Sketching and Pencil Shading Weekend Classes for Beginners (Online)

Sketching and Pencil Shading Weekend Classes for Beginners (Online)

Learn sketching and pencil shading online with us in a structured 6-week course on the weekends. Classes will be held twice a week on Saturdays and Sundays.
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

Date: Classes will start on Saturday, 22nd May and end on Sunday, 27th June
Time: 3pm – 4pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 3000 per person (12 classes) (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom

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.

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/HKDsGqJSWGgBtDENOcMVea

Sketching and Pencil Shading – Free Trial Live Session

Sketching and Pencil Shading – Free Trial Live Session

This online pencil sketching session will show you how to use techniques of shading, hatching, and smudging to create a lighthouse. Join us for a guided session and discover your love for sketching and the magic you create with a pencil. Do not fret on materials –  Use your regular pencils and a sheet of paper.

Testimonials by Students of previous Sketching Batch https://www.instagram.com/p/CBmgBpsJvKY/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

Register for a trial session with the link http://bit.ly/2LjERSU

Day & Date: Sunday, 9th May
Time: 5pm to 6pm (IST)

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 a zoom link for joining the free session and to stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join the WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HKDsGqJSWGgBtDENOcMVea

Brush Calligraphy – Three Days Online Workshop

Brush Calligraphy – Three Days Online Workshop

Here is your entry into the amazing world of Brush Lettering. Brush lettering is like Modern Calligraphy with Brush Script. The art is about creating letters, strokes, and projects with brush pens or brush tip tools.

Brush Lettering is a versatile and elegant form of hand lettering and is great for making posters, bookmarks, etc. Distributed comfortably over two days, this is a beginner-friendly session to help you create art, using letters and words.  The course will include :
-Techniques to use brush pens
-Basic strokes with the brush
-Nuances of pressure variation

Materials needed:
Dom Brush Pens / Camlin Brush Pens / Short tip pens (These are all recommended for beginners)
– In case brush pens are unavailable, you may use Watercolors (cakes/ tubes)
Paint brushes (1 small round, number 2 or 3) + 1 large(optional)
– Print paper A4 size/ Ruled Paper/ Watercolor paper or thick card sheet (170gsm and above in case you are using watercolors)
– Basic stationery (Pencil, Ruler, Eraser)

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

Recommended age: Adults and children above 10 years

Date: 3rd, 5th, 7th May
Day: Mon, Wed, Fri
Time:  4.30 pm to 6.00 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 1000 per person (For 3 days)
Venue: Online session on zoom

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

Texture Painting – A 2-day Online Workshop

Texture Painting – A 2-day Online Workshop

Learn how to create different textures and give a 3D effect on a canvas with different tools and techniques as we paint a pretty vintage balcony. The workshop will be conducted over 2-days. 

Materials required:

Date: 17th & 24th April
Day: Saturdays
Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm (IST)
Fees: Rs 1000 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 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

Crochet Online Classes for Beginners

Crochet Online Classes for Beginners

The delicate art of crocheting is a lifelong skill that you can use to make beautiful gifts for others and items for yourself and your home. You will be learning crochet and different techniques in 5 sessions.

CURRICULUM :
– Day 1
– Introduction to hooks, yarns etc
– Introduction to basic starting knots
– Slip knot, Chain and Single Crochet
– Start on a basic project: Hairband/Ear warmer

Day 2
– Quick revision of previous stitches
– Single Crochet Increase/Decrease

Day 3
– Magic ring / Changing colors
– Project 2: Basket with reading pattern

Day 4
-Revision of previous stitches
-Clearing doubts.
-Half Double Crochet stitch
-Project 3: Crochet Flower with reading pattern

Day 5
-Go over any unfinished topics
-Show each other finished work
-Questions and answers.

Materials Required:
4-ply yarn in 4-5 colors
8ply/ t-shirt yarn (recommended)
crochet hook size 4, 8 (recommended)
– stitch marker/safety pin
– paper, pen & scissors

Age: Adults & Children above 12 years of age
When: Classes will be held every Sunday starting from 11th April to 9th May
Time: 5.00 pm to 6:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 2200 (Inclusive of Tax 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 the 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

Gardening for Beginners – Online workshop

Gardening for Beginners – Online workshop

An Online Gardening workshop to get you hands-on in Gardening and develop a deeper understanding of Soil and Plants.

