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About Dr. Vyas

Parag K. Vyas is a renowned name, a master sculptor, an authority in the domain of Product design, Process Design, Jewellery Design & Technology. The multifaceted personality is also a Master Woodworker, having one of the best woodworking studios in India. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy from IIT-B. 

Founder and owner of reputed Design firm Grau Bär Design with specialized sub-brands (viz. DivyastraToolz: a specialized tools and Ganajewelz: a Luxurious Jewellery brand) which together have been working with notable organizations like Titan, Hindustan Unilever, GJEPC, CIIE IIM and many more for over 30+ years.
He's a Doctor of Philosophy: Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Powai- 2012
Master of Design (ID) from IDC, IIT Bombay, Powai - 1992
Bachelor of Engineering (Honors), Mechanical Engineering, Dr. H.S. Gaur University, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh - 1988

About the workshops

10+ Years of successful consecutive Design workshops about Form exploration, Creative manifestation/Prototyping using a material of choice, Superfinishing, Woodworking, Ergonomics, Jewelry Design and more organized at notable names like NID, IIT, Titan and many more. Now it's time to make the Knowledge available to more people across the globe that are hungry for knowledge and keen for hands-on learning.

What You'll Learn...

The course will cover necessary details on manifesting the form in material. Which is a necessary element for any designer. Exactness of form is lost when the idea is translated from mind to a paper. This course prepares one for achieving exactness from idea to prototype. 

Understand how the mind visualizes , and how we can use the power to gain mastery over form.

Lesson one: Idea to creation (The planning phase)

  • Woodworking and workshop overview

  • Types of wood and best one for a particular purpose

  • Tips and tricks for working on each wood grain 

  • Tips and tricks of visualizing the form in material without using CAD.

Lesson Two: About creation and manipulation of forms in wood (Tools and processes)

  • Different forms require different types of tools and process

  • ex. Scooping, cutting, chiseled, Radius manipulation and so on
     

Lesson Three: Subtractive forming to achieve the form

  • About the tools used and cut with finish

  • Rasping, filing, removing material with Finis


Lesson Five: Achieving smooth form, detailed sanding basics.

Lesson six : Wrapping up​

  • Final thoughts

  • before and after (Comparison)

Lesson Six: Detailed Sanding and Superfinishing Advanced (Separate one week Workshop)

Upcoming Exclusive Workshops

  • Mastering form in wood (From Idea to Reality) (Online)
    Mastering form in wood (From Idea to Reality) (Online)
    Mon, 12 Sept
    Online Interactive Workshop
    12 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm – 17 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm
    Online Interactive Workshop
    12 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm – 17 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm
    Online Interactive Workshop
    One week Power Packed Crash course on Form Design and 3d form Visualization in wood (From sketch to Model). Learn Directly from the Industry Expert cum Trainer. Gain Relevant hands on experience and Certificate.
  • Mastering form in wood (From Idea to Reality) (On-site)
    Mastering form in wood (From Idea to Reality) (On-site)
    Mon, 12 Sept
    Indore
    12 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm IST – 17 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm IST
    Indore, 22, 23, Street 2, Near Shiv Temple, Sajan Nagar, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452001, India
    12 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm IST – 17 Sept 2022, 4:00 pm IST
    Indore, 22, 23, Street 2, Near Shiv Temple, Sajan Nagar, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452001, India
    One week Power Packed Crash course on Form Design and 3d form Visualization in wood (From sketch to Model). Learn Directly from the Industry Expert cum Trainer. Gain Relevant hands on experience and Certificate. *Necessary Tools and Material to be provided by the studio

Since it is an exclusive workshop with one-on-one discussion and interaction, Limited seats only.

Offline Workshops - 4-6 entries

Online Workshops - 30 entries

Contact

Get in touch for more information!

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