ART & CRAFT WORKSHOP
In today’s world creative art has become an vital element in everyone’s lifestyle from clothing to home interior people started expecting a unique artistic touch in everything.In this concern, the department of Costume Design and Fashion of NIFT-TEA College of Knitwear Fashion, Tirupur has organized a two days workshop on “Art and Craft” on 9-9-19 & 10-9-19.The workshop was inaugurated by Dr.K.P.Balakrishnan, Principal of NIFT- TEA College of Knitwear Fashion on 9-9-19 by 8.40 am. In this workshop totally 91 students participated and exposed theirs skills. This workshop was mentored by Mrs. G. VASUMATHI, artist & asst professor of CDF dept, NIFT TEA college of Knitwear Fashion. Mrs. G. VASUMATHI who is a well-experienced facilitator gave training to students about the skill and techniques used in fabric painting and wall paintings. She effectively taught them different types of paintings like coffee painting, 3D mural & line drawing also she taught the Painting techniques in fabric painting and different methods of Tie and dye. Also she taught them the application of those painting and tie & dye on garments and trained students in developing home décor products in a professional manner through 3D Mural and Coffee painting, which students found very useful. The session also included learning of colour classification, mixing & shading. It helped students to explore with new ideas and different color combinations. It was very useful for students to develop professional & personal skills. The second day of workshop had a discussion session between students & the mentor in which the mentor cleared all their doubts and gave brief explanation about other type of art techniques and advised students to enhance their creative skills and work towards starting up a business for their own in future and become professional artists. As a token of appreciation for effective participation all students were rewarded with certificates.