Madhubani Painting Workshop Pune

Madhubani Painting Workshop Pune


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The workshop is designed for a creative learning experience, incorporating “Madhubani” techniques. The workshop aims to introduce art lovers to Madhubani. Through the workshop students will be provided a hands-on understanding of all aspects of Madhubani like the history of the art, motifs, themes, documentary film screening, sketching, colours. Each participant will be guided to make their own painting. Finally there will be a display cum sale of the artists masterpieces.

Mithila painting (or Madhubani) painting is a style of Indian painting practiced in the Mithila region of Bihar and the adjoining parts of Terai in Nepal. Madhubani literally means forests of honey. Its main feature is the line drawings filled in by bright colours which have high contrasts and very intricate details and patterns. Madubhani painting was mainly done by the women of the region within the courtyard of the house

Born in 1947, Vidyanath Jha is one of the most famous Madhubani painters. He learned painting from his elder sister Bachcho Devi. Other women members of his family also used to paint. He practices Godhna and Tantrik style of painting. He was a Guru in Nabard Bank’s training initiative. He has also trained SHG members on Madhubani painting. He has visited Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, Lucknow, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Surat to showcase his paintings in exhibitions and fairs. His son Krishna Kumar Jha is an state awardee in Kalanand Art Contest of Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation in 2016.

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Registration is at ₹ 750/- (All Materials included).

Fri, 11th Nov 10 AM – 1 PM Pagdandi, Baner
Fri, 11th Nov 4 PM – 7 PM Gyaan Adab, Kalyani Nagar
Sat, 12th Nov 10 .30 AM – 1.30 PM P N Gadgil, Aundh
Sat, 12th Nov 4 PM – 7 PM Kalmadi School, Erandwane
Thur, 15th Nov 10 AM – 1 PM Heart fro Art, Orange Blossom Special, Udaybaug

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