Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Cooking Kanji.

Cooking the evening gruel on wood fire by the tiny,smoky kerosine lamp.Something not seen that often now,not even in Kerala villages.One would not see the boy sitting by his mother while his dinner is being prepared too....he would rather be in front of the TV. Done with Conte' on paper.
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Thursday, October 08, 2009

Friday, September 18, 2009

Fiverish days.

and the doctors are on strike...... Done on acid-free paper with charcoal.
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The case of 'curious umma'.

From a photo taken by Thulasi Kakkad again....Done on acid-free paper with charcoal.
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Friday, July 17, 2009

"Karkidakam"the month of dark skies and rains .

Monsoons are here again. Caught in rain.Acrylic on paper.
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Landscape in red and Koodiyattam

Done in mixed media on paper.
Acrylic on paper.
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Sri V Satheesan.

Sri  V Satheesan my teacher in sculpture,with Sri Ayyapan who makes metal casts.A few steps in the making of a sculpture using 'lost wax' process.
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Bronze casting the sculpture.

Applying oil on the mouth of the openings of the casts which are buried in mud just before pouring the metal.
Ready to pour
Pouring the melted bronze into the mould.
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Work in wax

Wax model for next work to be cast.
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Sunday, June 21, 2009

Frozen tears

Fibre glass.
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crossover

Acrylic on paper. Felt like painting thus when a friend said"zhangal illathakukayalle,so want to enjoy as much as we can...referring to her husband's immenent retirement from heigh office.
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