My first ever tried dotted kolam

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

this is trial dotted cikku kolam done on the basis of mahlaxmi's kolam(5x3) and subsini's (2x2)on simple paper .Request to comment for improving .Awaiting for your valuable suggestions .Ammu ur HW I will try after this

Rangoli: My first ever tried dotted kolam


Lata's picture

Looks great! Love the shading. I'm so glad you've started making and sharing your rangoli designs! Smile

brindhanagesh's picture

very neat and artistic attempt, Rekha:)

ammuchandhini's picture

Haha...rekha last u tried a sikku is so so beautifully and very carefully made kolam dear....congrats on ur first don't stop...keep on doing kolams whenever u get free time... ...i bet u will become well-versed ....

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

Lata ,Brinda and Ammu I know this scribling is very bad but thanks for encouraging me .Ammu as u said i will try now9x1 but real rangoli and upload it for ur valuable suggestions

jayamohan's picture

Rekha, try them on floor also simultaneously! You will master the art soon!

vasanthi's picture

wwwwwwwwoooowwww! Dr. Rekhaji, what a neat and decorative work in your first attempt. Is this one a ugly kolam u mentioned???? CONGRATSSSSS! for your first upload...yes mam, practice makes a man perfect, as rani mam said, keep trying keep on trying whenever you get a free time
While talking over phone, our fingers will scribble something in a paper, make a practice to scribble kolams....(okay okay...seems too much na), I am not joking mam, I practiced like this only.

nithyaashok's picture

Wow, beautiful start, very nice with zebra lines

umaraja's picture

wow, what a chweet cute 1st attempt, looks lovely rekhamam

P.Veni's picture

Wow!!!Well done rekha mam.So sweet..Congrats for your first attempt...

vijaysowmya's picture

Excellent first attempt. Lovely shading work. This one looks very pretty and I am unable to believe this as your first attempt. So well made. Looking forward to more amd more kolams from you.

Padma Prakash's picture

A very neat and a pretty kolam by you Dr.Rekha. Your first attempt if fabulous and you have an artistic touch. Keep uploading........

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

Thank u Jayamaam,vasanthi,veni,vijay and padma for your lovely encouraging words .As suggested by all of u i will try to make more and more kolams whenever i am free in the floor .

rajamma_2's picture

Naduvil sooriyan, suttrilum vilakku adhai suttri aaaaru 3-1 chikku kolams! ( with viboodhi pattai) wahre wah! first attempt pramaadam. Jisko ande ke ooper chithra banaanaa aasaan hai, ye tho 'jujubee hai naa?

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

Rajjamma aapke shukriya maei kis tharase karu samjme nahi aatha hai .Lekhin haath jodke namaskar kar ke aapka ashirvadh jaruuur lena chahathi hun.With ur encouragement definately i will try to improve and try to make little big dotted kolam .Once again thank u to all the members

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

Rajjamma aapne hamare egg shell quiz ke javab abi thak nahi diye.Hum intzar karenghe

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

vasanthi very nice guidance dear i will follow it i already started it .Keep on giving me some tips which will improve not only my kolam but alsom patience

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ammuchandhini's picture

Wareh waaah...rekha mam...who is ur tamil teacher at d cute....then vandu paayudu kaadinile...haha...ask ur teacher ...if u don't get d answer i shall translate it to u after sometime....

ammuchandhini's picture

Hope this link will help u to know about kuzhals....

julien's picture

Wow Reka Mam., Lovely creation., very nice to see your kolam., your shading. , using lovely colours....

sudhamani.ks's picture

Very very good.all the best for your upcoming kolams.

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

ANBULLA Ammu ,thank you for appreciating my beautiful teacher.This is just my learning stage u may help in correcting my tamil and kolam too .thsanks for the link too

Dr.Rekha Shetty's picture

Ammu chellam yennudaya ashiriyar oru then paihinda nadhi pondavar

smahalakshmi's picture

Wow, Dr Rekha, this is a very beautiful submission my dear. I missed it as I was on a short vacation. So cute