My Date with Enamel Art – 2019

Enamel for me is magic being created. I am known for Tanjore paintings, which need meticulous planning and months of work. Learning to enamel and experimenting with it, I have enjoyed my journey of almost twenty years.  Painting on metal with glass, using the various techniques, applying powdered glass colours on metal, the repeated firings…

Introductory Enamel Workshop on 8th, 9th, 10th October 2016

  Culture Chauraha is organising a Introductory 3 day Enamel Workshop on Copper and Steel in South Delhi (Enamelling is a process which involves fusion of powdered glass on metal.) Participants will be working with: Day 1 Get introduced to painting enamels by working on a 4″ x 6″ steel plate. Day 2 Make your…

Winter Workshops for Art and Craft – 2016

The much awaited winter break is here. This part of the holiday season is more enjoyable than the summer break. The downside is that the air is more polluted and the upside is that we get 15 extra days to be creative. !!! So from 1st to 14th January, to enjoy the extended winter vacation, we…

Enamel Painting workshop – Sunday 27th September 2015

Enamel is the fusion of powdered glass and metal with the blessings of fire. The metal can be steel, copper, silver or gold. The colours are powdered glass and when fired to 800 degrees centigrade they fuse. The process of firing is repeated many times to get the right effect. Stunning effects are achieved by…

Enamel Workshop

3 days Enamel Workshop I was invited to conduct a three days Enamel Workshop by Sanskriti Kendra, Anandgram, New Delhi.  The participants were 11 under graduate students and 2 professors from Miami University, Ohio, USA. They were visiting India for a 3 week  Residency program, where they were introduced to some Indian arts and crafts….