Faux Blue Pottery – Online Session

Faux Blue Pottery – Online Session

Faux Blue Pottery – Live Online Session

Blue pottery in India is widely recognized as a traditional craft of Jaipur, though it is Turko-Persian in origin. The name “blue pottery” comes from the eye catching blue dye used to colour the pottery.
Learn to make faux blue pottery designs on a plate as a lovely home decor piece.

Materials required:-
– Terracotta plate / any ceramic plate
(The plate will need to be primed one coat of white acrylic paint on the surface and dried before we begin the session)
– Acrylic colours – Prussian blue, white, orange ,golden yellow, and a waterproof black pen or black paint .
– Brush no. –  2, 3
– Palette
– Water bowl
– A rough rag
– Pencil
– Eraser

About the Artist:
Pooja Banka creates modern and contemporary art forms while maintaining the love for Indian folk art over 15 years. She is a certified fine artist from Pune and a certified artist from Pidilite. Her page on insta is__@hunnaraunlimited.

Age : Adults and Children above 8 years.
Date: 12th July 2020
Day: Sunday
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 500 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/fB7s44W

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

Soft Pastel – Online Workshop

Soft Pastel – Online Workshop

Soft Pastel – Online Workshop with Aliya

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!

Materials needed –
– Soft pastels
– Thick art sheet

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

Day & Date: Sunday, 12th July
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online session on zoom

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

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

Resin art and Geode making – Online session

Resin art and Geode making – Online session

Resin art and Geode making with Sonali Rao – Online session

Resin is a two-part compound that hardens to give a clear and glossy finish. Geode is a geological formation consisting of volcanic rocks, minerals, sediments, crystals, etc. Using the resin medium, we would be bringing out patterns with resin, stones, crystals, etc. to create a geode look-alike.

Learn making geode.

  • Understand what is geode.
  • See original geode and learn how to replicate them with resin.
  • Learn what all semi precious stones can be used in resin.
  • Other materials which can be used in resin.
  • How to use texture paste in resin

You can take notes step by step so so it will be helpful when you are going to do with material.

If you want do along, you need the following materials:
– Resin and hardener
– Pigments
– Base board
– Weighing scale
– Leveller (also available on mobile apps)
– Blow dryer/heat gun
– Blow torch
– Gloves
– Plastic glass
– Paper cups
– Popsticks
– Tissue paper
– Straw
– Crystals, glass pieces etc. (optional for geode)

Day & Date: Saturday, 4th July
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/X59JJGb

Note:
* Demonstration will be followed by Question-Answers and the trainer will be accessible later as well.
* Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.
* Registered participants will be sent a pre- preparation video 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 WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/CP1RliwfMNdDZnoCJaclOn

Madhubani Painting Masterclass – Two day online workshop

Madhubani Painting Masterclass – Two day online workshop

Madhubani Painting Masterclass – Two day online workshop

Learn Madhubani paintings in the traditional authentic form with Master artist, Vidushini Prasad in a 2-day online class.

About Madhubani: Madhubani Painting originated from Madhubani district of Mithila region of Bihar. The paintings are drawn in accordance with a fixed theme and accordingly, symbols, lines, patterns are drawn. These paintings mostly depict nature and religious motifs and the themes generally depict deities, nature, fishes, peacock etc. Natural objects like the sun, the moon, and the religious plants like tulsi are also widely painted. The paintings can be done on handmade paper, canvas, dupattas, stoles etc.

About the workshop: Get introduced to the Madhubani art form and learn various styles of this folk art- Bharani and Kachani styles.  Learn about its story, grammar, colors, motifs, and special characteristics. We will be learning Madhubani patterns and then make an art form in the workshop. Madhubani paintings are preferably made on handmade paper. However, you may use a thick drawing sheet for this workshop. Keep acrylic colors and brushes handy and you are good to start your journey with Madhubani. You will be given design options to choose from.

Materials needed –
Acrylic colours
Paint brushes no 2 & 3
Thick paper
Pencil, Eraser, Ruler
Carbon paper
Palette, Cloth & Water Container.
Any Black Pen ( Waterproof)


About the Trainer:

Vidushini Prasad is a Bengaluru-based Madhubani (Mithila) artist whose roots are in Bihar, the state where Madhubani paintings originated. She has been teaching the art for several years and is an empaneled artist of Ministry of Textile, Govt. of India.
Vidushini’s work has been exhibited at several Art Galleries including Renaissance Art Gallery (Bangalore), David Hall Art Gallery, Fort Kochi, Eka Lifestyle, Bangalore, Genesis Art Gallerie.
Some of Vidushini’s exclusive work are also available on Novica, a National Geographic partner site, which connects Artisans to a global marketplace of socially conscious customers. Print version of some of her work in form of various products are also available on FineArtAmerica, a platform that has revolutionized the way that artwork is bought and sold around the world.

