Friday, June 24, 2011

Kalamkari Peacock

My next post is kalamkari style peacock.Hope you all remember my old post kalamkari style swan.By seeing the swan,i received a request from my friend to make a kalamkari style peacock today morning.So i drew this today afternoon with little hurry.Hope the outcome is adjustable.

Kalamkari peacock on paper using marker pen

Closer - View

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Warli painting

400 yrs old Tribal Art Form Warli art originated in Thane Dist. of maharashtra, western part of India, in a village also know by the name Warli. It is situated near Dhanau.

Warli on Construction Paper using Marker Pen and Acrylic

Predominately white color is used on a red earthen background.
This art is a 2 dimensional, with no perspective or proportion. Warli painting is simple and linear with the maximum use of triangular shapes. As the universal energy YIN/YANG; concept having the upward facing triangle representing the Male and the downward facing triangle representing the Woman.

Warli on HandMadeEnvelope using MarkerPen

The trademark of Warli paintings is the use of other geometric designs such as circles, squares, dots and crooked lines are used to depict human figures, animal figures, houses, crops etc. It also represent fertility as the tribal belief revolve around the cycle of Birth and Death. No wedding takes place without the drawing of "mother Goddess" in the front portion of the Bride's house. Usually the paintings are done by married women.
The Warli paintings essentially depict the basic principals of life which are main theme or basis of any tribe.

Note:it's very economical and kids friendly project.

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Kids craft

My next post is a easy and simple kids craft project with Marker pen.If we help our kids by guiding in outline,then rest is just filling inside the outline.I want to show earlier sun rise in this work,so depicted both the dance couples in red shade.It gives the look as if the rays on sun falls on both of them.

Sunrise painting using marker pen and constructive paper

Sun rise

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Monday, June 13, 2011

Flower Making

My next post is Duplex Flower Making.Duplex paper is two sheets of paper or cardcover that are laminated together. sometimes this is done to increase weight / thickness, other times it's to incorporate another color on the reverse side which gives better look to the flower we make.Here again i went with Rose in flower making.

Rose flower in Duplex Sheet

This is a pictorial and Video representation of the Rose flower tutorial.

Materials needed:

1. Duplex sheet -Rose colour and Green colour.
2. Bind wire.
3. Fevicol
4. Green Tape.
5. Thread.
6. Pollens.

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Pencil Drawing

My next post is a pencil drawing of kalamkari style Swan.It is full of intricate line work which enhance the beauty of swan and makes the drawing more attractive.Drawing the outline with small division is a major source here,other thing is just filling the divisions with small lines with our creative imagination.I enjoyed working this swan.

Pencil Drawing of Swan

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Friday, June 10, 2011

Fabric painting

My next post is again one more fabric painting.I never met a person who does'nt luv rose.Rose is used in medicines ,perfumes ,etc.,For many of artist ,it is favoured subject in art.Roses appear in portraits,illustration etc.,Hope every one of us touched rose in their subject in any form.Here i've done fabric painting on Rose.

Fabric painting on cloth using fevicryl colours

Close-up view

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