(Virtual) Kalighat Painting & Dyes: A Virtual Demonstration by Tagar Chitrakar with Swati Biswas


Join Watertown resident Swati Biswas for a facilitated conversation with Indian artist Tagar Chitrakar in this virtual demonstration of Kalighat Patachitra: Babu Returns from the Fish Market. The artist will show how to paint a Babu or gentleman in this unique style of art. She will also show basics of making vegetable dye that they use for their paintings. What to expect: 1. Instruction of creating a painting in Kalighat style 2. Meet the artists' families 3. Q&A session with the artists 4. Access to the workshop video for 2-weeks 5. An opportunity to share your artwork with fellow participants!

Registration is required for this event.
Saturday, July 22, 2023 - 11:00am to 12:30pm