Madhubani Paintings Online Classes
August 10, 2020
ONLINE MADHUBANI ART CLASS WITH Shalini Karn . During these are unprecedented times – we wanted to do something to help our artists and help the community at the same time. We have been conducting online crafts classes with different artists
During this summer vacation when travel is restricted parents are facing challenges to keep the kids engaged. Art workshop is a great way to engage kids and boost their creative think. Art helps to increase concentration and attention span. It is also an opportunity to teach our kids about the folk art form and it’s tradition of India.
This is a 4 days online Madhubani Paintings course from 10th – 13th August 2020 , Time: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Cenral European time / 2 PM to 4PM India time. This is planned for beginners and will be conducted over google meet– adults or children above 7 years can join. Our artist Shalini Karn will guide you on how to create the basic drawing and we will also have fun creating cards and posters and at the end of the class we will also share images of other more complicated artworks which you can practice in your own time. Materials that you will need:
- A4 Size plain paper (a couple of extra sheets to practice sketching)
- Poster colors (preferred, if you don’t have access to poster colors, you can use acrylic colors)
- Brushes (size 0 to size 4/5), water and palette for mixing
- Black pen for outlines (not mandatory, can outline with brush and paint too)
- Pencil and rubber for sketching
About Shalini Karn : Born intraditional artists’ family, Shalini has been exploring the style of Madhubani art and being a woman, she incorporate her experiences as well as gender based issues and its sensibilities in her art. To know more about Shalini Karn you can click here.
- Details to join the google meet will be sent once we receive payment and you will be asked to share the name of the participant. Only one participant per purchase and please join with the registered email address. We will also send a Google Calendar invite once you register
- Class is not transferable to another person and maximum 10 people per class – please do not share the google class link with others once you have registered