Pastel Art (Intermediate) Course by Ruyan - TP20230404PAIC

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Pastel Art (Intermediate) Course by Ruyan - TP20230404PAIC

Participant must complete a Pastel Art Course – Beginner or any Pastel Art Classes of at least 16 hours with a certified Pastel Art Trainer

By Brahm Centre 百仁中心

When and where

Date and time

Tue, 4 Apr 2023 10:00 - 12:00 +08


Brahm Centre @ Tampines 473 Tampines Street 43 #01-94 Singapore, 520473 Singapore

Refund Policy

No Refunds

About this event


Pastel is a unique art medium that combines drawing with painting, giving a rich velvety appearance.

In this course, Trainer Ruyan will teach you the various skills, techniques and concepts which will result in you creating beautiful designs with your own style. You will get to develop your artistic skills through the use of overlaying, finger blending, and erasing techniques, just to name a few.

Lesson Plan

Session 1: To understand lighting and shading effects and to achieve them through darkening and erasing.

Session 2: To achieve lighting and shading effects through a realistic design.

Session 3: To explore the concept of value through black and white or monochromatic art work.

Session 4: To create visual implied rough texture through blending and erasing techniques.

Session 5: To combine the concepts and techniques learnt in earlier sessions into a design.

Session 6: To explore the elements of form and space through rendering of value and tone.

Session 7: To create visual implied furry texture through blending and erasing techniques.

Session 8: To further explore a different design by combining the concepts and techniques learnt in earlier sessions.

Materials provided: 

Art Materials provided include Sakura Pastel - 24 colours and other items


1. Wet tissue

2. Dry tissue

3. Black pen x 1

4. A pair of scissors

5. A piece of A5 size recycled paper


Tuesday, 4 April - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 11 April - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 18 April - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 25 April - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 2 May - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 9 May - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 16 May - 10am-12noon

Tuesday, 23 May - 10am-12noon

No of Sessions: 8

**Minimum 10 participants to start class.


Brahm Centre @ Tampines

Course Fee: $320 |$64 for seniors eligible for National Silver Academy (NSA) subsidy*

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

In addition to NSA subsidy, course fee may be offset by SkillsFuture Credit (SFC).

Payment Procedure:

1) Upon registration, course participants are to make payment for the course through Brahm Centre’s Eventbrite page.

2) Participants have to claim with SFC before the course start date through the SkillsFuture portal,

3) Brahm Centre will reimburse the amount that is successfully claimed upon receipt of the funds from SFC. This procedure can take up to 8 weeks from the course start date.


· Please note that payments for courses are non-refundable.

· There are no make-up lessons if you miss any session.

· If you miss the first session, you are allowed to proceed with the course. However, the trainer is not obligated to do a recap during the second session.

Trainer Profile:

Ruyan discovered the calming effects of Pastel Nagomi Art in 2019. Since then, she has not stopped painting, and has taken a keen interest in capturing animal portraits with soft pastel. She hopes to inspire more people through art.

She is a certified advanced instructor in Pastel Nagomi Art, having obtained her diploma from the Japan Pastel Hope Art Association (JPHAA).

Furthermore, the skills and experience she acquired as an ex-MOE teacher for 10 years have allowed her to deliver her lessons clearly and effectively.

Samples of student's work:

About the organiser

Brahm Centre is a leading course provider of a wide range of science-based mindfulness programs to reduce stress and enhance well-being in today's fast paced world. We have worked with healthcare agencies, schools and corporations to equip employees, parents and students with mindfulness tools to help them stay physically and mentally well. 


Course graduates may enhance their practice by joining our weekly mindfulness clubs. Furthermore there are free regular health talks conducted by healthcare professionals and qualified speakers open to the public.


Launched in 2012 as a charity that aims to promote happier and healthier living, Brahm Centre is a full member of the National Council of Social Services and an Institution of Public Character.


Come begin your mindfulness journey with us. 


Please note that all course registrations are NON-refundable. Transfer of selected mindfulness courses is subject to a $30 transfer fee and a $10 admin fee for a mindfulness make-up class. There are NO transfers or make-up classes available for all other courses. 

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