Tanjore doll making

Every now and then life throws a few curve balls at us! For me this was trying to make a tanjore doll that would sway and eventually find its balance. The customer approached me to make a wedding anniversary gift that would convey a message. The idea was to make a tanjore swaying doll! The client had seen this in a kannada movie earlier and thought that it would be a good idea as a gift with a message. The idea is that life would push us and maybe make us unstable. The idea was that we could always bounce back, or in this caseRead More →

Barney Joseph - Sculpting

Have you ever felt that life is extremely hard and that there is no hope for you? Hi, my name is Barney and I am part of a large crowd of misplaced engineers, a growing trend in India. I started sculpting entirely by chance. Way back in 2009, I had been taking treatment for RSI related issues for both of my arms which had been troubling me since 2006. With various treatments showing no progress I was forced to find a new career without computers! Even physiotherapy hurt my hands! During a physiotherapy session, a suggestion was offered that I keep squeezing putty as aRead More →