MICRO AREA

For the next part of the project we had to select a micro area for our design intervention. i decided to install a rain water harvesting system in the mall. \ Harvesting. The harvesting of rainwater simply involves the collection of water from surfaces on which rain falls, and subsequently storing this water for later…

FIRST VISIT (PACIFIC MALL)

On our first visit to the pacific mall we were asked to observe and sketch the VISUAL, SOCIAL and PRODUCT CULTURE of the mall (macro area) VISUAL CULTURE- visual culture is ambiance and environment of the area. Mall is located in Subhash Nagar near the metro station in New Delhi. there were also a lot…

MODULE BRIEF ( DESIGN PROCESS )

This module’s aim is for us to create and develop sensitivity as a designer. It encourages us to take the responsibility in identifying issues faced by society and culture in Macro/Micro environment For us our MACRO ENVIRONMENT is PACIFIC MALL, SUBHASH NAGAR NEW DELHI. we had to visit the mall and see everything and then find some…

The Pursuit Of Perfection

Watching television shows and reading magazines starring beautiful people we hold ourselves to an impossible standard: PERFECTION It’s easy to compare ourselves with the people we look at in television and magazines and to think that we are not enough and wanting to be like them but what we don’t understand is that we are enough…

Material Exploration

These are some material explorations that I derived from my topic, block printing ]

Visual Exlploration

These are some motifs that I derived from simplifying some of the block printing designs.

Inspiration Board

Inspiration board is a collage of images that inspire you or kick-start your imagination For my topic, Block printing of Rajasthan: Sanganer and Bagru the inspiration comes from various flowers and animals like camel, elephants, peacock, etc. so I created an inspiration board with some pictures that inspired me and made me think of block…

Difference between Bagru and Sanganer Prints

In this post I wanted to point out the differences between the bagru and sanganer prints In the medieval age the use of wooden blocks for printing  spread from Gujarat to Rajasthan. (1)   important centres for block printing are:- Jaipur, Bagru, Sanganer, Pali and Barmer Sanganer is really famous for its calico printed bed…

Block Printing of Rajasthan: Bagru and sanganer

Recently I am hooked on to  block printing and as I discover more and more data about it, I am tempted to share it with all of you Did you know that Block printing is considered as the most  popular method of printing in East Asia. Until 19th century, it was used to print texts,…

Module Brief

The aim of this module is to encourage us to think creatively and help us understand the process of establishing designs through various ways we were given 5 topics namely- Craft/ Folk/ Tribal art/ Design Movements /Bio mimicry initially we had to narrow down 3 subjects from 5 topics topics that I chose were :- PATTACHITRA…

Art, Craft and Design

In my opinion:- Craft  is something that is  3 dimensional ,requires skills and is handmade Art requires a lot of imagination and visual skills. it produces work to be appreciated for their beauty Design is a work process. it links creativity and innovation mostly made for commercial use