Hey everyone! Welcome to floral weekends. This is a segment started by me where I write about some beautiful and strange flowers from all around the world. Gibraltar Campion can only be found in the British territory of Gibraltar. The bi-lobed florets are of varied colors, ranging from violet to bright pink. This mild-fragrant flower blooms for even shorter periods. Located in the rocky outskirts of … Continue reading Gibraltar Campion
Everything you’ve ever wanted, is on the other side of fear. Continue reading Thought of the day – 24th January 2018
So I got a notification that I have been tagged for Liebster award(again) and Commander Quill Award by my fellow blogger Rudra Makwana @Tinte. Having done so many takes at Liebster Award in this past month, I decided to let it go and proceed to this new award. Thank you so much Rudra for the tag! Much appreciated. Quill Award is created to inspire reading while … Continue reading Commander Quill Award
We were asked two questions at the beginning of the class. Being an Indian, what is design for you? How to design for India? After this we were shown a video in the class. The video featured each of the 29 states of India and showcased the most famous crafts of that place. A surprising number of crafts we saw have disappeared from today’s India. … Continue reading How to design for India?
Hey! So a few days ago I posted “Whats your problem? I’ll find a solution for it.” Our first task where we had to look around us infact beyond us and find one problem and come with a design solution for it. So the two ideas that I posted and were approved, I made the first few sketches of the ideas. So here they are. … Continue reading First Sketches!
Hey everyone! So today I have something interesting for you guys. Is an Indian Teenager ready for craft inspired fashion? That’s a million dollar question. A positive response to this could entirely change the fate of Indian Craftsmen. While India has some amazing crafts to offer, our craft industry is declining because the current generation is not interested in this age old legacy. Can you … Continue reading Craft inspired Fashion?
After that interactive video of Tony Fadell in Ted Talk, we were given our first assignment. Look beyond habituation and find that one problem which is going unnoticed and come up with a design solution for it. Now this was a tough task because everyday you crib about your life problems, but when asked to mention one, its difficult to find it. All of a … Continue reading Whats your problem? I’ll find a solution for it.
Hey everyone. I’m re-sharing my previous week’s sketch for today’s artful saturdays. Continue reading Artful Saturdays – PC Sketch #5
Hey everyone! How are you all doing. I’m great here. My college has started, its been a week, and I’m blogging! hahah! I am managing them both. Yay for me. Lol anyways, so getting back on track. This semester we have a module Visual Culture, in which we have 4 subjects – Research Methods, Visual presentation, Design Thinking and Contextual design, craft and trend study … Continue reading Design Thinking!
Hey everyone welcome to Artful Saturdays. This is one of my weekly segments where I share a new creative piece every week. This week has the “Holiday Special Bottle Decor Lamp”. Inspired by the spirit of Christmas and the joy it offers, and in the spirit of recycling, I made this set out of junk alcohol bottles. Didn’t take much trouble but I absolutely love … Continue reading Artful Saturdays – DIY Bottle Decors
Heyoo, welcome back to Artful Saturdays! This week, I have something different that I did in the very beginning of my semester. We had to create 5 compositions using dots. So here’s one of five I created. All handwork, using black micron pen. Continue reading Artful Saturdays – 2nd December 2017
“Creativity is the way I share my soul with the world.” – Brene Brown Doodling is one of the ways I channel my boredom to. Its just so relaxing and the best part, there are no rules! Daily Post Continue reading Artful Saturday’s – Doodling
Hey everyone! Hope you all are having a great weekend. Mine is pretty good, I mean nothing special really but I got a new netflix obsession so I’m enjoying it. Well in the spirit of organizing my posts a bit, I thought of categorizing my art a special day in a week. So introducing “Artful Saturdays” or “Artful weekend” whatever you’d like to call. I’d … Continue reading Pencil Color Portrait #3
Could the prompts have gotten any better? I mean first it was create and I got to post my tessellations and now its Bottle. Its like destiny is knocking at my door saying “Silas post about your Bottle decor now!” haha. Well so in some of my previous posts I talked about how I’m recycling some old alcohol bottles into good decorative pieces like lamps/showpieces/etc. … Continue reading Bottle decor – DIY #1
When I saw today’s prompt, I knew what I had to post. A couple of days ago I posted my first art post featuring a colored pencil portrait of Lana Parrilla as Evil Queen. Have you heard of something called tesselations? I knew about it before but I didn’t know hwo to make one of my own. There are hundreds of ways of making it … Continue reading Creating Minions