Kerala Mural Painting – Two Day Online Workshop

Kerala Mural Painting – Two Day Online Workshop

Kerala Mural Painting – Two Day Online Workshop

The first thing that comes to your mind is ” oh I would love to learn Kerala mural but am not good at drawing”

WHAT IS KERALA MURAL PAINTING?
Kerala mural is an ancient traditional art form established after independence particularly in Kerala. The mural stories are derived from the purana which depict the story of god and goddess. Kerala mural painting is not only seen on temple walls you can also see it on the walls of ancient Christian churches.

WHAT YOU LEARN?
1. A short note on kerala mural painting
2. The basic drawing techniques
3. The colour study
4. The blending and combinations
5. Outlining

Materials needed –
1. Seven Acrylic colour ( yellow ocher, scarlet red, burntsienna, black,white, sap green, and phthalo blue)
2. Yellow carbon sheet ( for tracing)
3. A canvas ( size – A4)
4. Three brushes – 0.4 round thin brush, a flat brush ( any size) 10 round brush ( note – brush size 10)
5. A palette
6. Waste cloth

Date: 18th and 19th July
Day: Saturday and Sunday
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 1000 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/XVO6mtm

Note :
– We don’t use natural dyes, we use only acrylic colours.
– Once you are registered, participants will be added to 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/FLjH1Wy9xsWHuy7wiEJgw9

Sketching Online Course – Intermediates to Advanced Level

Sketching Online Course – Intermediates to Advanced Level

Sketching Online Course – Intermediates to Advanced Level with Micky Sujan

Learn sketching and pencil shading online with us in a structured 6-week course (consisting of 12 classes).

SHADING FUNDAMENTALS

The Line of Termination
• Draw the line of termination on a sphere, a cube and a cylinder.
The Cast Shadow
• Draw the line of termination and render the cast shadow of a sphere, a cube and a cylinder.
The Core Shadow
• Draw the line of termination, render the cast shadow and the core shadow of a sphere, a cube and a cylinder.
Drawing with Light
• Complete a fully shaded and rendered drawing of the sphere, the cylinder and the cube.

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING
First approach, first sketch
• Preparation to sketching
• Placement, measurement, outline
• We do sketch: when to stop?
Sketching without shading, language of lines
• The line language
• Preparatory part of the line sketch
• Using the line language in sketch
Linear perspective in landscape
• Types of linear perspective
• One-point perspective scheme in landscape
• Two-point perspective scheme in landscape
• Adding human figures and cars to landscape

PORTRAIT DRAWING FUNDAMENTALS
Drawing Head
• The Grid Method
• Loomis Method – 3/4 View
• Loomis Method – Side View
• Loomis Method – Front View, Tilted Down
• Loomis Method – Front View, Tilted Up
• Loomis Method – 3/4 View, Tilted Down
• Loomis Method – 3/4 View, Tilted Up
Proportions of the Head
• Head Planes – Front View
• Head Planes – 3/4 View
• Head Planes – Side View
• Head Planes – Front View, Tilted Down
• Head Planes – Front View, Tilted Up
• Head Planes – 3/4 View, Tilted Down
• Head Planes – 3/4 View, Tilted Up
The Rules of Realism
• Elements of Shading
• Different Types of Edges
• Rules of Realism
• Sphere Drawing Exercise
Drawing the Features
• Eye Structure & Form
• Nose Structure and Form
• Nose Drawing Exercise
• Lips Structure and Form
• Ear Structure and Form
• Hair Form and Texture
Final Portrait Drawing
• Final Portrait Lay-in
• Final Portrait Rendering

DRAWING PEOPLE AND FIGURES
Basic Human Proportions
• Getting the Lines You Want
• Comparing
Basic Human Proportions
• Basic Human Proportions
Let’s Sketch Some Tiny Figures!
• Tiny Figures
• Small Figures
• Detailed Figures
• Tiny and Loose Figures
The Carrots Method
• Cross hatching
Sketching Outlines
Sketching People Up Close
• Kid and Lady
• Three Figures
• How to Finalize
People in Perspective
• Perspective Principles
• People in Perspective

Age: Children above 10 years and Adults

Date: Classes will start on Thursday, 16th July and end on Monday, 24th August.
Days: Mondays and Thursdays
Time: 3 pm to 4:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online classes on zoom
Fee: Rs 3000 + Tax (For 12 classes)

Note:
* Recordings of the sessions will be available in case someone is unable to attend the classes in between.
*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/CP1RliwfMNdDZnoCJaclOn

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

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

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Online Workshop

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Online Workshop

Faux Marble Effect Tray – Online Workshop with Tanvi Shah

In this session we explore a unique specialty finish – faux marble effect. This workshop is packed with techniques. Three different techniques will be demonstrated to create a marble effect.
You will get start-to-finish instructions, a clear understanding of the materials used & handy tips that will enable you to create other objects, making this an interesting session for all interested DIY enthusiasts.

Using this technique mimic the look of marble on dull & boring objects such as boxes, trays, table tops, benches, walls & more.

Materials needed-
– MDF/ wood base/ old melamine tray or any surface that you need to give a new look.
– Acrylic/ Chalk paints
– Shrink plastic/ Kitchen cling film
– Brushes
– Acrylic retarder (recommended but not compulsory)
– Stencil & Stencil Brush (Optional)
– Varnish

Day & Date: Sunday, 21st June
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/mLIbb0C

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

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Dot Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Dot Mandala Art – Online Live Workshop with Nithya

Join us and learn the beautiful art of dotting mandalas. 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

Materials required:
– Plate/ Canvas/ Bottle/ Coasters/ or any other surface that you wish to work on
– Acrylic Paints
– Black paint/ Chalk powder (Preferred)
– Dotting tools (alternatives: wooden dowels, toothpick, earbuds, paint brush)
– Tissue Papers
– Pallet

** Priming the surface on which art work has to be done before the workshop is recommended. Priming may be done with black chalk paint preferably but not mandatory.

Day & Date: Saturday, 20th June
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Venue: Online session on zoom
Fee: Rs 500 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/ENl3EC9

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

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

Watercolor Painting Online Classes – For Beginners and Intermediates

Watercolor Painting Online Classes – For Beginners and Intermediates

Watercolor Painting Live Online Classes – For Beginners and Intermediates with Me With A Pencil

Bloom and Grow is conducting watercolor classes comprising 12 sessions over 6 weeks. Classes will be held twice a week.

Course curriculum:
1. Introduction to watercolour + understanding your palette + Materials
2. Basic Techniques
– Wet on wet
– wet on dry
– blending
– blending + pulling out
3. Brush strokes: 5 types
4. Washes + some basic tricks + understanding light & dark.
5. Basics of florals
– Florals part – II
– Floral part – III
– Composition of florals
6. Basics of drawing
7. Perspective
8. Landscape with basic use of washes or multiple layers of washes
9. Negative painting landscape
10. Details painting/object painting
11. Animal painting
12. Architectural painting
13. Multilayered Landscape

Materials:
– Watercolours
– Watercolour paper
– Round brushes and flat brush
– Mixing pallets
– 2 Water cups or bowl
– Rag cloth
– Masking tape(if you dont have it then transparent cello tape)

Age: Adults and Children above 10 years

Date: Classes will start on Wednesday, 17th June and end on Friday, 24th July.
Days: Wednesdays and Fridays
Time: 4 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fee: Rs 4000 per person
Venue: Online classes on Zoom

For any other day/ timings and registration details WhatsApp us on 9900052747

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

Decoupaged Bottle Lamp Making – Online Workshop

Decoupaged Bottle Lamp Making – Online Workshop

Decoupaged Bottle Lamp Making – Online Live Workshop

In this project you will learn:
– How to make hole in the glass bottle.
– Decorating our glass bottle with decoupage technique.
– Learning basic steps to do wiring of lampshade.
– Fixing the bulb holder to the mouth of bottle.
– Finishing our final product with lampshade.
– Learn all the basic of drilling, electrical work, crafting in one workshop.

