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Colour My World Easter Workshop 2020

Colour My World Easter Workshop 2020

Easter 2020

Tue-Thu, 7-9 April 2020

OR Wed-Fri,15-17 April 2020

It’s the time of year when a faint floral scent carries a warm breeze, lifting our spirits after a long cold winter. Let’s celebrate the outdoors and revel in the beauty of nature, with endless choices, limitless hues and alluring features of all living things. Enrol in our Easter workshop for a total nature immersion.

Birds of Paradise

(3D Construction, Textile, Mixed Media)

VISUAL ART & DRAMA for 4 – 6.5 yrs

Fees : $1,750
10:00 am – 12:30 pm daily

We are calling all bird lovers, a spot of bird watching is in order. A 3-dimensional mixed media modeling workshop, full of brightly-coloured birds of paradise with flamboyant plumage and magical attributes. Learn to make quirky feathery characters with vividly beautiful outlook.

 

Spring Green

(Acrylic Painting)

VISUAL ART & DRAMA for 6.5 – 10 yrs

Fees : $1,850
10:00 am – 12:45 pm daily

Spring is on your doorstep! Join us on an organic odyssey exploring the crisp, elegant beauty of flowers whilst learning a whole range of techniques in floral painting. We will recreate the glamour of Georgia O’Keeffe’s renowned abstract flowers and slide into a world of vibrancy and charm. From blind contour drawing to O’Keeffe’s simplistic forms, our young painters will create a composition with a soft palette of spring hues.

 

IN DRAMA….  Junior Masterclass in Presentation Performance

For 4 – 6.5 yrs & 6.5 – 10 yrs

Introducing CMW’s School of Drama! Come and attend a crash course of drama where each day will be dedicated to in-depth training of a performing arts skill that participants can bring to the stage. Our 3-morning programme will be split into juniors and advanced levels to give the most effective learning experience for all ages. This fantastic fast-paced workshop is guaranteed to boost self-confidence and push the imagination.

Junior Skills (4 – 6.5 yrs)  – Incorporate acting games, storytelling, and physical theatre to explore different animal characters using the theme of “Spring” as the inspiration of our creative play.

Advanced Skills (6.5 – 10 yrs) – Explore our space using music, props and stylised movement to devise; improvise, and experiment to create our own play over the course of the workshop.

 

Floral Impact

(Digital Photography, Acrylic Painting, Dry Pastel)

VISUAL ART only for 10 yrs +

Fees : $2,050
10:00 am – 12:45 pm daily

This advance course starts with an intimate examination of a bold and dynamic flower using digital photography. The self-taken photo will be transcribed into an acrylic painting on wood with an emphasis on composition design and focal point, where the middle and background will be deliberately blurred for perspective and dramatic effects. The embellishment of dry pastel on acrylics will lastly render this art piece modernistic and stylized!

 

NEW Fiction-Writing

by Mark McPherson

For 9 yrs +

Fees : $2,500 / 3-morning enrolment
10:00 am – 12:30 pm daily on Tue-Thu, 7-9 Apr

With a focus on establishing a writer’s habit and creating ideas through clustering, free writing and prompt, this fiction-writing workshop by creative writer Mark McPherson is designed for anyone who has an urge to write stories. With an introduction to story structure, character, conflict, setting and dialogue, participants will be guided from their initial ideas to a first draft. Ideal for lovers of words, books and storytelling!

 

Colour My World Online Workshops

Colour My World Online Workshops

Online Workshops Now Available

Dedicated tutors are standing by with the tech and expertise to keep your minds engaged. Workshops range from enhancing artistic skills, to digital art exploration as well as mentorship for 10 years and above.

Places are limited so don’t delay in checking out what Colour My World has to offer.

Contact us info@colour-my-world.com or 2580.5028 and we shall guide you through the enrolment. Advanced payment by interbank transfer or PayPal. Enquire if you prefer date/time other than those listed below.

