By Hema Mehta, Volunteer of Rajkot Chapter
The two days’ Art & Craft workshop was organized for the hosted students of Rajkot chapter. The 3 host students on year program named as Blanca Bondia Lopez from Spain; Cassandra Friehauf from USA and Svenja Nendza from Germany were part of these workshops.
Warli Painting Workshop was conducted where the students learned about Warli painting which is a style of tribal art mostly created by the tribal people from the North Sahyadri Range in India. The volunteers involved shared that it was their first experience of conducting art workshop and got very good response from the hosted students. They prepared one painting on the spot and the other was given to them as homework.
Quilling Workshop was also conducted where these students learned basic about quilling technique. The students had a great learning along with fun. They were asked to practice at home whenever they would get time and the volunteers were ready to guide them further whenever any help required. Special thanks to the facilitators of the workshops Ms. Hema Mehta, Ms. Urvi Vasavada and Ms. Heer Kalola.