Singapore Sketchers Convention 2023 (AM Session) | LEARN X COMMUNITIES

Sun Oct 01 2023 at 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

National Library - Pod | Singapore

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Singapore Sketchers Convention 2023 (AM Session) | LEARN X COMMUNITIES
Join us for the Singapore Sketchers Conference 2023!
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Important Notice

This programme/event is open to members of the National Library Board, Singapore. Please ensure you have your myLibrary username on hand before proceeding with the registration. If you do not have a myLibrary username, you can create one here:

NOTE: This listing is for the AM session only

The Singapore Sketchers Conference 2023 hopes to bring together to share and cultivate the love of art.

Convention Schedule (AM) Registration closes at 10.30am

9.00am Registration and Sketch at the POD

10.00am Welcome address by Ong Whee Teck, Founder of Singapore Sketchers

10.15am Keynote: “For the love of sketching” by Don Low, Illustrator, Graphic Designer and Artist 

11.00am “Art materials for sketchers - explained and demystified” by Clara Wong, Director, Straits Art Co. Pte Ltd

11.45am “Travel Sketching: Unpacking stories from 39 countries” by Susan Olij, Artist & Educator

12.30pm Lunch Break

Convention Schedule (PM) Registration closes at 2.30pm

1.30pm Registration

2.00pm Panel discussion: “Start your sketching engines and keep ‘em going!” Tay Thain Lin (Host & Moderator), Michael Tan, Dorathy Lye & Joyce Wong

2.45pm “Law and art: what artists should know” by Tham Kok Leong, Senior Partner, Allen & Gledhill LLP

3.30pm Break

3.45pm “Art as Mental Therapy” by Debra Low, Mental Health Advocate

4.15pm Grand finale: “Face-Off” a fun-filled sketching activity for all workshop participants, led by PN Goh and Ong Whee Teck

5.00pm Closing Address

About Singapore Sketchers

Singapore Sketchers is a group of art enthusiasts based in Singapore who are united by their love for sketching at different levels, through sharing works and supporting everyone’s sketching journeys.

Singapore Sketchers Facebook

About artseen

This programme is organized by artseen, an NLB initiative that seeks to foster libraries as vibrant arts literacy spaces, where artists and the community connect and engage in authentic art experiences.

Find us on the LearnXArts facebook page and click here to be on the mailing list for more arts events and activities!

artseen is supported by the National Arts Council. Woodlands, Jurong and Tampines Regional Libraries are part of the National Arts Council's Arts and Culture Nodes Network. 

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

National Library - Pod, 100 Victoria Street, Singapore, Singapore


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