Distressed wood photo frame – Beginner workshop in Bangalore
There are times when you want to make something look like it has a little more history than its recent trip from a home store. But who can wait for wood furniture to age naturally and get that distinguished texture and rustic appeal of antique wood. Here is where distressing techniques come into play!
The workshop will cover various techniques to make a wooden frame look like a treasured heirloom.workshop
Participants will begin from scratch and use primer on the wood. One will use candles and layers of colors to create the distressed look on the wood frame in the guided three-hour session.
Chalk paints will come handy to add shades to the frame and get it the look of being weathered and old.
The artist will then steer the participants to the sealing process with an introduction to different types of wax; Antique, clear and white wax would be used in the sealing process of the wood that has been distressed.
We will provide different tips and techniques to use for getting this look with different mediums.
One can use this technique to give a different look to the existing furniture or perhaps to any leftover wood.
Takeaway – Participants go back home with a vintage, weathered photo frame of size of 10*12 inches (oval shape).
Day & Date: Sunday, 31st March
Fee: Rs 1500 /- per person(includes all materials)
Booking fee- Rs 500/- per person(Balance amt Rs 1000/- need to be paid at the venue)
Venue- Bloom and Grow, koramangala
Painting on a Leather Lampshade – Beginner Workshop in Bangalore
Learn the art of drawing & painting on a leather lampshade. This art has its origin from Leather Puppetry.
You will be given a goat leather lampshade, on which you all will be guided to do a free hand drawing inspired by the Charma Chitrakari craft tradition of Andhra Pradesh.
Then you will also learn how paint it & to make decorative perforations.
The light diffuses through the chiseled small holes producing a rich ornamentation against a lit backdrop creating a warm welcome setting.
Join this workshop and Adorn your homes with this lovely piece of functional home decor
All the materials will be provided at the Venue
Take away- a Beautiful Leather table lamp of size 6 inches made by you
Fee-Rs 1800/- per person(including all materials)
Booking fees-Rs 500/- per person(Balance amt Rs 1300/- need to be paid at the Venue
Venue- Bloom and Grow, Kormangala.
Resin Art on a tray – Beginner workshop
Making a painting with clear resin is a great learning experience.
Resin is a two-part compound that hardens to give a clear and glossy finish. You can either add paints to the resin and then create a painting. Alternatively, you can paint first and then pour the resin over the painting to create the finish.
In this two day workshop, you will learn how to work with the epoxy resin and how to mix colours and techniques for applying and creating designs. All the material will be provided in the workshop
Takeaway – An 8 inches by 10 inches resin tray and 4 coasters
Instructor – Niharika Gupta
Date – 23rd & 24th March 2019
Day – Saturday & Sunday
Timings- 23rd March- 3pm-6pm
24th March – 3pm-5pm
Venue – Bloom & Grow, Koramangala
Fee – Rs 2000 inclusive of all material (Booking amount of Rs 500 – Balance of Rs 1500 to be paid at the venue)
Sand Art Terrarium making – Beginner workshop in Bangalore
Terrariums are the perfect “mini-garden” for busy hands.They can brighten up your living space or office cubicle. It occupies a small place from a spot – on top of coffee table or window sill or kitchen or bathroom window or can be kept at the corner of your balcony.
In this workshop , you will learn to create your own magical world full of beautiful succulent plant in a glass.
It is a perfect combination of nature and art to enliven your place and also easy to care,maintain and long lasting
Join this workshop and make a perfect gift for your loved ones.
All the materials will be provided at the Workshop
Take away- One beautiful sand terrarium of 4 by 4 inches cylinder shape
Fee- Rs 1350/- per person(inclusive all the materials)
Booking Fee- Rs 500/- per person(balance amt Rs 850/- need to be paid at the Venue)
Venue- Bloom and Grow , Koramangala.
Mandala Art- Beginners workshop in Bangalore
Let’s give a break to our rigmarole life style. For a day let us tune in and become consciously aware of ourselves through a special technique via Mandala Art
In this session, you will also learn the technique to manifest intentions through a mandala painting.