Vidushini Prasad has authored a book on Madhubani Art which is a ready reference of art forms and how they are done, sold, exported and marketed abroad. Her painting ‘A Celebration of Life’ was chosen as the theme image for the Lok Sangeet Sammelan, organised by India Habitat Center in August 2015

Date: 4th and 5th July, 2020
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 1300 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online session on zoom

Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/BGRXBE9

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

Landscape Oil Painting – Two-day Online Workshop

Landscape Oil Painting – Two-day Online Workshop

Landscape Oil Painting – Two-day Online Workshop with Eyamuna

Join in for a landscapes oil painting online workshop for beginners and intermediates. Learn oil painting art and make an Impressive artwork. This is an exciting workshop for creative minds.

In this workshop, you will learn:

  • Tips on how to start painting landscapes with oil paints.
  • Learn all basics of oil painting.
  • Practical applications of techniques for different landscape paintings: Water Reflections and Trees, rocks & skies.
  • Brushstroke techniques.
  • Sealing the art and preserving.
  • You will learn each step hands-on how to draw and use paints.
  • Lessons on mixing and matching colors from a limited palette.
  • Instructions for framing.

Materials Required:

– Primed Canvas (board of size 10*12)
– Brushes – sable or hog hair or oil painting brushes (Preferably Flat hair brushes #2, #4, #6 and Round hair brushes #1,#3,#5 )
– Oil paints
– Linseed oil (have it in small container)
– Turpentine (Have it in medium sized container to wash the brushes)
– Newspapers/ Tissues
– Rag cloth and Pencil
– Palette

Book your slots now to get valuable information about materials, colour mixing and to have productive sessions. Exploring is what all it matters!

Date: 27th and 28th June, 2020
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online session on zoom

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/FVcKW6u

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

Shoe Painting – Online Workshop

Shoe Painting – Online Workshop

Shoe Painting – Online Workshop with Shailee’s Hand-painted Shoes

Convert a boring new pair of white canvas shoes into a ‘work of art.’ Or just revive an old pair and make it look new and colourful!
Acrylic paints are meant for canvas and they last as long as your shoes would. These painted shoes can even be washed and the paint will stay on!
These shoes make a great gifting idea and if you don’t feel like wearing them, they even look great displayed on the shelf!

Shifting your ‘canvas’ from regular surfaces like paper, fabric and stretched canvas to ‘a pair of shoes’ is very exciting! It gives you an opportunity to pick a new hobby, broaden your artistic horizon onto a new surface and do something that not many people do.

Materials required:
– Canvas shoes (could be new or used. If used, they need to be washed and dried before painting)
– Acrylic paints
– Paint brushes (round brushes no.0, 2 and a flat brush thick enough for base coat, if required)
– Water bowl and palette
– Rag or tissue to wipe and clean brushes
– Old cloth or newspaper for packing so that the shoe stays in shape while painting

About the Artist:
Shailee is an artist and designer who has been painting canvas shoes since 2012. Her shoes have traveled all over the world and she continues to take orders for custom painted accessories! She has also been practicing Indian Folk Art and loves experimenting with different Indian art forms, by painting these on various products.

Day & Date: Sunday, 21st June
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 500 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/Bv66yrL

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

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

Impasto Painting- Online Workshop

Impasto Painting- Online Workshop

Impasto Painting – Online Workshop with ArthbyKshama

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 stand out from the surface. The textures get accentuated with the use of palette knife.

Materials required: 
– Canvas/ canvas sheet/ thick drawing sheet
– Acrylic paints (tube colours)
– Palette knife/ flat brush/ popsicle sticks
– Brushes
– Water bowl and Pallete

Day & Date: Saturday, 13th June
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fees: Rs 500 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online class on Zoom

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

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

Faux Blue Pottery – Online Session

Faux Blue Pottery – Online Session

Faux Blue Pottery – Live Online Session

Blue pottery in India is widely recognized as a traditional craft of Jaipur, though it is Turko-Persian in origin. The name “blue pottery” comes from the eye catching blue dye used to colour the pottery.
Learn to make faux blue pottery designs on a plate as a lovely home decor piece.

Materials required:-
– Terracotta plate / any ceramic plate
(The plate will need to be primed one coat of white acrylic paint on the surface and dried before we begin the session)
– Acrylic colours – Prussian blue, white, orange ,golden yellow, and a waterproof black pen or black paint .
– Brush no. –  2, 3
– Palette
– Water bowl
– A rough rag
– Pencil
– Eraser

About the Artist:
Pooja Banka creates modern and contemporary art forms while maintaining the love for Indian folk art over 15 years. She is a certified fine artist from Pune and a certified artist from Pidilite. Her page on insta is__@hunnaraunlimited.

Age : Adults and Children above 8 years.
Date: 6th June 2020
Day: Saturday
Time: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 500 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/6atWYSe

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

Oil Painting (Venice Balcony Painting) – Two Day Online Session

Oil Painting (Venice Balcony Painting) – Two Day Online Session

Oil Painting (Venice Balcony Painting) – Two Day Live Online Session

Join in for oil painting online workshop for beginners and intermediates. Learn oil painting art and make an Impressive artwork. This is an exciting workshop for creative minds.

