Cultural Co:nfluences

Our heritage and culture are the threads that make up the rich tapestry of our lives. Explore our heritage through art-making and embark on an exciting journey of self-discovery and cultural immersion. Gain a deeper understanding of the stories that have shaped us, and use this knowledge to better understand ourselves and our place in the world. With each stroke of the brush or weave of the loom, we can come one step closer to understanding the rich diversity of a collective human experience.

Peranakan Culture-inspired Latch Hooking

With a friendly new approach to latch hook, this workshop offers all the essentials for participants to create their very own latch hook badge inspired by the Peranakan culture! The workshop will begin with a tour of Peranakan shophouses,followed by a discussion of the design elements of these heritage buildings to create their own tile-inspired badges.

A Sort of Painting: Assemblage of Household Items

Experience how to incorporate everyday objects in your artworks, using household objects as “paints”. Learn about the art of assemblage inspired by local artist Leow Wei Li, and how it can be adopted as an approach to painting. We will be activating our awareness towards the visual elements of things around us and consider their potential as art materials.