City of Rats

Once there was a boy named Jess. He had many pet rats. Once while Jess was in the Central Park with his rats, it began to rain. It was raining cats and dogs! He was soaked in water from head to toe. He wasn’t able to count his rats so he just took whichever one he saw…

The Clever Caterpillar

A long time ago in a far, far land in China, there was a beautiful palace. There were lots of beautiful flowers. There was a river too with lots of fish. This place had lots and lots of animals and they lived here freely. There were many caterpillars too. Everybody was very happy. One day, a…

Best Friends

Once upon a time, there was a Mr. and Mrs. Rabbit who lived near a river bank. They were living in a red coloured house. One day mother turtle, father turtle, and baby turtle were passing by the rabbits’ residence. Father turtle saw mother rabbit and asked her, ” Is this beautiful house yours ?”…

RICA Polythechnic Art Exam Result 2017- Foundation and Advanced

Being a dedicated Art Studio, Culture Chauraha instills a sense of freedom to express visually, while holding discussions and encouraging the students to come forward with their thoughts. Guiding them in the principles of fine art, nudging their thought process, suggesting an association with objects,  making them observe the balance in form, line, colour &…

Enamel Workshop with Prof. Sarah Perkins

  I had the opportunity to attend an Enamel  Workshop with Enameller  Prof.  Sarah Perkins ( Jewellery and Metals, Deptt. of Art & Design, Missouri State University, USA) from the 1st to the 5th of March 2016. I work in many media and took up enameling a decade and a half ago. The medium is…

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…

Through the Eyes of a Child 2015

    Another successful Show and our 17th one at that! The Annual Exhibition is for the children to realize how their work looks in the gallery and what an exhibition does for their morale. Appreciation is part of the psyche  of a creative person. With appreciation a critique is also equally important whether by…

Art competition Awards !

My  little artists participated in an art competition by “Avantika” and won a lot of medals. We conduct Fine Art and Craft classes throughout the year for all Age groups. The Paintings below are drawn  by the students and executed with oil pastels.  The topics they worked on were given to them and the ideas are…

Dress the Figure – Tutorial and Challenge ! Last Date 30th April 2015

This is a challenge I am posting. You have to dress the template of the man provided. I am posting the tutorial of how I have done it. You have to dress the figure and click a picture and post it on the website www.culturechauraha.com by 30th of April 2015. The best entry will be…

Stone Painting Workshop in March 2015

We had lots of fun painting stones.  The workshop gave free reign to the imagination of the participants. They were encouraged to look at the shape of the stone and imagine the form they could visualize.  Once they decided on the shape they decided the colours and unleashed their creativity. The  different stones painted 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….