Ganjifa Art – Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Ganjifa Art – Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Ganjifa Art – Beginners workshop in Bangalore

A pack of Ganjifa cards were used in the olden days to play a normal game of cards. The Kings back then were great patrons of art and would get their personal deck hand-painted by local artisans. The cards were thus very artistic, were bright and colorful with subjects of mythological significance, and were embellished with gold and stones.

Come and explore a bygone era by painting a card in the Ganjifa style of art. You get to learn a painting technique that involves a lot of techniques like decoupage, gilding and painting, in the traditional way.

Take Away : A circular Ganjifa card, hand painted by you, to add to the beauty of your home.

Artist: Shantha Prabhu

Age: 15+.

A flair with brush skills would be an added advantage.

Date: 23rd February 2020 (Sunday)
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Fee: Rs 1500 per person (Including all materials)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 1000 to be paid at the 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.
Trousseau Packing Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Trousseau Packing Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Trousseau Packing Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Trousseau packing is an art of packing using various materials including net, fabrics, flowers and other decoration accessories.
It’s an art to make special occasions become beautiful stories.
Trousseau packing includes packing everything with a twist whether it’s corporate gifting, announcement favours, festive gifts or bridal trays.

In this session we will learn:
Gaddi box decoration where we learn basic colour combinations and flower bunching.
Also we learn how to innovatively pack a ginni or a silver coin..
And yesss a ring tray, where we are gonna work with fabrics and flowers..

Date: 15th February, 2020
Day: Saturday
Time: 10:30 am to 3:30 pm
Fee: Rs 2500 per person (includes materials)
Booking fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 2000 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
Decoupage with Wood burning- Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Decoupage with Wood burning- Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Decoupage with Wood burning- Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Take your handmade projects to the next level in this unique workshop which combines decoupage with wood roasting & burning to create a vintage aged wood plaque. This class loaded with techniques is a perfect session for novice & experienced crafters alike. You will receive start-to-finish instructions & technique tips to:

  • Use a blow torch
  • Prepare the base (a wood plaque) by roasting the surface
  • Brush & sand the roasted surface to make the wood grains prominent
  • Tear the selected decoupage pattern
  • Glue the tissue with minimal wrinkles & creases
  • Blend the tissue into the wood pattern with multi color dry brushing
  • Add texture with splatters
  • Varnish to seal and protect the project

Artist – Tanvi Shah

Date – 9th February, 2020
Day – Sunday
Time – 10.30 am – 1.30 pm
Fee –  Rs 2250 per person (Includes materials)
Booking Fee – Rs 500 (Balance of Rs 1750 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

Mural – Placid lake painting workshop for Beginners’

Mural – Placid lake painting workshop for Beginners’

Mural – Placid lake painting – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Have you been longing to combine colours, textures, and elements? Perfect! Then this workshop is just for you. Join us on this day and we will introduce you to Mixed media Mural – Placid Lake Painting, an art form where more than one medium is employed to create a magnificent final piece.

What can you expect from the workshop:

  • Learn how to achieve a stained glass effect on canvas.
  • Experiment with Mixed Media techniques.
  • Practical hands-on workshop.
  • Step-by-step demonstration and guidance by the trainer.
  • Reach the next level of artistic confidence.

Take back a beautiful handmade mural and great memories.

Artist: Shareen Rodrigues

Age: 10 years & above (No prior experience with art is mandatory)

Date: 8th February, 2020

Day: Saturday
Time: 10.30 am – 2 pm
Fee: Rs 1000 per person (Including all art-related materials)
Booking fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance amount of Rs 500 to be paid at the 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.
Dot Mandala- Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Dot Mandala- Beginners workshop in Bangalore

Dot Mandala – Beginner workshop in Bangalore
 
Not sure what to do with the leftover bottles and plates after the workshop ?? 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 MDF plate of 9-inch diameter circle. 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
 
Participants can either choose to work on a bottle or a 9 inches plate.
All materials will be provided.
 
Artist : Nithya 
 
Take away: You will take home the finished mandala on Bottle or a plate of 9 inch diameter circle.
 
*** No Artistic skills required ***
Note :
Kindly do not be in a hurry as the more time you spend in understanding the art will help in all the above-said benefits.
Please be open to ask questions, so you go home with fulfilled knowledge
 
Date: 2nd February, 2020
Day: Sunday
Time: 10.30 am to 1.30 pm
Fee: Rs 1500 per person (includes all materials)
Booking fee: Rs 500 (balance of Rs 1000 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.
Pichwai Art – Beginners’ Workshop in Bangalore

Pichwai Art – Beginners’ Workshop in Bangalore

Pichwai Art Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Pichwai is a style of painting that originated over 400 years ago in Rajasthan. Intricate and visually stunning, these paintings are made in cloth and paper, depicting tales from Lord Krishna’s life. In this workshop, have fun creating a unique composition of painted lotuses, leaves and Pichwai cows by learning the following
– basic Pichwai patterns
– how to compose the painting
– how to use colours
All material will be provided in the workshop

Take away: a gorgeous hand painted Pichwai on A4 handmade paper

Date – 1st February, 2020
Day – Saturday
Time – 10.30 am – 4.30 pm
Fees – Rs 2400 per person (Includes materials)
Booking – Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 1900 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.

 

Brush Lettering Art – 2 Days Beginners Workshop in Bangalore

Brush Lettering Art – 2 Days Beginners Workshop in Bangalore

Brush Lettering Art – Beginners Workshop in Bangalore

Brush lettering, or Brush calligraphy is one of the most versatile styles of lettering that exist. The key to the popularity of this style has been the free form and the creative freedom of this particular lettering technique.

This 2 day workshop will focus on the basics of lettering using brushes and brush pens. The participants will learn how to create a fully lettered poster from scratch, and the techniques behind the art of the same. This will surely be an exciting journey as we all brush our way through the world of modern lettering and typography.

In these two days, you will be learning –

  1. Introduction to lettering
  2. Overview about Brush lettering
  3.  Is lettering and calligraphy the same?
  4.  About the tools
  5.  About the basic strokes
  6.  Lettering Uppercase and lowercase alphabets
  7.  Different Blending techniques with Brush pens
  8.  Some art techniques to combine with lettering
  9.  Composition of a lettering piece
  10. Final Project

 Materials Provided  –  All the materials needed to make a successful lettering piece will be provided at the venue.

Some of the key elements of the kit include:

  1. Set of Brush Pens
  2. Watercolor cakes
  3. Watercolor Brush
  4. Printed booklet of practice sheets. (With guidelines)
  5. Pencil, ruler, eraser.
  6. A4 size watercolor paper for final project.

Artist – Amritanshu Das is a self taught artist and has been practicing calligraphy for over 9 years.

Age – 10 years & above.

Date – 25th & 26th January, 2020
Day – Saturday and Sunday
Time – 3 pm to 6 pm
Fee – Rs 1800 per person (Includes all materials)
Booking fee – Rs 500 per person (Balance amount of Rs 1300 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.

Perfumery – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Perfumery – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Perfumery – Beginner workshop in Bangalore
 
NIRO Perfume Studio creates a unique experience like no other. We take you on an olfactory journey where you get a sneak peek into the intimate mystic world of perfumes. You would experience the sublime language of fragrances and its effect on emotions and memories. We bring an opportunity to understand and appreciate a vital sense called “Smell”.
 
This experience will initiate you on a journey of developing an understanding of what goes into making a perfume. You get a chance to blend your own perfume from basics using your fragrance memories and understanding your own fragrance personality.
 
Topics covered:
1. Knowing, understanding and appreciating vital sense organ
2. Understand your fragrance personality
3. Explore the sublime language of fragrances
4. Emotions & fragrances
5. Understanding and appreciating art of perfumery
6. Framework for creating a fine perfume
7. Building a relationship with fragrance raw materials used in commercial perfumery
8. Creating your signature bottle of perfume
 
Participants will take home a 100ml bottle of the perfume created by themselves during the workshop.
 
You will be provided with all the necessary items, apron & workbook.
 
**No prior knowledge of perfumery or chemistry required. You don’t have to be passionate about fragrances but you certainly have to be curious about it.**
***We advise you to not wear any perfume on the day of the experience.***
 
Age limit: 15+
Date- 25th January, 2020
Day- Saturday
Time- 2.30 pm to 6 pm
Fee- Rs 4000 per person (Includes materials)
Booking fee- Rs 500 per person(Balance amount of Rs 3500 to be paid at the 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.
Wire weaving workshop for Beginners’ in Bangalore

Wire weaving workshop for Beginners’ in Bangalore

Wire weaving workshop in Bangalore for Beginners’

Join in for learning this beautiful technique which is not only creative but a meditative process too.