You’ll need to keep the following items handy for the workshop:

  • Primed Canvas (board of size 10*12)
  • Brushes – sable or hog hair or oil painting brushes (Preferably Flat hair brushes #2, #4, #6 and Round hair brushes #1,#3,#5 )
  • Oil paints
  • Linseed oil (have it in small container)
  • Turpentine (Have it in medium sized container to wash the brushes)
  • Newspapers/ Tissues
  • Rag cloth and Pencil
  • Palette

Please keep a printout of the reference picture for the workshop

In this workshop, you will learn:

  • Tips on how to start painting Venice Balcony with oil paints.
  • Learn all basics of oil painting.
  • Practical applications of techniques for different Venice Balcony paintings.
  • Brushstroke techniques.
  • Sealing the art and preserving.
  • You will learn each step hands-on how to draw and use paints.
  • Lessons on mixing and matching colors from a limited palette.
  • Instructions for framing.

Book your slots now to get valuable information about materials, colour mixing and to have a 2 hours productive session. Exploring is what all it matters!

Date: 30th May and 31st May
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 800 per person (for both days) (Inclusive of GST and convenience fees)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/VsjIO4s

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

Drawing and Painting – Free Trial Class for Children

Drawing and Painting – Free Trial Class for Children

Drawing and Painting – Free Trial Class For Children

Drawing and Painting is one of the way for kids to express their emotions and thoughts. Keep your children engaged with the best combination of productivity, learning and fun! The online structured art classes are configured for ages 5 to 9 years and will be conducted by Vinita Jalan. Vinita has been teaching and sketching for over 20 years to children.

Date: 21st May, 2020
Day: Thursday
Time: 5 pm to 6 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom

About Bloom and Grow:

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

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

Watercolor florals – Two days online session

Watercolor florals – Two days online session

Watercolor florals with Me With A Pencil – Two days live online session

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’ll need to keep these items handy for the workshop: Thick paper, watercolour paints, tissues, a palette and brushes.

Flow of workshop:
– Introduction
– Basics of Watercolour
– Basics of loose florals
– Brush Strokes
– Two types of leaves and branches
– Two different wreaths
– Five different types of flowers

Date: 16th and 17th May, 2020
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online session on zoom

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/PhRwBL0

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

Three-day Online Art Camp with Kshama

Three-day Online Art Camp with Kshama

Three-day Online Art Camp with Kshama

While the world stands still, and we all locked in, we all are struggling to get off the screens and utilize this time creatively.
To positively deal with this situation, Bloom and Grow brings you five days art camp for children. Adults may join in too.

Day 1 (Friday, 15th May)
Dot garden painting – Lets create a beautiful garden with colourful 3D dots of Acrylics and get introduced to the Dot Art.
Materials required – Drawing sheet/ canvas , Acrylic Paints, Q tips/ Earbuds, Paint Brushes. You can use sketch pens if you do not have paints.

Day 2 (Saturday, 16th May)
Silhouette painting – A silhouette is the image of a person, animal, object or scene represented as a solid shape of a single color, usually black, its edges matching the outline of the subject.
Materials required – Old magazines/ newspapers/ books, pens, inks, acrylic paints and paint brushes.

Day 3 (Sunday, 17th May)
Bottle Painting/ Pot painting – Upcycle your glass bottles to a beautiful piece of art using some fun and endearing art techniques making most of materials available with you. These bottles can be used then as vases, lampshade holders etc.
Materials required – Empty glass/ plastic/ metal bottle or jar , acrylic paints, brushes, sponge(optional), earbuds/ Q tips, any marker or sketch pen.

Date: 15th, 16th and 17th May
Days: Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Time: 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm (IST)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom
Fee: Rs 1200 per person (for 3 days)
Rs 400 per person (for ANY one day)
(Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link for all 3 days: https://rzp.io/l/rHtzrIN

Payment link for ANY one day: https://rzp.io/l/sZN1MfS

Note: Participants can register for any one day. Look forward to an engaging experience in picking up new skills!

To stay updated with the sessions, 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.

Acrylic painting with Kshama (Free Online Session)

Acrylic painting with Kshama (Free Online Session)

Acrylic painting with Arth by Kshama – Free online-live Session

Acrylic painting is the most versatile and exciting medium for beginner painters. You will learn to achieve a wide range of painting techniques using brushes on a canvas/ thick sheet. At the end of this session, you will have the skills to paint your own painting.

Materials:

  • Canvas/ thick art sheet
  • Brushes
  • Pencil & eraser
  • Acrylic paints
Date: 8th May, 2020
Day: Friday
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm IST

Venue: Online through zoom. Zoom link will be sent to our whatsapp groups.

To get the zoom link, 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.

Starry Sky and Mountains Painting – Free Online Session

Starry Sky and Mountains Painting – Free Online Session

Starry Sky and Mountains Painting – Free Online Session

Galaxies and stars look magical and are super easy when made with watercolors. It is therapeutic and fun to make. And the whimsical style makes it even more mesmerising. Let’s learn how to make this cute, postcard sized starry sky painting.

Materials: watercolors (cakes/ tubes), palette, paint brushes (preferably 1 large, round and 1 small, round) , watercolor paper or thick card sheet. Even though a small postcard size is mentioned, any size would do according to your preference.

Date: 5th May, 2020
Days: Tuesday
Time: 4 pm (IST)

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

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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