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Goa January 2018 Workshop Schedule

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 04 January 2018 No Commented
Date Day of week Time Workshop Name Age group
5 Jan Fri 10:30 am– 12:30 pm Ceramics:Make your own terracotta lampshade - Learn basic techniques of pottery and make your own lampshade Adults
7 Jan Sun 10:30 am– 12:30 pm Creative Writing –Be a Myth maker - Unravel the magic of fables and craft your own myth 9-14 yrs
10 Jan Wed 10:30 am– 12:30 pm Ceramics -Make your own handcrafted terracotta cups (kullads) with a twist -Learn basic techniques of pottery and make your own set of indigenous teacups(fire your artwork – optional) Adults
13 Jan Sat 10:00 am – 1pm

2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

SAS@248: Sankrant special

9 yrs + & adults: Create your very own Sankrant Greeting in stop motion animation- using a variety of colourful grain, spices and pulses!

4-8 yrs& Parents (optional): Author Visit and story reading by Sheela Jaywant – followed byrangoli art using different grains

9yrs + & adults

5-8 yrs and parents(optional)

17 Jan Wed 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Kaavi Art: traditional art form of Goa – Explore the traditional art of the Konkan region and its techniques and make your own mural board Adults
20 Jan Sat 11 am – 1pm Ceramics:Mythical masks – Explore mask making through basic techniques of pottery 5 – 8 yrs
21 Jan Sun 2:30 pm – 4:30pm Creative Writing: Fracture a fairy tale – Add your personal flavour, quirks and modern twists to classic fairy tales to rewrite and recreate their magic 9 -14 yrs
24 Jan Wed 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Exploring Cubism with a twist! - Explore this revolutionary European art style in a fun way and make your own artworks in a cubist way Adults


Sat 10:30 am – 1:30 pm SAS@248: Goa Carnival special–

Mask making for the carnival (open to all ages)

5 – 8, 9-14 yrs& adults
28 Jan Sun 10:30 – 12:30 The world of Cartoons – Explore the world of caricatures and cartooning and make your own artwork 9yrs + & Adults
31 Jan Wed 10:30 – 12:30 Explore the world of Pointillism – Explore Georges Seurat’s world of dots and colours in this Neo impressionist European art form Adults

Pomegranate Film wins International award!

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 06 April 2016 No Commented
A documentary film created at Pomegranate’s Youth – Impact program 2015 has won the Best Film in the Youth category at the International Childrens Film Festival of India! The Silenced Siren by 16 year old Siya Chandrie has also won a special jury mention at the Kala Ghoda Bombay Shots short film festival 2016. The film was screened at the prestigious IAWRT’s Asian Womens Cinema Festival New Delhi 2016 and has been selected in the International Competition category at the International Youth Film Festival Langesund, Noway, June 2016!

Cherie Blair meets the Pomegranate team

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 23 July 2014 No Commented

Cherie Blair, eminent lawyer and wife of former British Prime Minister, Tony Blair, met the Pomegranate team and cast and crew of Pomegranate’s Antigone 24×7. The cast wowed Mrs. Blair with an impromptu performance of their play.

Pomegranate’s Antigone 24×7 premiers at NCPA, Mumbai

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 23 July 2014 No Commented
The Pomegranate Workshop’s theatrical production, Antigone 24×7, premiered at NCPA Mumbai, to a full house, this July. The production was the result of Pomegranate’s 9 month theatre program – Experience Theatre.

Animation Workshop at ICFFI 2013

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 17 December 2013 No Commented

Pomegranate @ ICFFI 2013!

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 26 November 2013 No Commented

The International Children’s Film Festival of India (ICFFI) hosted its 18th edition at Hyderabad from 14th – 20th November 2013 – an extravaganza for the film-loving children of India. Child delegates from all over the country were treated to a mouth-watering feast of Film viewings, Director interactions and, of course, Workshops!

The Pomegranate Workshop conducted workshops in Film Making, Animation and Scriptwriting at the 18th ICFFI.

Here’s what the I&B Ministry put up on their youtube channel. Enjoy!

Pomegranate on BBC World Service!

Categorized Under: Latest News Dated: 28 November 2012 No Commented

To celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the publication Grimm’s fairy tales in 2012, the BBC World Service carried a series of programs on its arts show titled ‘Strand’. Priya Srinivasan, Director of The Pomegranate Workshop was interviewed by author and literary show host Harriet Gilbert on Indian Folk Tales for the BBC World Radio Service. Click here to take a listen…