Workshops for children (8-13 years), focusing on art, craft and design – Kala Ghoda, 26 April – 23 May

  • Create Connect Communicate, workshops for children aged 8-13 at ARTISANS’ from 26 April-23 May 2014.
  • List of workshop facilitators include: Jatan Atara, Amy Billimoria, Debjani Datta, Kabir Datta, Datta Padekar, Errol Pires, Gayatri Rao, Chetan Sharma, Sonie Thakkar, and Kavita Thakur.
  • All workshops require prior registration and payment. Each workshop costs           Rs. 2800/- and is conducted over 2 days. Registration numbers: 022 22 673040 /+91 98201 45397.
  • Morning sessions start at 11am-1pm and afternoon sessions start at 2pm-4pm.
  • Children are required to bring materials for certain workshops, contact ARTISANS’ for details or click Dropbox link for full schedule.

For further information, please contact:

ARTISANS’ 52-56 Dr V.B. Gandhi Marg, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai

Tel 022-22673040 / 9820145397


Schedule of workshops

Saturday 26 and Sunday 27: Snap out of the Ordinary: A Neighbourhood Photo Walk
Look beyond the ordinary! Snap extraordinary images of places, people or everyday things in this engaging photo walk around a neighbourhood. Then turn it into a poster and share.

Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30:  Braids, Baubles and Beads: Create Your Own Bracelet
Have fun with fibre and learn ‘Ply-Split Braiding’ and other techniques to create unique bracelets adding.
beads and decorative accents.
Thursday 1 and Friday 2: Create a Digital Collage and Print your Masterpiece
Layer motifs, textures, patterns, and original art to create digital designs all your own. Explore making greeting cards, gift-wraps, t-shirts, and mugs for unique gifts.

Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 Crack the Code: Create a Secret Message
For the budding detective or spy! Learn about codes and ciphers, from ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, to the present day. Create your own code for a secret message.

Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 Bring to Life your ‘Toon Town’: Create Cartoon Characters and Tell Your Own Story
Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck and Pooh are loved the world over. Ever wanted to create a cartoon character of your own, and write an action-packed adventure story? If yes, this workshop is for you!

Thursday 8 and Friday 9 Characterful Calligraphy: Create your own Alphabet
Learn the ancient art of calligraphy, and hand-lettering to create an expressive alphabet. See fonts as a form of communication, and design a poster.

Saturday 10 and Sunday 11: Style Trek Accessorize! Fashion your own Look and Model it on a Ramp
Be a showstopper! This unique workshop introduces elements of fashion, ending with an actual ramp walk.

Tuesday 13 and Wednesday 14 Feet of Clay: Create a Cast of Colourful Characters in Clay
Learn to create clay characters and explore storytelling through the eyes of your characters. You are only a step away from Claymation!
Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 Make Masks: Express yourself through Colourful Masks
Using photography as a basis to create masks, exploring emotions through colour, form, and collage.
Thursday 22 and Friday 23 Braids, Baubles and Beads: Create Your own Bracelet
Have fun with fibre and learn ‘Ply-Split Braiding’ and other techniques to create unique bracelets adding.
beads and decorative accents.



Walk at Sewree for kids – 12th April, 5 pm to appreciate nature

Fun learning walk in Sewree organized by Travel Logs. Starting with the flamingos (and many other birds) and understanding their migrations to the Sewree Fort and the Sufi Dargah, this walk is replete with interesting stories and trivia on the history of Mumbai and Sewree.

Contact:+91 8425830004/+91 8425830006

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Pricer =Rs. 500/person

Duration: 90 minutes.

Meeting Point – Sewree Station (East End)