Painting on sand can be quite messy and it’s a temporary art. The sand painting can be captured on video using speed motion, to understand how the artist works on them. It’s normally done with minimal light, but has a focus light under the table where the sand painting is being created. Sand painting is created using coloured sands, which is moved around on a fixed surface using hands. It is practised in many countries and is known by several names, in India it’s known as kolam or rangoli.