Friday, September 30th, 2016 at
5 Rangoli Designs for Competition
Rangoli is one of the most popular and traditional art forms of India. It becomes important part of Indian culture. Basically it is an art of decorating floor by creating beautiful designs and motifs with various colors. Here floor is your canvas to express your thoughts and feeling with colors. Hence it is also called floor painting. Traditionally rangoli is done by women’s and has religious, cultural values too as it has main purpose of welcoming god.
Designs usually has some geometric shapes round, square, spiritual symbols like ohm, swastika, kalas, zodiac signs, gods and human figure etc. most popular designs of rangoli have flower, petals and simple geometrical patterns. Now free hand designs and also popular.
Usually rangoli done by women’s with various materials traditionally by rice flour, flowers, petals turmeric powder, geru and some other materials are also used for alpana according to the design.
Because of its religious aspect and cultural believes it is not limited only for the festivals and special occasions now some competitions are also organized by the school colleges and other institutions at various levels. For the competition theme based designs are used to make rangoli. Free hand designs are also appreciated.
Here I present 5 beautiful patterns for competition.
Peacock is very popular for especially for the competition. Peacock itself a symbol of beauty and grace colors of peacock give freshness and royalty and its feather shows joy and peace.
this is a colorful design for rangoli purpose with peacock and lovely hearts
Flowers are very much used for decorative purpose. It is so easy to make and needs less effort to create on floor and looks beautiful.
this rangoli work is very easy and attractive design.
Friday, September 30th, 2016 at
Paper quilling design
Paper quilling is very popular for decoration. Its easy and less expensive,looks beautiful and less time taking craft work made from paper strips.You can make various types of art and craft from some paper strips and few other decorative materials.
Some basic things you need-paper strips,glue toothpick,scissor and craft paper.
By using various types of shape and sizes of paper quills you can make any beautiful design to create hand made cards,jewellery and ornaments and other things …….
Wednesday, November 25th, 2015 at
You can found tulsi in every indian home especially in hindu families usually women’s of these family start there day by worshiping tulsi ji .
This puja is also known as tulsi vivah which usually performed during the month of octuber-november at 11th or 12th lunar day.
It is very important ritual of hindus.tulsi puja is a marriage ceremony of goddess tulsi (vrinda) with lord Vishnu (saligram).
To perform puja first thing you should take bath and wear clean clothes and place the plant in the center of the courtyard and decorate the pot or place where it is grown and make mandap with sugarcane and mango leave and flowers then offer water to the holy plant and wrap the stem with red cloth or chunri apply kumkum and offer flowers ,fruit sweats and other things which you want and then light dia to perform aarti to complete the puja .
Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 at
Diwali the festival of light
Diwali is the biggest Indian festival celebrated with great joy and happiness.it is also known as deepawali which means row of diyas. Diyas have some spiritual and traditional values hence entire place is filled with the light of diyas at amavashya night but now candles and neon lights are used as substitute of diyas or with diyas.
Usually this festival falls in oct or nov every year at 15th day of kartik maas. This is a five days celebration. Before festival everyone clean their home and decorate by using various decorative materials and make rangoli and make sweats and many special dishes.
Day 1 dhanteras,13th day of lunar forth night on this day goddess Lakshmi is welcomed in to the home people purchase gold ,silver and utensils also.at this day we give honor to lord dhanvantri lord of health and healing at the evening Lakshmi puja is performed and each family decorate their home especially entrance.
Day 2 narakchaturdashi at this day lord Krishna destroyed demon narkasur.
Day 3diwali the main festival at this day people make rangoli at main entrance and worship goddess Lakshmi.it is believed that at this day lord ram returned to his home Ajodhya after 14 years vanvas .
Day 4 govardhan puja is celebrated beacause at this day lord Krishna defeated indra
Day 5 bhai duj it has similar value as raksha bandhan.it is celebrated to honor bond between brother and sister.
Wish you very happy Diwali ………………………………….
Monday, September 14th, 2015 at
Peacock Designs For Cloth Painting
peacock is very beautiful bird which always used for the decorative symbols.colors of this bird are so attractive, gives beauty to any designs and motifs inspired by peacock. it is a royal bird.lord Krishna loves peacock and has a peacock feather in his crown.which looks very beautiful.
peacock designs are very popular for various art and decorative works.it is used for cloth painting, mehndi designs,embroidery designs and rangoli etc.
Royal peacock design for cloth painting
this design is very attractive as i feel,it is one of mine best design so i want to share it again hope you also like this royal peacock.
peacock design for fabric painting
its design is suitable for painting.this design also has royal beauty.
beautiful peacock-bird design for cloth painting
peacock design for painting
this design looks beautiful because of its feathers.these feathers gives grace and beauty to it and colors gives life to the bird.peacock is one of the most beautiful creation of god and surely a symbol of beauty royalty and life.
Monday, August 17th, 2015 at
5 Beautiful Butterfly Designs
Butterfly designs are very popular in decorative art. This insect is really beautiful and true Representative of life.
Butterflies have colorful and attractive wings which make these insect beautiful.
From the period of time it has been used for the decorative purpose, butterfly image and designs used for wall,sealing and floor decoration of different palaces like home and temples,various types of butterfly designs also used for jewelery and embroidery designs.
Today butterfly designs are very popular for various decorative art works it is used for embroidery,tattoo,jewelry,painting and wallpapers etc.
I have some butterfly designs which you can use for various decorative works.
hope you like these designs…………….
Butterfly Tattoo Design
tattoo work is popular in these days,specially girls like butterfly designs for tattoo.
Simple Butterfly Design For Embroidery
This is suitable for embroidery work
Butterfly Image For Cloth Painting
Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at
Organdy Rose Making
Welcome back friends, Its been long time to share something with you. Today I am going to tell you how to make organdy flower rose which can be used to decorate rooms, houses, offices tables and walls. You know decorative things are too costly to buy in the market but don’t worry You can still decorate your rooms or workstation by hand made crafts.
How to Make Organdy Flower in Easy Steps
Material – Things you need for making these flowers are-
- Organdy cloth
- Flower tape
- Artificial leaves
- Toothpick /pen refill
There are few steps of making flower, let’s begin with rose petals.
* Take a piece of organdy clothes, I choose pink color for rose need to cut in rectangular pieces.
* Fold the square piece to make a triangle then open and bend both corners to the center fold it again to make this type of shape.
* To give a petal shape use toothpick or pen refill to curve the edges of the petal.
* Similarly make some other petals.
* Take a petal and wrap it around the wire and the it with thread and gather more petals around it, put a bind after placing each petal once all petals are arrange, tie these petals with thread now we have done with the rose part.
* Now cover the thread and wire with the green tape. This will become your stem part.
* The organdy rose flower is ready.