PAINTED RICE SIEVE

Down south in India, married women invite other married women home and offer a thamboolam to honour the women power/shakti/Goddess Durga, which they believe resides in every lady. To offer Thamboolam, one can paint these rice sieves and add a dash of colour to the Thambool. Traditional farming methods use the rice sieve to separate... Continue Reading →

COLOURFUL JOOTIS

How about adding your art, heart and soul by hand-painting traditional jootis for your sole? Here's how you can go about using the entire range of paints that adhere to fabric, to beautify sandals for a grand occasion. HOW TO PAINT A JOOTI: Paint the jootis with a base coat of Fevicryl Acrylic black paint.... Continue Reading →

NO-STITCH CUSHION COVERS

  I always get these random thoughts and ideas. These keep popping up in my mind now and then and sometimes, by the time I get to implementing something, a few things in my to-do list would have totally evaporated from my memory. That's why I love it when I can get something done quick!!... Continue Reading →

Mixed Media and Monsoons

Hello Everyone!! I am on a break from work and I have been taking it easy working indoors while its raining outside. What a weather to sit down and sip a hot coffee and work on things that I have always wanted to do!! I've organised my art and craft supplies and I thought of... Continue Reading →

CUPPY CAKE

Hello Everyone!! For a person who has always been called a "cuppy cake", loves cup cakes(splurges on sweets) and always dreams of getting back to shape by starting a couple of exercises but prefers to sit down in a corner and craft day in and day out!! Its really a wonder that people tend to... Continue Reading →

FESTIVE MANDALAS

The festive season has begun and I am back with a couple of colorful DIYs to beautify your living space, make gifts and add a personal touch to give away gifts this festive season. This post is all about simple Mandalas. Mandalas are circular patterns or figures which represent the universe and its harmony. Mandalas are... Continue Reading →

INDIA IN COLOUR- REPUBLIC DAY

India has always been a land of colors with a plethora of art forms! Owing to the vast expanse of its land that covers or unites different tribes and cultures, India always has a lot to offer in the field of Art and Craft. Let's take a plunge into Indian art with my small tribute... Continue Reading →

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