Unwind while winding wires over and again, mindfully.

What you’ll learn-
1. Learn few basics about wires, gauges, softness, procuring,etc
2. Learn some of the basic wire weaving techniques and to start a project from scratch.
3. You’ll make a finger ring at the end of the workshop and That’s your takeaway
4. All the materials needed for workshop shall be provided.
5. If you are a quick learner, do feel free to start next pendant or finger ring and do get guided over and that too is your takeaway.

Do you need to know jewellery making?
Not really, but a hands on with any kind of craft/art activity would make the learning process easy.

Take away:
All that you need to know to practice wire wrapping to make your own jewelry.
Finger ring and/or pendant that you do during the workshop is all yours!

Age limit : 15-55, Rather those with good wrist and hand strength and the spirit to learn should do :).

Day & Date: Sunday, 19th January 2020
Timings: 2.30 pm to 6.30 pm
Fees: Rs 1500 per person (includes all material)
Booking fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance 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.

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: 18th January, 2020

Day: Saturday

Timing: 10 am to 4 pm

Fee: Rs 2000 per person (Includes all materials)

Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance of Rs 1500 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.
Comprehensive Lip Care Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Comprehensive Lip Care Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore

Comprehensive Lip Care Workshop for Beginners in Bangalore
Come and create your own lip products. Experience the blends, know about ingredients, and how to use them to create your unique product to suit your needs and to start a business.
In this workshop, participants will learn:
– What are the different types of lip products and their characteristics?
– Details of ingredients used in lipsticks, lip balms and lip scrubs.
– To make their own lipstick
– To make their own lip balms
– To make their own lip scrubs
What will Participants take away:
– 3 products (Lipstick, Lip balm, Lip scrub)
– A starter kit consisting of wax, Shea butter, Cocoa Butter, Olive Oil, Almond Oil, Coconut Oil, Mica, Pigment, Lip Flavour Oil, Containers for products)
– Handout with details and beginner recipes.
– Vendor details to source raw materials.
– And a lifetime skill to make products for self and to start a business.
Age: 13+
Day: Saturday
Date: 18th January, 2020
Time: 10 am to 2 pm
Fee: Rs 3500 per candidate (Inclusive of all materials)
Booking Fee: Rs 500 per person (Balance amount of Rs 3000 to be paid at venue)
Venue: Bloom and grow, Koramangala
Note:
1. 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.

2. Participants can get Apron and gloves to avoid staining.

 ABOUT BLOOM AND GROW:
 
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Drawing Mandala – Healing Mandalas for all

Drawing Mandala – Healing Mandalas for all

Drawing Mandala – Healing Mandalas for all

A mandala is a complex abstract design that is usually circular in form. In fact, “mandala” is a Sanskrit word that means “circle”. Mandalas generally have one identifiable center point, from which emanates an array of symbols, shapes, and forms.

Mandala drawing helps in connecting to the inner you. An ancient method of creating the amazing art is proved to help connect to the mind and soul. The patterns and colors are healing for the soul.

– Learn the method of starting a mandala
– Building the basic the structure to get the perfect Mandala.
– Different kinds of patterns.
– Basic color theory.
– Basic color psychology

Benefits :
– Relaxing.
– 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

*** No Artistic skills required ***

Artist – Nithya (Dhriti Art Studio)

Note :
– All materials will be provided
– Kindly do not be in a hurry as the more time you spend in understanding the art will help in all the above-said benefits.
– Please be open to ask questions, so you go home with fulfilled knowledge

Day & Date: Sunday, 5th January 2020
Time: 10.30 am to 1.30 pm
Venue: Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
Fee: Rs 1500 per person(includes all material)

Booking fees- Rs 500 per person(Balance amount Rs 1000 to be paid at the venue)

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.

Image Transfer workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Image Transfer workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore

Image Transfer workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore
 
Image Transfer is the art of transferring the print on to the surface.
 
In the workshop, participants will learn to
 1) Transfer image on a tray
2) Photo transfer with coloured images.
3) we will also discuss the different types of image transfer materials
4) Distressing on wooden tray using wax and sand paper
5) Use of  paints on the surface to be used for image transfer (Participants choose the colours coordinating to the image selected)
 
All materials will be provided to complete a 8*8 inches square wooden tray.
 
Takeaways:
Tray – A beautiful image transferred tray with a distressed finish
And a lot of learning!
After attending this workshop you will be able to use this technique on any possible type of surface such as canvas, metal, glass…you will be able to transfer an image on the surface you want to!
 
Artist: Tanvi Shah
 
Date: 5th January, 2020
Day: Sunday
Time: 10.00 am to 1.00 pm
Fees: Rs 1500 (inclusive of all materials)
Booking fee: Rs 500 (Balance amount of Rs 1000 to be paid at the 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.
Hindustani Classical Vocal Workshop

Hindustani Classical Vocal Workshop

Hindustani Classical Vocal workshop in Bangalore
A practical sneak-peak into the elements of formal Hindustani Classical training for beginner-level singers.
 
For Whom:
 
Is Hindustani classical vocal training right for me? What does it involve?
What IS a raaga? How does one identify the raaga of a song/piece?
Would an understanding of the structure and technicalities of a Hindustani classical vocal performance help me appreciate it more?
What are gharanas?
If you have found yourself asking any of these questions, then this workshop has answers for you.
 
What: We will cover the above questions and more. We will start with the basic logic of the raga system, and go on to the various technicalities of Hindustani classical vocal performances. The workshop will be a balance of basic theory, demonstrations by the facilitator, and practice by the participants.
 
By Whom: Ranitendranath Tagore, aka Ranit, is a vocal artist proficient in various genres ranging from Hindustani Classical to popular cinematic music. His interest goes beyond the boundaries of language – he has performed in Bengali, Hindi, English, Marathi, and Tamil. In his earlier years, he has trained intensively under the tutelage of Sri Rama pada Nandi who was a disciple of many illustrious teachers including Sri Krishna Chandra Dey, who was himself mentor to artists like S D Burman and Manna Dey.
 
Ranit has performed solo on television and continues to perform formally and informally at invited events. He conducts music classes and workshops for singing enthusiasts looking to improve, explore different genres or just have a good time singing.
 
When: The class will be held every Saturday (2 pm to 3 pm)
Interested? Do you want to know more? Please call 6361348397 and speak to Ranit
 
Days: All Saturdays 
Time: 2 pm to 3 pm
Fee: Rs 400 per class per person
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 dyeing and Block printing – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Natural dyeing and Block printing – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore

Natural dyeing and block printing – Beginners’ workshop in Bangalore
 
Nature is full of colours, colours so beautiful and captivating that men from early times have tried to capture its ephemeral beauty to decorate themselves and their homes as colour seem to speak the very language of the soul.
 
Art of traditional block printing on to cotton cloth is thought to have existed in India for over 4500 years. Evidence of the Indian craftsman’s unsurpassed skill with printed and dyed cotton cloth appears through out the history. They used complex techniques to achieve desired patterns, and they changed from place to place depending on the weather conditions and materials available. Each pattern, motif meant something and spoke of their identity.
 
The workshop will introduce you to the basics of hand block printing and dyeing using natural materials available around you. It will cover the following :
– Understanding natural dyes and its properties
– Understanding block printing practices in India
– Identifying locally available materials
– Preparing the fabric for dyeing and mordanting
– Practice dyeing using two local materials
– How to extract colours and how to use them as dye and colour paste
– Techniques of block printing, practice printing and printing on scarf to take home
– Post treatment of fabric
 
You will be introduced to the locally available ingredients that can be used for dyeing at the workshop. We will be making samples using two ingredients Manjistha and Katachu. Also you will get to carry Annatto seeds and Palash flowers to try at home.
 
Artist: Prajna Rajanna of MOTIFS OF THE EARTH
http://www.instagram.com/motifsoftheearth
 
Take Away: You will take home printed scarf and dyed fabric samples along with a ready to start beginner kit.
 
All materials will be provided at the Venue.
 
Date: 15th December 2019
Day: Sunday
Timing: 2.30 pm to 6.00 pm
Fee: Rs 3500
Booking Fee: Rs 500 (Balance of Rs 3000 can 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.
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