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08-17-2005, 08:12 AM
i would like to know where i can get the materails and wht sort of stones to buy for tanjore paintings. mak preparation, full details from the beginning i want to know.
Assitance is required.

08-17-2005, 02:06 PM
me too, but i have a question.. this painting.. will there be outline or we need to draw that too..


08-17-2005, 04:33 PM
Shy.. I think (I am not sure) we have the picture ready.. say a poster and then stick the stones accordingly.


08-17-2005, 05:56 PM
what just stick stones on the picture ? ? ? :Ksp: :Ksp: :Ksp:

its not a salad making...... :?

my mom does tanjore paintings...its very slow and clean process..offcourse divine too....

here is a sample of my mom's painting.......


08-17-2005, 06:14 PM
hey ashok thats cool,,,,,its really nice,,,,i was searching for such paintings,,,,,is your mom planning to sell any of her paintings,,,,if so let me know please

08-17-2005, 06:34 PM
well my mom is in india..she paints and sends me a digital photo of what she does....right now she doesnt seel any off 'em..just gifting it to all our family members in some special occasions.....anyway i shall try to post info on the way these paintings are done ! :)

08-17-2005, 06:43 PM
u can also check this post ... for more details


08-17-2005, 08:28 PM
thx so much for the response i want step by step process BTW vedha is ur mom or wht
i have Pmed to one in this name but no response. We have to draw the outline fill up with chalk and gum powder on top of that we have t stick the stones clean it very laborious. Please would like to have the methos properly. thx very much.

08-17-2005, 08:31 PM
i have seen the link before in yr 2004 no responce till now.

09-09-2009, 04:13 PM
go to indusladies forum, you can learn tanjore and all paintings, crafts, embroidery and all hand work