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Discover your inner artist: India Club hosts arts and crafts workshop
Release Date Friday, October 18, 2013

All Mines students are invited to participate in the India Club's annual arts and crafts workshop to learn about Indian style painting and other traditional artworks.

The workshop will span three sessions, each beginning at 5 p.m. The sessions will be:

  • Sunday, Oct. 27 - Room 252, Electrical Engineering and Physics Building, EEP
  • Monday, Oct. 28 - Rooms 328 and 327, Classroom Building
  • Tuesday, Oct. 29 - Rooms 328 and 327, Classroom Building

All art supplies are provided by the India Club. Among the styles of artwork and paintings to be covered are: Warli, Madhubani and Phad paintings, Indian-themed oil painting, hand painted bookmarks, greeting cards, mugs, T shirts, small mirrors, wooden boxes and pots.

Artwork created during the workshop will be will be available for silent auction on Diwali Night 5-8 p.m. Nov. 16. View student art from the 2012 Diwali Night:

The deadline to register for the free workshop is Thursday, Oct. 24. Students may register online.

For additional details, contact Vinod S. Amar, India Club president, at or 605-877-2245.