About The Paper and Charcoal Project

The Paper and Charcoal Project’ is a 2-day art camp experience where you will be introduced to paper making and charcoal sketching in the midst of nature with a lot of informal breakaway sessions, great music and games.

Day 1

Pickup 01: 12:30 From Neral Station Bus Stop

Catch CSMT – Karjat Train (10:50 CSMT – 12:14 Neral) 


Pickup 02: 13:00 From Neral Station Bus Stop

Catch CSMT – Karjat Train (11:28 CSMT – 12:49 Neral) 


13:00 Check in and Welcome drink/tea.

Tent allotment.

14:00 Lunch.

14:30 Ice breaking session + Introduction to Papermaking.

15:00 Demonstration and assigning roles for assembly chain.

15:30 Tearing paper and soaking up + Blending.

17:00 Evening Snacks + Tea.

17:15 Setting up of tubs for pulling + Pulling of sheets + Couching.

19:00 Pressing paper + Drying of paper (leave to dry overnight).

21:00 Dinner.

After dinner surprise Activity.


Day 02

06:00 Wake Up and freshen up.

06:30 Interactive Session to start off the day on a great note.

07:00 Introduction to Sketching + Checking of dried paper.

09:00 Breakfast.

09:30 Movements and strokes.

10:00 Nature trail + Sketch Walk (On handmade paper).

13:00 Optional Lunch (at extra cost).

13:00 Checkout and transfer to Neral Station.


Drop 01: 13:30 from Souzagad

Catch Khopoli – CSMT Train (1413 Neral – CSMT 1552).


Drop 02: 13:45 from Souzagad

Catch Khopoli – CSMT Train (1430 Neral – CSMT 1610).

1 Night 2 Days Available on request
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Travel from Neral station and back to Neral station
  • Welcome drink, 1 veg lunch, 1 evening tea / snack, 1 veg dinner and 1 veg breakfast
  • Drinking water
  • Accommodation in tents on sharing basis
  • Artist and volunteer expertise fees
  • Material cost

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Travel till Neral Station and back from Neral Station.
  • Any kinds of extra meals and soft-drinks ordered.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the inclusions above.
  • All expenses incurred due to any unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances.
  • Any medical / emergency evacuations if required.
Things to Carry
Things to Carry
  • ID Proof
  • Torch
  • Change of clothes
  • Caps and rainwear
  • Personal medicine
  • Mosquito repellent
  • Shawl/ blanket