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Art workshops

Saturday, July 11th, 2009 | Author:

Art is said to be one of the primary human qualities. Art workshops strive towards opening mind towards the mysterious reality. We humans tend to love and appreciate beautiful things. Some of those humans, in reality, create those beautiful things and those humans are called artists. But in order to create those things one needs to take an initiative. Art workshops are one of those things which help in making one take that initiative. In India, there are good number of wide-ranging workshops which offer guidance and training in diverse forms of arts. These workshops are designed keeping in view individuals’ preferences, age, talent and inclination.

Art workshops are as follows-

The most common art workshops are dedicated to painting. Different form of paintings are taught and explained in these workshops. Some art workshops focus on water Color Painting where the basics are explained along with the materials used in paintings. Experienced teachers emphasize on different objects like landscapes, drawing and various application techniques of watercolor. Few other workshops specialize in Warli Painting which is a form of traditional painting. Workshops invite Warli tribal painters who guide course attendants in history, symbolism used and style of this form of painting. 

Oil painting workshops: detailed study of oil colors is covered in these workshops. Different techniques of oil on canvas painting, materials to be used, abstract paintings, drawings in various forms of life and nature are primary themes taught in these workshops. Miniature Painting workshops: under this workshop students are taught to create miniature drawing with the help of particular tools and drawing paper. Students are expected to have awareness of balanced human outline sketches. Truly an enjoyable workshop!

Calligraphy workshop: – calligraphy is an ancient art which is quite popular amongst art learners. This workshop acts as an eye opener about the wonderful possibilities calligraphy holds within. Here again, strokes and materials to be used as well as history of Roman and Devnagri scripts are taught about. Apart from above mentioned workshops, there are few other workshops specializing in different others arts and crafts like Pottery workshop, where students are trained in entire process of pottery making. Cartooning workshops teach basics of cartoon drawing.