A no mess art activity session where participants get to know about batik making processes, connect with local clothing culture and complete their very own batik piece in just two hours. This￼ was for an education institution celebrating National Day.
Presentation in Malay language for cultural engagement. Batik is a cultural element of the Javanese embodied in the Malay community of Singapore. It is widely adapted by various ethnic groups in Singapore. The batik painting experience is a good opportunity to introduce children to the art and craft and batik from a cultural stand point.... Continue Reading →
We will be conducting a batik painting workshop at National Museum of Singapore in conjuction with the Hari Raya celebration this year. Booking here: https://nmshrlsoh.peatix.com/ I will be doing a talk/ presentation on batik together with Yeo Mama Batik the date is 7th May, Saturday. See you there.
We are honoured to be a part of the annual Pesta Raya at Esplanade this year. To register: https://www.esplanade.com/festivals-and-series/pesta-raya-malay-festival-of-arts/2022/batik-painting-workshop?utm_source=Esplanade+Mailing+List&utm_campaign=c3c92d5d56-festival_pesta-raya_ticket-launch_042022&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_abb3f82f99-c3c92d5d56-52828567
Students from Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s School of Film & Media Studies requested and interview for their school project and they shot videos during the process. This was in mid 2020, and I was pleasantly surprised when the team comprising of Danial Izwan B Mohd Shahri, Muhd Idris Bin Mohd Asrin, Liu Jia and Saleema Noor... Continue Reading →
Sharing a recently completed batik painting on silk measuring 34 x 32” by Kamal Dollah We do painting for ourselves and commissions besides teaching and hosting art exhibitions and events. Keeping our ourself busy gets easier now that a lot of restrictions are lifted as we enter the endemic age of Covid-19. It starts out... Continue Reading →
The Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (MUIS) held a corporate seminar at a venue in Wisma Geylang Serai and quite a few participants opted to come over to our studio for their fringe activity. The ladies knew of batik painting and has always wanted to try their hands on using the traditional tool called the... Continue Reading →
The festive Eid Fitri this year that starts with the fasting month for Muslims in April would be something to look forward to. The Ramadan bazaars at Geylang Serai and Bussorah Street will be back after two years hiatus. Being located at the rooftops of Wisma Geylang Serai, we are delighted with easing of restrictions,... Continue Reading →
Thank you for the opportunity to share the art and skill in batik painting by a local practicing artist. This particular session was conducted in Malay language slanted towards cultural exposure and Malay language proficiency as part of mother tongue forthnight activity. Held over Zoom catering to multiple classrooms engagement, materials are packed and delivered... Continue Reading →