Pencil Shading  (10 yrs+)

Fri, 20 Mar 4:00-5:00pm OR Sat, 28 Mar 3:15-4:15pm

Fees $300 per hourly workshop

Learn shading techniques by drawing a single object in this online workshop. With a focus on gradation, improving observation skills on shades, and creating a range of textures. Join us to enhance your pencil work!

Materials required: HB pencil, A3 size paper, an object to draw (preferably a light, single coloured object)

Colour Wheel (Watercolour)  (10 yrs+)

Fri, 27 Mar 4:00-5:00pm OR Sat, 18 Apr 3:15-4:15pm

Fees $300 per hourly workshop

Participants will be guided through colour theory basics to produce their very own colour wheel. The wheel will be made up of 12 colours, mixed from three primary colours. For advanced learners there is the option to create an extra 12 gradients of colour.

Materials required: Watercolour (yellow, blue, red), watercolour brushes, thick cartridge or watercolour paper, pencil, ruler, compass, protractor.

Cross Contour Drawing (10 yrs+)

Sat, 21 Mar 3:15-4:15pm OR Fri, 3 Apr 4:00-5:00pm

Fees $300 per hourly workshop

Explore how curved and straight surfaces are portrayed using line. Transcribe 3 dimensional shapes on a 2 dimensional surface. Practice your cross contour skills in this drawing workshop, that will be streamed live for participants to follow.

Materials required: Pencil, paper, eraser, a few objects to draw from (e.g. plastic water bottle, an apple, box of tissues etc.)

 

Jacqueline Shiu received a BA Fine Arts degree from the University of Southern California, as well as studying for 2 years from the Central Academy of Fine Arts and the Chinese Academy of Oil Painting. Jacqueline’s understanding of art and painting allows her to teach open-mindedly with great insight. In between studies abroad, and her own pursuits in painting, Jacqueline heads the Sketchbook Studies & Painting programmes at Colour My World.

Mentorship – GCSE / IGCSE / IB level (13 yrs+)

Sat, 21 OR 28 Mar 2:00-3:00pm

Wed, 25 Mar OR 8 Apr 4:00-5:00pm

Fees $700 per hourly private workshop

Seeking guidance on your coursework, exam paper or sketchbook?

Look no further! Develop your creative process and enhance the content of your coursework, in this online mentorship workshop.

 

Portfolio Building (15 yrs+)

Sat, 21 OR 28 Mar 3:30-4:30pm

Wed, 25 Mar OR 8 Apr 5:30-6:30pm

 

Fees $700 per hourly private workshop

Looking for support to build your portfolio for entrance into higher education?

Our expert practitioners will guide you through the process of selecting your strongest work, creating a narrative to reflect your topics and personality. Present your collection in a way that will increase your chances of success. Share your work with us!

 
Programme requirement: Prior to actual skype tutorial, email to specify the area(s) you need help with. Forward photos of your works (sketchbook, experimentation, final pieces, etc.) and a project summary.
Fredie Decombe was educated at La Sorbonne, Paris with a Master of Fine Art.  She acquired her PGCE in Art in Education from the Institute of Education, London. She was appointed in both private and public schools, at BTEC, GCSE and A levels, covering diverse disciplines of Art, Craft and Design, Fine Art, 3D Design and Textile. Currently heading Mentor Studio at Colour My World, Fredie has extensive experience in the requirements needed to pursue art studies in higher and tertiary education.

Portrait Photomontage (12 yrs+)

Wed, 25 Mar & 1 Apr 4:00-5:00pm OR 5:30-6:30pm

Fees $1,000, 2 consecutive weeks, 1-hour workshop

Create a photomontage with graphic elements using Photoshop. Learn the basics of colour theory and composition, as well as layering and colour correction techniques in this online led, skills-based workshop.

Materials required: Photoshop (trial version to be downloaded prior to workshop), scanned photos of family members (aged pictures preferred).

