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Transform your umbrella in an art piece at this workshop


The monsoon season is here. It is the time of the year again when the weather god makes everything around you bright and beautiful. The colours are alive. But are you monsoon ready? And the most important did you get that essential accessory, the umbrella? Get rid of the usual mundane umbrella and transform it into a piece of art. For this head to the umbrella painting workshop by master calligrapher Achyut Palav, happening this weekend. Talking about the workshop, the celebrated calligrapher says, “You don’t need to be an artist for enroling yourself in the workshop. The workshop will help you to build confidence. While the extravagant colours helps to express true emotions on the umbrella.”

Calligrapher Achyut Palav guiding participants

The ‘Achyut Palav School of Calligraphy’ is celebrating 11th anniversary of the umbrella painting workshop with some exciting prizes. 11 best creations will be felicitated with special prizes and the best entry will win an hand-printed umbrella by Achyut Palav.

In a nutshell

Entry fee: Rs 2,000 (includes umbrella, colour, palate, refreshment)
For registration, call on: 022 4970 3552 / 2789 1517
When: June 11, 2017
Where: G 203, Belapur Railway Station Complex, Tower 2, CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai

Here are few pictures from the past event: