Art: Made to order

My sister asked me to do these Phad paintings for her new home and gave me the opportunity to try something new. This is my first attempt at painting the images of the Hindu Gods. Phad art is an indigenous painting style unique to the state of Rajasthan. The paintings were done on a long…

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Art : Lilac Blooms

My latest artwork is a painting of hydrangeas and lilacs on a wooden bench in the countryside. The painting is done on a 18″ x18″ canvas using acrylic paints. It is inspired by an artwork by a Russian artist. Below is an image of the painting- With this painting, I’m going back to watercolors. I…

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ART : The Bridge

I had this round canvas that I bought six months ago, sitting idle below my desk. Last week, I decided to paint it but had no idea what to paint on it. So, I typed ‘paintings on round canvas’, ‘circle paintings’ on google and Pinterest and finally came across a painting on eBay that had…

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ART : On my ledge

I did this painting based on a painting I saw on Instagram posted by a gallery. I had no idea them that the painting was done by a very famous Russian artist, Yuri Kugach in 1971, or that it was an oil painting. It was only later when I decided to tag the artist that…

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ART : Stardust

If you want to draw something, understand it. I’m not sure if these words have been said before but I learnt this, from the painting I did below, of a horse. Someone who studied in the same university as me saw my paintings on Instagram and asked me if I could paint a horse for…

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