Getting started with gardening can be a deterrent for a few. And that is what we are trying to leave behind as we help you uncover the basics in gardening and what you need to do minimally to motivate you to just get started.

A two-hour session on Gardening basics, understanding soil and plants, we cover these topics in this power-packed session!
Q & A session included in the last 15 minutes.

TOPICS COVERED:

1. BASICS OF SOIL, SUN, AND WATERING Make sure you have a strong foundation to start your green cover!

2. 10 INDOOR PLANTS/ AIR PURIFIERS to grow and maintain, identify, understand, we will show and teach how to propagate and increase your garden naturally at home (Demo included)

3. 10 HERBAL VARIETIES to grow, consume learn its uses, medicinal/ herbal varieties have wonderful qualities about them, we make you love them and consume regularly

4. MICROGREENS how to, potting mix and care. The easiest plants to grow that adds that kick of energy and nutrients to your body (Demo included)

5. NATURAL HOME REMEDIES – We have some useful tips to control pests, make sure you write these handy tips down.

6. EASY GREENS Growing them easily at home for everyday consumption.

7. SOIL BOOSTERS All natural, all easy, found at home and the kitchen, we get you to create a LIVING soil full of microorganisms and nutrients your plants will love!

About the Trainer:
Kavya Chandra runs A Green Venture has been Gardening for 7 years now, runs a community garden where she grows over 10 kinds of herbs and vegetables, works with Natural and Organic farmers holding educational workshops, nature walks in Bangalore, Nature & Outdoor activities in the city and grows a wide range of plants from Indoor to herbs, edible greens, and flowers at home. She believes that all homes should keep edible and medicinal gardens and have Nature in their life every day.

Age group: 12 years and above
Day & Date: Saturday, 3rd April
Time: 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm (IST)
Fees: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online class on Zoom

This workshop will primarily be a demo session. All you need is a Notebook & Pen.

Payment link:https://rzp.io/l/JhES0J9Vkx

Note: You will be added to a WhatsApp group a day prior to the workshop for ease of 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

Sketching and Pencil Shading – Free Trial Live Session

Sketching and Pencil Shading – Free Trial Live Session

Sketching and Pencil Shading – Free Trial Live Session with Micky Sujan

This online pencil sketching session will show you how to create advanced art that will stand up as professional work. These sessions will help you enhance your drawing  skills.
During these sessions we will take you from having little knowledge in drawing to creating advanced art and having a deep understanding of drawing fundamentals.

After successful completion of four online batches of sketching, we are back with the fifth batch starting from 21st November.

Testimonials by Students of previous Sketching Batch https://www.instagram.com/p/CBmgBpsJvKY/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link

Happy sketching!

Day & Date: Sunday, 15th November
Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm (IST)

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 for joining the free session and to stay updated with the upcoming sessions, join WhatsApp group with the link https://chat.whatsapp.com/HSaoCDNtvd8FxRV8rZckhi

Knife Painting – Online Workshop

Knife Painting – Online Workshop

Knife Painting by Bloom and Grow in association with Arth by Kshama

Learn the Palette knife painting techniques using acrylics to create a beautiful 3-dimensional textured effect. Palette knife painting involves thick color application using knives

In this workshop, paint an Elegant Bouquet.  Create textures on your canvas with this diverse tool. You can use flat brushes if you do not have palette knives.

Materials required:

Date: Friday, 6th Nov
Time: 6 pm to 8 pm (IST)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom

Classes will be held on Zoom

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

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

One Stroke Painting Online Workshop

One Stroke Painting Online Workshop

One Stroke Painting Online Workshop

What is One stroke painting?
One stroke painting is an art technique in which you can make beautiful paintings in one stroke. You can achieve shading, highlighting, and blending in a single stroke movement. This technique add more depth and realism in paintings and can be used on a variety of different surfaces such as glass, canvas, wood, paper, fabric etc.

What are the basic materials required for the workshop?
Canvas board OR canvas pad: OR Thick drawing sheet/ chart paper (over 250 GSM and above) – Recommended size for the final project is 8 by 10 inches
Acrylic paints (Recommended colors: White, Olive Green, Napkes Yellow, Indian Red, Teal Blue. However, feel free to use whatever acrylic colors you may have)
Flat brush no. 5/6/7
 Thin round brush No. 0/1/2/3
Print papers A

– Other supplies such as Water, spare cloth, sponge/dabber, mixing plate/palette

No prior experience/ artistic experience required!