You don’t have to be an artist to experience self-connect! We will be instructing and facilitating you through out the workshop.
Join the workshop to set Intentions & connect with your inner self.
All the materials will be provided at the Venue.
Take Away- a mandala painting made you in the workshop
Fee- Rs 1500/- per person(inclusive all materials)
Venue- Bloom and Grow, Koramangala
Original Stained Glass – Beginners workshop in Bangalore
Just a note at the beginning, this is NOT a workshop on glass painting. This is the original stained glass art where glass sheets are hand cut and soldered with lead and tin to make a piece of art. Tiffany styled lampshades and door and window panels are the best examples of this art form.
In the beginners workshop of stained glass you will learn basic and advanced (basically all forms) of scoring and cutting glass sheets. For eg. straight line, curves, triangles, circles and deeper circular cuts etc. The next step would be grinding of the glass, then Foiling it and finally soldering it to make a two sun-catchers for your balcony/garden.
Beaded wires and hooks will be provided along with your finished pieces. Although the practice cuts will be done on clear glass, we shall be using ONLY original coloured imported glass for your finished piece.
All the materials will be provided at the Venue
Artist- Sarus from Glasshopper
Takeaway -The glass cutting tool with you along with your three finished pieces.
Fee – ₹6500/-(inclusive of all the materials)
Booking fee – Rs 500/- (Balance to be paid at the venue)
Venue – Bloom & Grow, Koramangala
Note- THIS COURSE IS *NOT RECOMMENDED* TO WOMEN WHO ARE EXPECTING.
Acrylic Painting Session for Beginners in Bangalore
Sunset in the Snow is such a Glorious view! The gorgeous oranges, pinks, and reds we see staining the sky, at the edge, where dark and light transition, are more dramatic in winter months, when the air is more clear and free from the dulling effects of pollution.
In this session, we will teach you how to paint the beautiful ” Sunset in the Snow” Painting suing Acrylic colors, Brushes as well as a Palette Knife!
Join the Workshop and enjoy the art of Acrylic colors.
All the Materials will be provided at the Venue
Take away- A beautiful painting made by you on Canvas board of size 10*12 inches
Fee- Rs 1200/- per person(inclusive all art materials)
Booking fee- Rs 500/- per person (balance amt Rs 700/- need to be [aid at the Venue)
Venue- Bloom and Grow, kormanagala
Mixed Media Beginner workshop – Make your name plate
Learn to make a customised name plate all by yourself using the following techniques:
1.Distressing of wood – 3 types
3.Learn to use chalk paints
4.Make your own texture paste
5.Learn to use stencils with texture paste and paint
6.Basic stamping with Archival inks
7. Basic carpentry to drill holes and fix the planter
You also contribute to the society as we use upcycled plastic/glass bottles as planters in this project.
Artist & Instructor – Rupa Swaminathan
Takeaway – A ready to hang 6 X 16 inches nameplate with a planter is yours to take
Day & Date – Saturday, 2nd march 2019
Time – 2.30pm -6.30pm
Fees – Rs 2500/- per person (includes all material and taxes)
Booking Fee- Rs 500/- per person (balance amt rs 2000/- need to be paid at the venue)
Artist & Instructor: Rupa Swaminathan
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
DIY Mini table runner with faux tiles workshop
The combination of faux tiles with the dark wood is so elegant and the rope handle adds to that rustic look .
In this workshop you will learn,
1. to stain the wood to give a perfect walnut wood look
3. distressing wood for vintage look
you will use different types of stencils ,paints and brushes for making faux tiles to give elegant look.
you will learn to make a mini table runner of size 6*16 inches to serve snacks for your guests with a pair of matching coasters of size 4*4 inches
Join this workshop and make a perfect setting to entertain guests.
All the materials will be provided at the venue
Take away- A Mini table runner made by you in the workshop
Fee- Rs 2500/- per person(including all the materials)
Booking Fees- Rs 500/- per person(balance amt of Rs 2000/- need to be paid the Venue)
Venue- Bloom and Grow ,kormanagala