Five-day Online Art  Camp with ArthbyKshama

Five-day Online Art Camp with ArthbyKshama

The 5-day online art camp is all about inspiring creativity in kids of all ages. These activities will keep your kids not only entertained and engaged but give them a zeal to DIY and upcycle things that are around them.

Day 1: Monday, 18th Oct
Zentangle Still Life – The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. We call these patterns, tangles. You create tangles with combinations of dots, lines, simple curves, S-curves and orbs. These simple shapes are the “Elemental Strokes” in all Zentangle art.
Materials requiredMarker/Microtip pen and colors

Day 2 : Tuesday, 19th Oct
Bottle Painting – Upcycle your glass bottles to a beautiful piece of art using some fun and endearing art techniques making most of the materials available with you. These bottles may be used 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.

Day 3: Wednesday, 20th Oct
Harry Potter Painting – Little treat to all Potterheads, as Hedwig brings you your Letter from Hogwarts. After getting sorted into your Houses we shall swish and flick our brushes to paint the adorable Hedwig. All supplies will be brought straight from Diagon Alley to your desk. Do not hold back if you have never painted before, we have got it all sorted for you.
Materials required – Canvas/ Drawing sheet, brushes, acrylic paints

Day 4: Thursday, 21st Oct
Texture Painting:
Acrylic painting of cupcake with textured background. Participants will learn how to create textures with various materials like bubble wraps/ newspapers, tooth brush, fingers etc
Materials require – Acrylic paints and available materials for texturing

Day 5: Friday, 22nd Oct
Lippan Art –  Lippan Kaam, also known as Mud and mirror work is a traditional Mural Craft of Kutch, Gujarat India.  Learn Clay Modeling techniques and Mirror placing in this session.
Materials required – Mirrors, Shilpkaar clay, canvas/any MDF board

Date: Mon, 18th Oct to Fri, 22nd Oct
Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm (IST)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom
Fee: Rs 1800 per person (for 5 days)
Rs 500 per person (for ANY one day)
Fee inclusive of taxes

Note: Participants may 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.

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) and 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:  8th, 9th, 10th Oct
Day: Fri, Sat, Sun
Time:  4.00 pm to 5.30 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 1200 per person inclusive of taxes (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

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.

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

Day & Date: Sunday, 3rd Oct
Time: 12pm to 1pm (IST)

The previous trial session may  be viewed here – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I-6V6O5cX0A 

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

Details about the Sketching course can be found here – https://bloomandgrow.in/event/sketching-and-pencil-shading-classes-for-beginners-online-2/

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/CP1RliwfMNdDZnoCJaclOn

About Bloom and Grow:

Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led virtual and offline workshops for individuals and for corporates across the world.

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

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
Faux calligraphy – Three Day Online Workshop

Faux calligraphy – Three Day Online Workshop

Faux calligraphy – Three Day Online Workshop

Faux calligraphy (also known as fake calligraphy) is a fun and simple way to learn lettering and calligraphy. It imitates the look of some styles of calligraphy using simple tools.
The best part is that you can do faux calligraphy with any sort of writing tool that you have!

In this 3 day course, we would be learning all the letters, but not how to write them, but rather, how to draw them beautifully! You would be able to letter your favorite lines in a proper layout, in a calligraphic style using just regular writing tools.

There will be an in detail study of letter forms and guidelines for achieving a uniform and even style.

Materials required : paper (ruled or unruled, thick or regular A4, anything would do), pen/fine marker/sketch pens, ruler, pencil, eraser.

Date: 18th,19th & 20th September 2020
Day: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Timing: 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Fee: Rs 1200 per person (Inclusive of Taxes)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/9LKg8l5

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 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

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 three online batches of sketching, we are back with the third batch starting first week of August.

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

Happy sketching!

Day & Date: Sunday, 13th September
Time: 3:45 pm to 4:30 pm (IST)

Zoom link for the session will be shared via WhatsApp

If you aren’t on any of the WhatsApp group yet, you can join with this link https://chat.whatsapp.com/KVvdoafQgtW1T3BMv76uBl

About Bloom and Grow:

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

Travel Sketching in Watercolours – Two Day Online Workshop

Travel Sketching in Watercolours – Two Day Online Workshop

Learn Travel Sketching in Watercolours with Hemali Mehta – Two day online session

Do you want to capture your travel experiences in hand-drawn sketches in this quarantine period ? Then this workshop is for you.

Course overview

Travel sketching or holiday sketching is a great way to record your travel experiences. You can sketch on the spot or bring your travel photos to life with sketches. In this fun 2 day class learn the tips, tricks and secrets of travel sketching with popular watercolour tutor Hemali Mehta. Keep your favourite travel photos/postcards for reference or use Hemali’s reference material.

What will you learn :

  • Learn the value of having a time limit!
  • Practice capturing a scene with minimal drawing and instead use a beautiful wash of paint
  • Learn what to put in and what to leave out!
  • Learn about focal points and composition, colour and more

Materials

  • Watercolour cakes or colour pencils
  • A4 drawing sheets/ watercolour papers
  • Watercolour palette / a plate
  • Watercolour Brushes.
  • Pencils and black pens
  • Old tea towel or hand towel or paper towels

Age: 12 years + above

Date: 5th and 6th September, 2020
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 800 per person (for both days) (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/0PGS0q4

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 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