Batik Painting Course starts April 24 (8 sessions)

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Brahm Centre@Tampines

473 Tampines Street 43

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Immerse yourself in the art of Batik Painting with Merit Award Artist Lau Sheow Tong

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Batik is an ancient painting style where designs on fabric are created using wax.

An introduction to batik painting and some local artists specializing in batik painting. (i.e. Sarkasi said) allows us to better appreciate this traditional art.

Participants will be introduced to Batik as a fine art painting in this course. They will learn Batik techniques of using dyes and resist in forming works of art with application of colour schemes and composition techniques.

They will complete 2 final works during this course.

Join this Batik Painting course to better appreciate this traditional art in a new creative way.

Schedule:

Dates : April 24, May 8, 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12 ,19 2021 | Saturdays

(No Class on 1 May 2021)

Time: 2pm - 4pm

Venue: Brahm Centre @Tampines

No of Sessions : 8

Course fee:

$280 | $56 for seniors eligible for National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy*

*NSA subsidy is for Singaporeans and Permanent Residents aged 50 and above.

**Minimum 10 students to start class

Course fee may be offset by ^SkillsFuture Credit (SFC). First, course participants are to make payment for the course through Brahm Centre Eventbrite page, followed by claim with SFC. Brahm Centre will reimburse the amount that is successfully claim upon receipt of the funds from SFC. More details on SFC will be provided upon registration.

**All Art materials will be provided during the class

* Participants are encouraged to bring their own newspaper and cloth for their own usage.

Notes:

  • Please note that payments for courses are non-refundable.
  • Do ensure that you are able to attend the first session of the course before registering for the course as you will not be allowed to continue with the course should you miss the first session.
  • Request for transfers or make up-classes for selected mindfulness courses are subjected to availability and fees of $30 for transfers and $10 for make-up are applicable.

Trainer Profile:

Lau Sheow Tong is the founder of Composite Art & Design, a company that runs art education programmes for children, adults and seniors. He has an extensive track record in Art education spanning from primary to tertiary levels. As an Art teacher with Ministry of Education from 2000 to 2006 (April), he was teaching at both primary and secondary levels. While managing his company from 2006 (May) to 2015, he was also lecturing at Temasek Polytechnic (Design Integrated Studies), LaSalle College of the Arts (Fine Arts/Arts Management) and First Media Design School on part-time and consultation bases. As a teachers’ trainer with World Prime Arts Education (2007), he has conducted various Art workshops specially tailored for teachers from MOE such as Art Interpretation for Study of Visual Arts, Fashion Illustration, Mixed Media Painting etc.

He holds a Master in Fine Arts (2007) from LaSalle College of the Arts (validated by Open University, UK), a Post-graduate Diploma in Education (2000) from National Institute of Education and a Bachelor in Arts from National University of Singapore (1996). He has also acquired certifications in Nature Matters in Conversation; Neighbourhood Nature; Introducing the Environment: Ecology and Ecosystems from Open University (OU) due to his interest in Nature, Horticulture and Landscape Design.

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