Madhubani Painting 101 : Beginner Level

A complete beginner’s guide to Madhubani Painting

Welcome to Madhubani Painting 101

What you’ll learn

  • Madhubani Painting Basics.
  • History Of Madhubani Painting.
  • Elements , Borders and Motif of Madhubani Painting.
  • Types of Madhubani Painting.
  • Madhubani Painting Bookmarks.

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 1min.
  • History : Madhubani Painting –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • Material Required –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • Elements , Borders and Motifs –> 3 lectures • 12min.
  • Types –> 2 lectures • 13min.
  • Bookmark –> 1 lecture • 4min.

Madhubani Painting 101 : Beginner Level


Welcome to Madhubani Painting 101

Madhubani Painting also known as Mithila Painting is an Indian folk art originated from the Mithila region in Bihar.

Dated back to the time of Ramayana , this 2500 year old art form is an Indian heritage.

This course will deal with the basics of Madhubani Painting.

This is a beginner’s friendly class. The Medium of language is English and medium of color is Acrylics.

Overview of the course:

-Introduction :


-Material Required




-Katchni Madhubani Painting

-Bharni Madhubani Painting

Also includes an extra lesson on ‘How to make Madhubani Painting Bookmarks’.

This course will start from the very core of the art form. Students are expected to learn about the different kinds of elements used in madhubani painting, how the borders and painted and started on a paper. ‘Motif’ which means the main object of the painting is also dealt in detail.

Every video has a project/assignment assigned to it. It is important to diligently complete the project as all of these are interlinked to each other and will lead into a full Katchni style Madhubani Painting.

The final project of the course is to make a Bharni style Madhubani Painting.

This course is made with a lot of love and in a hope of making you fall in love this beautiful art form.

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