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Event

2019.04.01 - 30

Co-Learning at CHAT – April 2019

April 2019

 

CHAT Highlights Tour

01.04-30.06.2019
Close on Tuesdays

Weekday 1:30pm, 3:30pm*, 4:30pm
Weekend 1:30pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm*, 4:00pm, 4:30pm
*English Tour

This tour covers selected highlights of the current exhibitions – Welcome to the Spinning Factory! and Unfolding: Fabric of Our Life and other art installations at CHAT.

 

 

Special Exhibition Tour

01.04-30.06.2019
Close on Tuesdays

2:30pm

This tour offers information and insights specifically on the works on display at Unfolding: Fabric of Our Life.

 

Pangrok Sulap Woodblock Print Workshop – Colour Between Our Lands

07.04-02.06.2019
Sun
3:00-3:30pm, 3:45-4:15pm, 4:30-5:00pm

The Hall

 

Learn woodblock printing using the original woodblocks carved by artist collective Pangrok Sulap. Participants will take home a woodblock printed postcard.

 

Wavy Weaving Wall Workshop

07.04-02.06.2019
Sun
1:00-2:30pm

The Hall

 

Use a customised weaving tool to learn basic weaving techniques, your creation may even become a part of the public artwork.

Hand Spinning Workshop

03.04-29.06.2019
Wed – Sat

2:30-3:30pm

The D. H. Chen Foundation Gallery

$50

Relive the cotton-spinning processes of the past – learn to hand spin cotton

 

Design Your Yarn Label

03.04-29.06.2019
Wed – Sat

2:30-3:30pm

The D. H. Chen Foundation Gallery

$50

Relive the cotton-spinning processes of the past –design your very own yarn label.

 

CHAT Sewing Workshop – Beginners Level Shoulder Bag

03.04-24.04.2019
Wed

11:00am-1:00pm, 2:00-4:00pm, 4:00-6:00pm

CHAT Lab

$350

Learn to operate a sewing machine – create simple sewing patterns and make your very own shoulder bag.

 

Knitting Workshop by Movana Chen

06.04.2019, 27.04.2019 Sat
07.04.2019, 28.04.2019 Sun

CHAT Arcade

 

2:30-4:30pm

Artist Movana Chen invites you to knit with her in creating her new artwork Fabric of CHAT.

 

 

CHAT Lab x Fashion Clinic Workshop Series

Feather Brooch

06.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$390

11:00am-1:00pm

Learn the art of turning scrap fabrics into feather brooches without sewing.

 

Plant Embroidery

06.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$430

2:00-4:00pm

Learn the basics of stem stitch, closed Cretan stitch and chain stitch, and embroider the mimosa plant while listening to stories about nature.

 

Embroidery Jamming

13.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$390

11:00am-1:00pm, 2:00-4:00pm

Learn basic stitches and embellish your beloved garment in this jamming session while swaying to music and stories.

 

Visible Mending, Darning & Sashiko

20.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$390

11:00am-1:00pm

Repair your ripped or torn jeans through learning the traditional darning stitch and simple Sashiko stitching.

 

Sashiko Embroidery

20.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$430

2:00-4:00pm

Learn the ancient Japanese art of Sashiko, a textile mending and reinforcement technique using geometric pattern hand stitching.

 

Embroidery Repair

27.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$390

11:00am-12:30pm

Repair your ripped or torn jeans through learning the traditional darning stitch and simple Sashiko stitching.

 

Animal Embroidery

27.04.2019
Sat

CHAT Lab

$430

2:00pm-4:00pm

Master the skill of the split stitch, long stitch and short stitch to create a lifelike and realistic animal image.