Pichwais are devotional paintings that celebrate different tales from the life of Lord Krishna. In the Sanskrit language “Pichh” means back and “wais” means hanging, so Pichwais are paintings that hang behind the main deity of Krishna. Pichwai art has a rich history and cultural significance with it. It goes back almost 5 centuries ago to the temple town of Nathdwara near Udaipur in Rajasthan.

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About The Artist

Mehak loves working with different mediums of art mainly Indian art forms such as Pichwai and Madhubani.

The Workshop Began

Mehak greeted all the participants and thanked them for their appreciation. She first started explaining the sketching of the Pichwai design as she drew them on her canvas and painted all the lotus in pink colors. She then continued and the petals in black color and painted the background in yellow color. She explained in an easy and simple manner to all the participants.

Towards The End Of The Workshop

Mehak made a beautiful Pichwai Lotus with  Pink Lotus and black flowers. The background was yellow in color. The painting looked colorful and artistically gorgeous. All the participants appreciated and showed their co-created Pichwai Lotus acrylic painting to mehak. The host thanked Mehak for teaching Pichwai Lotus with Acrylic paint.

The attendees were from different parts of the country. They also belonged to different age groups but their love for art brought them together on a single platform. The Circle Community, as always, was successful in connecting artists and curating a magical and positive vibe together. 

On this note, here’s us signing off until next time!

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