Tanjore paintings,Tamilnadu

Tanjore Paintings – The Native Art Form Of Tamil Nadu

Tanjore Paintings is the popular form of classical South India art form, which was basically originated from Thanjavur city of Tami Nadu. Surface richness, dense composition with vibrant colors makes it different from other types of paintings. Some of the paintings have embellishment of semi-precious stones, pearls and glass pieces which give a magnificent appeal to the paintings.

This style of pairings was originated in the 16th century, during the ruling period of Cholas. Maratha princes. While Making, the first step involves is the sketching of the image on base. The base is made up of cloth which is stuck on the wooden base. After that chalk powder or zinc oxide with water-soluble adhesive are mixed and applied it on the base. And after that, the painting is embellished.

These paintings look immensely beautiful in the ambiance. There are many ways in which you can involve them, you can directly go for the paintings or can also buy home décor product having this art painted on the surface.

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