In the realm of artistic expression, an intriguing synergy has emerged between hip-hop and sneakers, an interaction rooted in shared values of self-expression, individuality, and cultural significance.
Beyond their practical purpose, sneakers have turned into symbols of personal style, social status, and imaginative flair. Within the realm of hip-hop, where self-identity and originality are elevated, sneakers serve as tangible canvases, enabling creators to convey distinct narratives. Parallel to the way hip-hop artists channel their individual stories through lyrical verses, sneakers serve as a visual extension of this expression, enabling them to stand out and communicate their unique identities through footwear. This interplay has not only entrenched sneakers within the fabric of hip-hop culture but also elevated them to iconic emblems that mirror the essence and diversity of the genre.
Put on your favourite sneakers and hop on a workshop that delves into the craft of designing paper sneakers. This event offers you an opportunity to explore the realm of sneaker culture while channeling your inner creativity under the guidance of the accomplished graphic designer and illustrator, Saksham Verma.
You can tap into your inner creativity and craft your own paper sneakers that give way to your individuality. Learn fundamental paper construction and braiding techniques, utilising a spectrum of colourful paper, pens, and string to bring your masterpiece to fruition. Guided by a meticulously designed paper pattern, the workshop facilitates the art of sneaker crafting without the formidable expense associated with traditional shoemaking.
Through this hands-on engagement, participants will delve into the intricate anatomy of sneakers, unravelling the nuances that render them iconic. Saksham will expertly impart step-by-step techniques, enabling you to craft exquisite paper renditions of legendary sneaker models. Each participant will be able to breathe life into timeless sneaker designs through their own artistic endeavour.
As we celebrate the 50-year legacy of Hip-Hop, dip yourself in the very culture that has sculpted this legendary genre into what it is today.This exclusive chance to learn from one of the established minds in the field should not be overlooked. With limited spaces available, get the chance to secure your participation quickly.
Date: August 20 2023
Time: 12-10 PM
Location: Indiranagar Social