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What Makes Art The Perfect Break?

Are you tired of replying to all the emails and attending boring meetings? Or the lectures are wearing you down? Have a break! Try something new, something fancy, something more colourful! Try getting your hands dipped in the shades of fun. But painting was not on your mind? Art doesn’t seem an answer to prolonged stress. Right?

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Explore – Where did Gond art originate?

India is a motherland of various cultures and folk art. Folk Art that traces back their lineage to thousands of years is found deep-rooted in the tribes and villages.  One such painting has its roots in a tribe called the Gond community of India. This painting gets its name from the same tribe where it originated i.e, Gond art.

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5  mesmerizing art therapies you should  definitely try

On our way to the journey of the ‘day’ we pass across thousands of souls, Not knowing in their hearts reside hundreds of tiny holes, Voids they want to fill or leave it open for something more?  Only God knows! Little do we try to heal ourselves, But have we ever imagined the power to

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The Ultimate Guide To Art Therapy

Do you use art as a coping mechanism? You might wonder whether it is healthy to drown yourself in these hues. Shocking as it may sound to you but painting is the newest and healthiest way of healing oneself. ‘Art Therapy’ is actual and Rooftop is reaching out to all those who want to recover through the expression of art.

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10 Indian Folk Arts that are getting fame internationally

India is known for its rich cultural heritage but it would take almost our entire lifetime to uncover these hidden gems within the niches we don’t even know exist. Here are some of the famous folk art of India that even the world around us succeeded in uncovering because, not only the people who practice it are sincere to their work but their talent is so exceptional that the world couldn’t help but notice it.

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Watercolour Floral Wreath Workshop with Sipaas Usmani

Watercolor painting is the process of mixing color pigments with water. Watercolour painting is known for its thin and transparent colour, along with its delicacy and subtlety. Watercolor painting is considered as therapeutic as a self-care practice as it helps in reducing stress for adults and also helps children in increasing their concentration and hand

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Coffee Painting Workshop with Manasa Shastry

Coffee painting is a beautiful medium of painting that one can get connected with and bring out their artistic side by making a cup of tea early in the morning. Coffee powder is mixed with plain water in order to get different shades of brown for the painting. To make this art form popular, The

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Impasto Painting Workshop with Chatrya

Impasto Painting Workshop with Chatrya

There are tons of art and art forms for creative minds to explore. All they miss is quality exposure. One such art form that is truly going to win your list of favorites is Impasto Painting. The sparkling spread of rich and vibrant colors used in the art form is truly compelling by all means. 

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Cheriyal Painting Workshop with Surbhi Sethia

Cheriyal Painting Workshop with Surbhi Sethia

Cheriyal paintings are the pictorial presentation of scenes from Indian mythological epics such as Ramayana, Mahabharata, Garuda Purana, Krishna Leela, Markandeya Purana and other mythological scripts. Cheriyal paintings are very similar to other folk paintings eg Pattachitra, Phad painting, and the likes as they also act as a visual medium for storytelling. Cheriyals have mythical

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