Karo Man

A post after a very long time… These days have been trying my hand at making sculptures. This is the bust of a tribal leader of the Karo tribe in Africa. The bust is about 12cms tall 

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Globe clay cow

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If getting your hands dirty does not scare you one single bit, then try making this groovy little cow. This little thing is so groovy that you can jive with it later.

Just follow the instructions to make your own globe cow. I used red terracotta clay to make it, but you can use any clay to make the same. I have also given specific instructions if you are planing to use terracotta. Lets start!

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Thrift home shopping in Delhi

Delhi is a shoppers haven, there are enough choice here to suit everyones pocket. A walk along the streets and flea markets of Delhi can give you many home decor options even within a tight budget. From the streets of Old Delhi to refurbished vintage furniture in Amar Colony be ready to be blow away by the options Delhi can offer. Here is my list of places to visit in Delhi for home decor shopping

Vintage furniture shopping in Amar colony

Hidden away within the alleyways of Amar Colony this quaint market place is full of vendors selling refurbished, colonial vintage wooden furniture. This market is a visual treat and here you can find beautifully carved wooden trays, glass and tile inlayed dressers or polished/painted side racks. From bookshelves, cabinets, chairs, dining tables, lampshades, stools to rocking chairs they have everything to offer.

Pro tip: Do not forget your bargaining skills while here, as discounts are based on your haggling powers.

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Cement Vase

I feel extremely joyful when I create things on my own. This time I wanted to experiment with cement. I created a vase with it using an old plastic bottle. Though I did go wrong at places, the end result came out beautifully. Here is a DIY explaining my process, and the places where I went wrong.

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