Materials required

For Decoupage –
– 1 empty bottle primed either with gesso or white acrylic paint
– Brushes
– Paint
– Decoupage glue
– Decoupage tissues

For Lamp –
– Two core wire
– Plug
– Bulb holder
– Screwdriver
– Glue

For Drilling –
– Basic drilling machine
– Glass drilling bit..8 mm
– Safety tools
– Safety gear goggle & gloves
– Water

*Lamp Shade can be put later and are easily available on amazon. In case a participant is unable to complete the entire process or wishes to see and do it later, the recorded video will be available for later view.

Day & Date: Sunday 14th June
Time: 3 pm to 5 pm (IST)
Fees: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Venue: Online classes on Zoom

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

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

Kids Zumba – Online Session (Morning Batch)

Kids Zumba – Online Session (Morning Batch)

Kids Zumba with Namrata Sinha – Online-live session (Morning)

Zumba is an exercise fitness program and helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of everyone’s lives by making fitness fun. One also gets the chance to be active and jam out to their favorite music. Pretty much the most awesome workout ever. Dance to great music, with great people, and burn a ton of calories without even realizing it.

About the instructor –
Namrata is a fitness entrepreneur with over 14 yrs of experience in fitness, fashion & retail, Her strong belief is that when it is about fitness, just BREAK.IT.FREE and spread the Zumba Love. She stands out as a recognized Zumba Instructor (ZIN) in the country, having trained over 600 people in the last 4 years. Her creativity of choreos is very addictive for her students, endorsed by Zumba.com on several occasions, and liked by original singing/music stars from around the globe.

Classes will be starting from 10th June

Days: Saturdays, and Sundays
Time: 10:30 am
Fee: Rs 2200 per person (for 10 classes)
Rs 2750 per person (for 15 classes)
(Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)
Payment link for 15 classes: https://rzp.io/l/nhp1AXW

Payment link for 10 classes: https://rzp.io/l/l4wOeUW

Note:
-Participants are given flexibility to make up during other sessions, if they miss a class.
-Participants can choose days and time according to their convenience.
-Participants can sign up for either 10 or 15 classes.

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.

Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Mandala Art – Online Workshop

Mandala Art – Online live workshop

Mandala Muse is a mandala pen art workshop facilitated by Vedha Sreeram. Mandalas are created with simple patterns and shapes starting from a centre point, mostly in circular form. Mandala means “Circle” in Sanskrit and it is a spiritual symbol in many religions.

Mandalas are not just an artform but they serve as an aid to meditation and help to focus attention and improve concentration. That is why it is called as a meditative art.

So come over, enroll in the Mandala muse workshop, experience the beauty of Mandala, create your own appealing artwork and feel the effect it has on your mind! All material required for the workshop will be explained in detail which is sure to keep you encouraged to stay in touch with this beautiful art form even beyond the workshop.

No prior knowledge of art is required. This is a beginner friendly workshop.

Materials required:
–  A drawing sheet of your choice A4 size
(Drawing book/Sketch book or any thick art sheet)
– Pencil, Eraser & Sharpener
– Scale (preferably 1 feet scale)
– Compass
– Protractor (or) Procircle
– Black Pigment pen/Fine liner pen or Black gel pen
– 1 or 2 rough sheets
– Brush pens (optional and only if you want to add colour)

Day & Date: Saturday, 6th June
Time: 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm (IST)
Venue: Online Session on Zoom
Fee: Rs 600 per person (Inclusive of GST and convenience charges)

Payment link: https://rzp.io/l/gJYe608

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