Video Manipulation (12 yrs+)

Fri, 27 Mar & 3 Apr 4:00-5:00pm OR 5:30-6:30pm

Fees $1,000, 2 consecutive weeks, 1-hour workshop

Piece together a psychedelic landscape using Premiere Pro. Enhance your Lumetri colour correction skills, and use shape tools to compose, edit, and cut your own video. With a look into colour theory and composition, after this workshop you’ll be confident enough to produce projects independently.

Materials required: Premiere pro (trial version to be downloaded prior to workshop), photos of landscapes.

Having attended SCAD Hong Kong, Savannah Russell received her BA in Digital Filmmaking at De La Salle College of St Benilde, Philippines. Trained as a video producer, editor and photographer and having worked as creative intern in the marketing/advertising industry, Savannah is now spearheading Colour My World’s dynamic digital photography and film-making workshops.
Online Workshops Available Now 

Online Workshops Available Now 

In response to recent events in Hong Kong, we’ve made some of our workshops available online! 

Dedicated tutors are standing by with the tech and expertise to keep your minds engaged.

Workshops range from enhancing language skills, to speech communication techniques, visual arts and mentorship.

Places are limited so don’t delay in checking out what Colour My World has to offer.

Saturday Creative Drop-In Workshops

Saturday Creative Drop-In Workshops

Saturday Creative Drop-In Workshops

For 4-7 yrs AND 8 yrs+

Sat 15, 22, 29 Feb, 7, 14, 21, 28 Mar 2020, 1:30-3:00pm AND/OR 3:00-4:30pm

(Please enquire weekday options by e-mailing info@colour-my-world.com)

Fees : For 4-7 yrs+ $450 for one 1.5 hrly workshop OR $850 for two 1.5 hrly workshops

For 8 yrs+ $600 for one 1.5 hrly workshop OR $1,140 for two 1.5 hrly workshops

Join us and learn about building, painting and mixed media appreciation in this visual art drop-in workshop, themed around Surrealist Plants. Explore diverse media in 2D and 3D guided by specialist facilitators, as you stretch your creative minds.

Gather round this ad hoc creative extravaganza and pick and choose your favourite media.

3D Art – (for 4 – 7 yrs AND 8 yrs+)  1:30 – 3:00pm

Design your own 3D model plant using mixed media, abstract shapes and colours. Inspired by the works of Adam Frezza & Terri Chiao your unique organic piece with surrealistic inspiration. 

Collage Art – (for 4 – 7 yrs AND 8 yrs+)  3:00 – 4:30pm

Ideas sprout up when you take a step into the woods. Create a surrealist flowerbed of layered textures, with harmonic and contrasting colours, decorated with print materials.

Oil Painting – (for 8 yrs+ only) 1:30 – 3:00pm

Introductory class to oil painting when you will use organic lines and vibrant colours of plants as basis to apply oil painting techniques. Emphasis on mixing and blending colours, and creating some imaginative and whacky flora.

Clay Relief – (for 8 yrs+ only)  3:00 – 4:30pm

Get stuck into our clay sculpting workshop, where we’ll mould a low relief inspired by Egyptian artefacts – fused with human and animal features (chimera); using subtractive and additive technique. We’ll continually score, model and carve to awaken a majestic fabulous clay memento.

Colour My World Updates

Colour My World Updates

We’re Open For Business!  

For those of you who missed the update on our homepage, workshops, in small group sizes, we are still running and business hours have not been affected.

However please note that in view of the recent Novel Coronavirus, those who attend workshops are advised to:

  • Temperature check at home prior to arrival at CMW
  • Bring face masks which must be worn at all times
  • If your child is unwell, please contact our staff and we will arrange a makeup date before term ends for any workshops missed.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Ticket Sales

Tickets were originally planned to go on sale February 7th, however due to the current situation in Hong Kong, the date for ticket sales has not yet been confirmed.

Keep an eye on our website, Facebook and Instagram page for confirmation of when you can book your seat to our smash hit musical.