot of notable artists making soft pastels as their primary medium, considering that they are fun to use, just like a chalk!

So come explore the brilliant colors and just dive right in without needing paintbrushes, solvents or a palette.

About the artist:
Born and brought up in Bangalore, Aliya has been passionate about art, since she was a kid. She has conducted various art exhibitions and workshops.

Colors have always made her happy, that took her to Chitrakala parishad where she has done courses on various art techniques and that’s where she stumbled upon the beauty of soft pastels and the vibrancy of this medium of art.

To know more about the various mediums that Aliya deal with, the link mentioned above as co-host will give you more details on the same.

Day & Date – Sunday, 17th November

Time – 10.30am -1.30pm

Fee – Rs 1500 (inclusive of all material costs)

Booking fee – Rs 500 (Balance of Rs 1000 to be paid at the venue)

Venue – Bloom & Grow, Koramangala

About Bloom and Grow:

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

Pop art workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Pop art workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Pop art workshop with Trishna Patnaik
 
Pop art is art movement that emerged in the 1950s. Andy Warhol was an American artist who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as Pop Art. His artworks are filled with colorful representations which are quite distinctive.
 
What to Expect:
 
There will be an introduction about pop art. Legendary pop artists and their pop art works will be mentioned. Followed by a hands-on session of course! Participants will be guided to make their pop art step by step using simple technique with selected colours. 
We will start by drawing out sketches and then you will be guided to create a pop art portrait (in Andy Warhol style) with acrylic paints on cartridge sheets. Participants will take home one finished artwork to add trendiness to your living space. Come and immerse yourself in the colorful world of pop art!
 
Please note:
 
For those not great/ not confident with sketching, carbon papers will be provided.
You can choose any one image out of the 4 options which we will provide for your artwork.
 
About the Facilitator: Trishna Patnaik, a BSc (in Life Sciences) and MBA (in Marketing) by qualification but an artist by choice. A self-taught artist based in Mumbai, Trishna has been practising art for over 14 years now. After she had a professional stint in various reputed corporates, she realised that she wanted to do something more meaningful. She found her true calling in her passion, that is painting.
Trishna is now a full-time professional painter pursuing her passion to create and explore to the fullest. She says, “Its a road less travelled but a journey that I look forward to every day.” She also conducts painting workshops across Mumbai.
 
Age Group: All age groups are welcome
 
Take Away:  One Complete Painting (A3 size)
 
Date: 10th November, 2019
Day: Sunday
Timings: 10 am to 1 pm
Fees: Rs 1800 per person (includes all art material)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (balance amount of Rs 1300 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
 
So, what are you waiting for, do sign up for 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.
Mosaic Decoupage with Gloss effect workshop – for Beginners in Bangalore

Mosaic Decoupage with Gloss effect workshop – for Beginners in Bangalore

Mosaic Decoupage with Gloss effect workshop
 
Decoupage is art of decorating an object by gluing colorful paper cutouts onto it in combination with special paint effects. Mosaic is piece of art or image made from the assembly of small pieces of coloured glass,stone or other material.
 
Collaboration of both unique Art form on one platform is called is Decoupage Mosaic. A next level of decoupaging with the effect of Mosaic. Learn this new form of the beautiful decoupage on wooden box and 2 coasters. You will be learning all the skills and techniques of how to make mosaics, Decoupage and give it 3D version with gloss and finally how to protect it.
 
Takeaway: A beautiful decoupage on a wooden box and 2 coasters made by you in the workshop.
 
Date: 2nd November 2019
Day: Saturday
Time: 10am – 2pm
Fee: Rs 2000 per person (inclusive of all materials)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 (Balance amount of Rs 1500 needs to be paid at the venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala.
 
ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Watercolor floral art – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Watercolor floral art – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Watercolor floral art – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Learn to paint vibrant and modern watercolor florals in loose style. Step by step guide to design, compose and paint your very own beautiful floral art piece.

You will be learning –

  • Introduction to basic watercolor techniques.
  • Color palette and color combinations (schemes).
  • Use of different brushes and brush strokes.
  • Different leaves and flowers.
  • Basic compositions.
  • How to use these compositions for achieving magical results on various articles.
  • Final art piece

Come have fun, learn how water and colour pigment blend together, and unleash your creativity.

Materials provided –

  • Pencil
  • Eraser
  • Brushes
  • Watercolors
  • Watercolor A4 paper
  • References
  • Palette
  • Water container
  • Rag

*No prior experience required

Take Away: A watercolor floral painting art piece made by you.

Date: 20th October, 2019

Day: Sunday

Time: 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Fee: Rs 1350 per person

Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person ( Balance of Rs 850 to be paid at venue)

Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala

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

 

Zentangle workshop for beginners (Certified zentangle trainer)

Zentangle workshop for beginners (Certified zentangle trainer)

Zentangle Beginners workshop
 
The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns
 
The Zentangle process is mesmerizing and the art is easy to create and wonderful to share and enjoy. It is an alternate method of meditation and has shown proven results in the mental health of students who practice zentangle on a continuous basis.
 
