Acid attack survivors find career hope in ink art; Body Canvas Tattoo workshop at Sheroes Hangout

Opening career opportunities for Acid attack survivors is like a new ray of hope for the victims. In one such great move, Body Canvas Tattoo Studio is organising a workshop for acid attack survivors. 

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Aug 26, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Acid attack survivors find career hope in ink art; Body Canvas Tattoo workshop at Sheroes Hangout

New Delhi: Opening career opportunities for Acid attack survivors is like a new ray of hope for the victims. In one such great move, Body Canvas Tattoo Studio is organising a workshop for acid attack survivors. 

This will be the third career workshop hosted by Tattoo artist, Vikas Malani from Body Canvas Tattoo Studio for acid attack survivors. The workshop is an initiative for acid attack survivors to find a career in tattoo making, and the training/course provided by the tattoo artist would be free of cost to those who would be interested to pursue it further.

Body Canvas Tattoos in association with the NGO, Chhanv Foundation is inviting for participation in an exclusive workshop for acid attack women survivors.

Talking about the workshop and the association, Vikas Malani, the most sought after tattoo artist in India said: "With this association, we aim to empower the women survivors of acid attacks by giving them free training to become professional tattoo artists. We would like to boost their confidence and welcome them to Body Canvas’s positive environment and energetic workforce."

Director of Chhanv Foundation, an acid attack survivor and an inspiration to many, Laxmi who will be present at the event, said: “At Chhanv - an abode in Delhi for such girls, we believe in creating an atmosphere where the survivors can relax and rebuild their confidence without revisiting their pain and suffering. We regularly organize training, workshops, counselling sessions and many other programs to support and facilitate the survivors. This workshop is in line with what we strive for, and therefore we are happy to collaborate.”

Details:

Date: Tuesday, 29th August 2017
Time: 12 PM onwards
Venue: SHEROES HANGOUT 
Near Ambedkar Circle, Beside Lucknow Metro Head Office, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow