Kalamkari Painting

 Starts on 27th Oct | 5:00 pm

Astha Bhatnagar

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Course Highlights
🕐 2 Days, 4 Hrs
🗓 Wed-Thu, 27-28th Oct, 5:00 PM IST
🖨 Includes Artist-Original Practice Sheet
👨‍👩‍👧 Access to Community 

Immerse yourself in the ancient Kalamkari artform. Draw a Goddess' face and other motifs.

In this session, you will:

  • Learn about Kalamkari artform
  • Get introduced to the popular motifs
  • Draw the face of a Goddess in Kalamkari style
  • Learn to do detailing and add color to your composition
  • At the end of the workshop, you will have made a stunning drawing of Goddess in Kalamkari style.

About the Artform

In this session, you will learn about the artform, Known to date back to around the 17th century, the artform of Kalamkari is practiced in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. It is a style of intricate hand-painting on fabric using natural dyes in earthy tones and involves upto 23 meticulous steps. The name is derived from the word 'kalam', which means pen.This is a 'beginner-friendly session! (Age: 18+)

Flow of the Workshop

Day 1

  • In this session, you will get an introduction to Kalamkari artform
  • Learn popular motifs of the art
  • Add detailing to the drawing
  • Draw the face of a Goddess

Day 2

  • In this session, you will learn about Color and finish the composition
  • Complete the face of the Goddess

Who is this Workshop for?

  • Anyone with an inclination towards ancient Indian artforms can participate
  • If you're interested to learn Kalamkari, this workshop is for you
  • Anyone who is 18 years and above can join

About the Artist

Astha Bhatnagar

She is a trained graphic designer with immense experience in the field of advertising and is now into traditional artforms. She creates beautiful Kalamkari motifs and gives her own improvisation & creativity, and makes stunning handcrafted decor items.

Fall in love with this traditional and timeless artform!

Day 1 - Wednesday, 27th Oct

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Day 2 - Thursday, 28th Oct

 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Further Prospects and Application of What you will be Learning

Using the techniques of the art and the motifs, you can showcase your skills further by revamping trays, boxes, pieces of fabric and any other surface. You can also continue painting on paper to make pieces of wall decor for your home.

Bring Help to revive this lost artform! 

Day 1 - Wednesday, 27th Oct 

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Day 2 - Thursday, 28th Oct

 45:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Live workshop would be conducted on Zoom App. For the best experience join the workshop from your laptop/desktop or watch on phone on landscape mode

Registration is compulsory to attend, Ensure you join via the same mail ID you register with

In case if you are unable to attend the live workshop due to technical reasons, please call the below number - +91 8904012696



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