Join the class, to learn this wonderful art and leave feeling empowered with the ability to draw and creating stunning abstract art.
 
Artist/Instructor” Sandhya Manne a Certified Zentangle Teacher. She has been practicing Zentangle since 2010 and in 2011 became the country’s first Certified Zentangle Teacher. She has taught and shared Zentangle with over 4500 students whose age group range from 5 to 86 yrs. She is extremely passionate about the art form and advocates it as a regular practice to her students of all skill levels and age groups.
 
NO ARTISTIC SKILLS REQUIRED!!!
(If you can write your name you can create a Zentangle)
Open to anyone above 9 Years.
 
Date: 20th October 2019
Day: Sunday
Time: 10:30 am to 1:30 pm
Fee: Rs 2200 (includes all original Zentangle Supplies)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 (Balance amount of Rs 1700 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom & Grow, Koramangala.
 
ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Pichwai Art on Kettle – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Pichwai Art on Kettle – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Pichwai Inspired Decoupage on Kettle – Beginners workshop in Bangalore
 
What is Decoupage?
 
Decoupage is an art form that uses specially printed decoupage tissue napkins or decoupage paper to decorate various surfaces, using special techniques and painting effects, which will be taught to you, which make the finished product appear as if it has been hand-painted.
 
What is Pichwai art?
 
Pichwai also known as “Pichwai” is a traditional Indian art having its origins hundreds of years ago in Rajasthan. Pichwai art features intricate paintings portraying the baby Lord Krishna (Sreenath ji) which is usually done on fabric using dark rich hues.
 
Have fun creating a unique work of a combination of hand-painted lotuses and leaves, and decoupage Pichwai Sreenathji and Pichwai cows art.
 
Create a gorgeous decoupaged and hand-painted Pichwai art kettle ( for your home to use as a planter or for fresh/artificial flowers or just as a home decor accent). You can also gift this beautiful kettle to someone special, with this workshop that will teach you how to Decoupage on Metal.
 
With the techniques you will learn at this workshop, you will be able to decoupage on literally any surface (wood, glass, metal etc)!
 
What will be taught at this workshop:
– how to prepare the surface for hand-painting and decoupage
– hand painting the design on the body of kettle
– application of the decoupage paper
– sealing and protection of the finished piece.
 
All materials will be supplied at the venue for use at the workshop. 
 
No prior art experience necessary!
 
Artist: Dipa Anand – an artist and DIY enthusiast for over 20 years. She handcrafts home decor items for homes, offices, and provides customized gifting solutions. She brings her passion for the arts into teaching others various arts like Glass painting, Decoupage, Kerala mural art, etc in a fun, easy to learn manner, teaching participants all the tips and techniques one needs to learn.
 
Take Away: A gorgeous hand-painted and decoupaged Pichwai kettle.
 
Date: 19th October, 2019
Day: Saturday
Time: 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Fee: Rs 1200 per person (Inclusive of materials)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 700 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
 
ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Illustrative typography workshop for beginners

Illustrative typography workshop for beginners

Illustrative typography workshop for beginners

An introduction to Illustrative typography workshop by @thepassionatepen

Illustrative typography
Stems from the fundamental rules of traditional typography but embraces the merging of letter with image.
In this workshop you’d learn to create basic fonts, varying styles, formats and how to create a an illustration type. We will guide you through the basics of font and illustration.

Flow of the workshop:

Introduction
Handwriting drills
Creating a font Introduction to Illustration
How to compose a layout for type
Creating a final project

You would receive all the materials needed for the workshop, which you can take away with you.

Artist: Preksha, artist behind the handle ‘the passionate pen’, like the name says, is passionate about lettering, through any medium and would like to share knowledge on Illustration and Typography with you.

Date: 12th October, 2019
Day: Saturday
Time: 2.30 pm to 6 pm
Fee: Rs 1850 per person (Inclusive of materials)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person ( Balance amount of Rs 1350 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala

About Bloom and Grow:

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

Pyro Art workshop – for Beginners in Bangalore

Pyro Art workshop – for Beginners in Bangalore

Pyro Art workshop – for Beginners in Bangalore
 
Pyrography or Pyro Art is the art of burning and Etching designs on wood, using a wood burning tool which is also known as a Pyro Art Pen. The techniques of wood burning is very satisfying and meditative and leaves you with a wonderful experience where you can actually sense the lingering smell of burnt wood as you progress with your piece.
 
What you will learn:
*Basic wood burning techniques for a beginner at this art
How to use a wood burning tool and *understanding of various techniques to use it
*Understanding of various shading, sketching and strokes using the tool
Come and learn this unique artform and take back a decorated wooden slice which you can put up as an aesthetic piece of home decor.
 
Instructor: Shantha Prabhu
 
Take away: Art of a wooden slice, approximately 15 cm in diameter.
 
Date: 6th October 2019
Day: Sunday
Time: 1.30pm to 4:30pm
Fee: Rs 2200 (Inclusive of materials for the workshop)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 1700 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala.
 
About Bloom and Grow:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.