Picture by Emily, age 9

 

“Art In A Bowl” Holiday Workshop - Abstract Photography for Kids

(ages 6 - 12)

In this hands-on workshop experience, children will be experimenting abstract photography with everyday materials such as oils & water, tinkering possibilities with the goal of creating art through photography.

”Art in a bowl” will allow children to discover and develop their own special eye towards details. Children will learn that photography is more than just techniques. It is an art form, a way to facilitate an idea or concept. We will engage them in activities that allow them to create art through photos, building a fusion of photography and art.

*Prior knowledge of cameras is not required. Children will be taught basic photography skills.

Date: 20 March 2019 (Wednesday)

Time: 10am - 12pm (2hrs)

Fee: $45 (*All materials included)

Venue: 1 Mactaggart Rd, Singapore 368089 (nearest mrt station, Tai Seng)

Workshop Schedule:

10am: Welcome & introduction

  • Learning about different types of photography & how to use the camera

10:15am: Tinker, play and take pictures

  • Kids will explore, tinker with the materials provided and create their own version of abstract art, and take pictures of it

11am: Get Crafty!

  • Kids will pick a picture from the series they took and have them printed

  • Kids will decorate their frames and get their masterpiece ready to be hanged up on their home walls

11:45am: Review, Show & Tell

  • Kids will take turns to share their work with everyone!

12pm: End

Things to Note:

  • This workshop is for children aged 6 yrs to 12 yrs

  • All materials for the workshop will be provided e.g. Compact Digital Cameras with memory card, materials for crafts

  • Duration of this workshop will be 2hrs

Participants will bring home:

  • A printed photograph of participants’ choice

  • A photo frame decorated by participant

  • Softcopy of participants’ photos