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All about Phad Painting

Phad painting is a beautiful specimen of Indian cloth painting, which has its origin in Rajasthan. This painting can be simply described as a large painting on Khadi,...

All about Patachitra

Patachitras are known for their bold lines and brilliant play of colors. It is a hereditary art practiced by the family of the painters usually living in the...

How to do Gurjari painting

Materials Old Calendar Post Colors 3d Liner Mirror Design Carbon Paper Procedure: I made this piece of work on an old calendar hardbound using poster colors, 3rd liner and mirror for decoration. Once again free hand...

How to do Warli Painting

Materials Canvas Brown acrylic paint White acrylic paint design carbon paper How to do First paint the canvas using brown acrylic paint. Once its dried either you free hand draw the warli design or trace...

What is Applique work of Pipili

I found this beautiful Pipili work. I got tips from the artist , will make one very soon until then... I have been attracted towards this work for sometime....

How to do Tanjore Painting

  Tanjore Painting is a very ancient type of painting. I would suggest you to learn this art through a proper teacher. But still for those who are interested...

How to do Patachitra

Materials Handmade paper Paints Design Carbon Procedure First trace the design to the handmade paper. Then paint the design

How to do Marble Painting

Material Required Marble Piece Gold leaf Glue Enamel Colors Stone Design Varnish Procedure Its simple, draw a design on marble tile, the gold leaf is pasted on it with and adhesive, these designs are further embellished...

Warli Painting – How to do Warli Painting?

The Warli or Varli are an Indian Scheduled Tribe. These indigenous people live in talukas of the Thane, Nasik and Dhule districts of Maharashtra, the Valsad District of...

All about Gond Painting

Gond Painting is one of the main forms of Indian Folk Art Painting. India is a vast and diverse country where each state has their own art and...

A Complete Guide to Warli Painting

Abiding at the foot of the Western Ghat Range in Maharastra, India, is the settlement of an ancient tribe known as the warli. These are tribal people, wgo...

All About KalamKari

Kalamkari or Qalamkari is a type of hand-painted or block-printed cotton textile, produced in parts of India. The word is derived from the Persian words kalam (pen) and...

How to do Gond Painting at home

You can read more about Gond Painting is this previous article - History of Gond Painting Materials required Lets begin First step is to draw the outline. Next I have filled using...

How to do Ganjeefa Painting

Ganjifas are small paintings (miniature in style) usually done on a round shape. These pieces were used in ancient times as playing cards and sometimes even as tarot...