16 Stoddart Street

Newcastle upon Tyne


Daily 10am - 5pm

Gond Painting | Sofia Barton

Gond Painting | Sofia Barton


Sunday 3 December 2023 | 11am-3.00pm 

Introduction to the famous folk art of the Gond tribal community of central India.
During the workshop explore the local flora and fauna, connecting with nature in the North East.

Learn about Digna - a traditional geometric pattern and Bhittichitra which are paintings of animals, plants and trees. Learn about the use of patterns and vivid colours, white, red, blue, yellow to portray horses, elephants, tigers, birds, gods, people, as well as everyday objects.

Suitable for ages 12+

Find out more about the workshop and Sofia here

Further information

All participants will receive an emailed booking confirmation and a reminder email close to the event - please check junk folders.

Payment is required upon booking. Cancellations made up to 2 weeks prior to the workshop date are eligible for a full refund.  Refunds and transfers are not possible within two weeks of the workshop date

Within two weeks of the workshop date places can be transferred into another name nominated by the attendee, or transferred to a future date. 

Participants are encouraged to arrive around 10-15 minutes ahead of their workshop.

There is parking on site and we have 2 free overflow car parks on Bermondsey Street and opposite at The Holy Biscuit.