Did you know, participating in art workshops or classes is an effective way to instil a focused mindset in an individual? Such participation is able to sharpen one’s mind to become more creative, regardless of age. In addition, it is essential to hone children’s creativity for optimal brain development. Therefore, in this article, Tourism Selangor will share these 5 Art Centres in Selangor, perfect for you to express your creativity!
1) Clay Expression, USJ 1
Clay Expression has a line-up of instructors who are experienced in the world of clay art. Students will get to learn on clay art to explore art’s subjective value and later materialize it to an object. Don’t worry, students will also be taught with proper techniques allowing them to easily shape an object they want to produce. Classes are offered starting from RM 250 per person for a duration of 2 and a half hours, that is both entertaining and rewarding. What’s best; you can take home your handmade pottery!
2) Sewing World Gallery, Subang Jaya
Who doesn’t know about Sewing World Gallery? Founded in 1989, the organization has conducted hundreds of sewing workshops and classes with the aim of preserving and inheriting the art of sewing in today’s fashion trend. Various classes are offered here such as Colourful Patchwork Blanket Online Workshop, Boxy Pouch Online Workshop, and many more! Individuals who want to learn to sew can participate in any of these workshops with a starting price of RM 175!
3) The Artsy Craftsy, Shah Alam
Of course, exposure to the world of arts as well as enrolment in creative art schools and workshops can help to sharpen one’s creativity.
For only RM 100, you can join the classes offered at The Artsy Craftsy. You may also hone your creativity in painting art by creating ones with a greater depth, as well as be able to improve your understanding of your art creation.
4) Craft No 7, Petaling Jaya
Craft No 7 in Petaling Jaya offers a variety of programmes suitable for all levels, with skilled instructors in the field of art. So, don’t worry if you are a beginner, because here is the right place for you to hone your artistic skills! Starting from RM 180, many workshops are offered here including wax and candle making workshops, body scrub production, flower patterns on clay, and many more!
5) A Space to _____, Damansara
A Space To is among the organizations which offer a variety of workshops and art classes, ranging from painting art to modern Japanese book-binding techniques, kombucha brewing workshops, Amigurumi crochet, and many more! To discover more about the available workshops, you may log on to their website. The cost of the workshop is also very affordable starting from RM 130; so, what are you waiting for?
Are you looking forward to participating in art classes and workshops described above? Art-driven or not, the Art Centres will help you to fill your free time by improving the artistic abilities you have already possessed. In addition to being able to learn creative arts, you will also have the opportunity to mingle with friends from various races and ages!
Nevertheless, students are reminded to kindly adhere to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) set by the National Security Council in accordance to Phase 4 of the National Recovery Plan, such as ensuring social distancing, wearing face mask at all times in public, and applying hand sanitizer regularly, for the well-being of many.