Participants will practice various brush loading and painting techniques before doing a composition.
Video will be provided post the workshop for view for a limited period.

About the Artist:
Nirupama Chirmade is a Bangalore-based One Stroke Painting Technique artist. She learnt this art in US. Her love for Nature was how she began paintings. Flowers and Leaves using acrylic colours. The beauty in one stroke she says is When she see real flowers, she thinks of ways to paint it using One Stroke technique.

Day & Date: Sunday, 18th October
Timings: 5 pm to 7 pm
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 800 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/octDEo4C

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

Crochet and Knitting Online Classes

Crochet and Knitting Online Classes

Crochet and Knitting Online Classes
This workshop is suitable for absolute beginners in Crochet, teaching you all that you need to know to get started.
What would be covered in the 1 month workshop?
1.Introduction to crochet and tools used for crochet
2.Different type of crochet stitches
3.Techniques for Increasing and Decreasing the stitches
4.Different techniques to attach crochet pieces
5.Crochet Chart/Pattern Reading
6. Basic projects which will include the practice of all the stitches and pattern describe.
The Crochet project will include:
You will learn to make A tiny rose, doily, coaster, coin, purse & bookmark.
Materials Required:
– Crochet cotton Threads – 5 nos(any colour of your choice)
– Crochet Hooks sets (1.75 mm, 2.5 mm)
– A note book, pen, scissors
– stitch marker
– Needle (The eye or hole should be big)
We would recommend you to buy a hook set for crochet hooks so that you can try different sizes.
Links to buy materials online can be provided once registered
Classes will start from 5th October, Monday for one month in the following batches. Participants can choose any batch on their convenience
Batch 1: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays (5 pm – 5:45 pm)
Batch 2: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays (6:15 pm – 7 pm)
Batch 3: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays (12 pm – 12:45 pm)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
For registration & more details contact 9539458229

Note: Once you register, you will be added to a 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/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Millet Cooking Online Workshop

Millet Cooking Online Workshop

Millet Cooking Online Workshop

Introduction to Millets workshop:
The course includes introduction to millets in Indian foods, importance of using millets in diet, cooking millets in innovative and tasty ways .Millets are traditional grains which are used very sparingly these days. Millets are highly rich in proteins ,fibre and minerals and are least allergenic , soothing and easy to digest. Research shows incorporating Millets in you diet help managing a number of diseases .

Learn how to make easy dishes and incorporate millets in your daily diet.
1. Finger millet rainbow Buddha bowl
2. Pearl millet Greek salad
3. Kodo millet Coconut rice
4. Little millet Saffron phirni .

About the Trainer:
Shefali is a Holistic health coach, nature cure specialist, food and wellness blogger through her Instagram handle @hoppingontoes. She conducts easy, healthy and raw food workshops.

Day & Date: Saturday, 3rd October
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment Link: https://rzp.io/l/Mu8WrvP

Note: Once you register, you will be added to a 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/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd

Resin art workshop – Online session

Resin art workshop – Online session

Resin art with Sonali Rao – Online session

‘Resin’ is the newest  buzz word in the world of crafting and DIY because of the versatility it offers – to use resin on wood, glass, mdf, ceramic etc
Resin is a two-part compound that hardens to give a clear and glossy finish. Combined with beautiful pigments and resin making techniques you will be equipped
to learn all about resin and geode look alike, so you can get it right when you try it the first time and do not waste time, effort and money.
What you will learn-
Learn about resin materials and how to use them
The different surfaces to work on.
Sources from where you can purchase the materials
How to achieve a Geode like look on the resin work
Learn what all semi precious stones can be used in resin.
Other materials which can be used in resin.
Pointers to keep in mind for safety and after care and usability of your resin product
This is a demonstration based workshop (recommended).You can learn the techniques, take notes step by step, so it will be helpful to purchase the right material post the workshop.
However, if you wish to do it along, you can take a note of 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, 26th September
Time: 5 pm to 7 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 800 per person
Payment link: https://imjo.in/aDwhHg
Note:
* Demonstration will be followed by Question-Answers and the trainer will be accessible for any query, later as well.
* Once you register you will be added to a whatsapp group for ease of communication with the steps to join in.
* Reach out to us if you require a kit to be sent to you, once registered.
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/K3j1qNIjqWlBobA2fsKxFd