Heritage Art Program
"The engagement of mind and body into our Heritage is a profound way to appreciate, experience and preserve our culture."
To provide an intensive art course to learn the techniques of various art of heritage and culture. To appreciate and hands on art and craft. To relax and rejuvinate through the learning, interactive and art making approach. To engage mind and body through mindfulness process.
This program is for adult with or without any background in art.
The program is to take a progressive and flexible approach to explore and learn the art of heritage. Below is the general outline:
1) Learn and explore the Peranakan colourful culture. Fun with fill-in-the colour for Peranakan shop houses. Learn the use of Express Water Colour technique
2) Learn how to fold this the amazing Iconic Malay weaving craft - Ketupat casing. ketupat folded with coconut leaves is traditional Malay rice dumplings.
3) Explore and experience the natural herbal therapy of Henna plant on your hand. Henna art is a traditional Indian form of therapy and beauty.
4) Learn how to make your own Chinese ink and have fun painting with Chinese brushes and rice paper.
Language medium: English or Mandarin
By Professional Artist Art TeacherThis program is by experienced and trained artist Paul Lee. Mr. Lee was born in Singapore, who is now live and work at Joo Chiat Katong Area. Mr. Lee is an artist with versatile portfolio, he is art therapist, artist and educator. Read more about the artist art teacher Mr. Paul Lee.
Teaching MethodologyOur teaching approach is to focus on the learning journey through teacher's demonstration with explanation for any specific concept, theory or techniques. The learners will observe and try the technique by themselves.
This class covers training about creative thinking, creative problem solving and ideas development through our comprehensive Creativity-Juice program. This program helps to engage the right side of the brain actively and balance with left side of the brain as well.
Creative Art Therapy:
During the art class, therapeutic process is incorporated through our Creative Art Therapy program. Children will be able to express themselves fully and therapeutically. We use Art as therapy and as a safe form of self expression.
We will be doing this Heritage Art Program at Singapore first Heritage town (2011) - Joo Chiat Katong. It is also a place for many Singapore artists during their incubation and creative productions. You will experience rich cultures of Chinese, Malay, Indian, Eurisan and also Peranakan culture. The Peranakan shop houses and residence area is unique to Singapore and wonderful themes for art.
Singapore Heritage Town
We can bring this program to your preferred location as well.
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