Monday, 31 October 2011

FREE CRAFT WORKSHOPS @TEXTILE MUSEUM

Agro Bank on the left and Dayabumi on the right
From Masjid Jamek LRT sth, walk towards Dataran Merdeka, turn left & walk against traffic pass Abdul Samad Building to the traffic light. The museum is at the junction.


Entrance to the museum, from Jln Sultan Hishamuddin

Have u been to the Textile Museum, near Dataran Merdeka in KL?  Well, do come down for their Textile Carnival starting 1 Nov, 2011 until 31 Dec, 2011.

ADDRESS :  26, Jalan Sultan Hishamuddin, 50050 Kuala Lumpur
TEL :  03-2694 3461, 03-2694 3457
PARKING :  DAYABUMI (enter from old KTM back road going towards Central Market. Just b4 Central Market, keep left & turn into Pejabat Pos parking area that has sign leading to Dayabumi. Park where u can see the road parallel to the river. Walk out to this small acess road and the museum is at the end of the road.). More info about parking soon.


But best advice is to take the LRT. Stop at either Masjid Jamek or Central Market. Read the rest of this post to see pictures of how to get there on foot.


Facilitators gathered for a briefing before the Textile Carnival / workshops begin

ACG will be giving craft workshops FREE, limited to 20 participants only!  So come early and register for your class.
               
Here's the complete schedule :
WEEKDAYS                   
DATE    DAY    TIME       WORKSHOP                        
1 Nov    TUE    10am-1pm  Handmade Stamp on Fabric - Ellie Ng
1 Nov    TUE    1pm-4pm   Explore Embroidery-Shadow Quilting w Trapping - Siti Aishah Awaludin
2 Nov    WED   10am-1pm Silk-screen Printing & Resist  - Ellie Ng
2 Nov    WED   1pm-4pm   Explore Embroidery-Shadow Quilting w Trapping - Siti Aishah Awaludin
3 Nov    THU    10am-1pm  Mola work (Reverse Applique) - Zaitun Ismail
3 Nov    THU    1pm-4pm   Quilted Mug Rug - Zarina ZA
8 Nov    TUE     10am-1pm  Discharge Printing with Bleach  - Felicia Loh
8 Nov    TUE     1pm-4pm    Wire Jewellery - Ribbon Necklace -Yatisalem
9 Nov    WED    10am-1pm  Discharge Printing with Bleach  - Felicia Loh
9 Nov    WED   1pm-4pm    Wire Jewellery - Spiral Earrings - Yatisalem
10 Nov    THU   10am-1pm  Mola work (Reverse Applique) - Zaitun Ismail
10 Nov    THU   1pm-4pm    Quilted Mug Rug - Zarina ZA

WEEKENDS                   
12 Nov    SAT    10am-1pm  Wire Jewellery -Swirl Ring - Mastura Mustafa
12 Nov    SAT    2pm-5pm    Recycled Weaving - Bremen Wong
13 Nov    SUN    10am-1pm  Shibori (Japanese textile art)  - Fatimah Chik
13 Nov    SUN    2pm-5pm   Wire Jewellery - Romantic Garden Pendant - Mastura Mustafa
19 Nov    SAT    10am-1pm   In Love with Beading - Flower Ring - Eva Ng
19 Nov    SAT    2pm-5pm    Shibori (Japanese textile art) - Fatimah Chik
20 Nov    SUN   10am-1pm   Recycled Weaving - Bremen Wong
20 Nov    SUN    2pm-5pm    In Love with Beading - Bracelet / Charm - Eva Ng
3 Dec       SAT    10am-1pm  Smocking with Hand Embroidery - Nirwana
3 Dec       SAT    2pm-5pm    Recycled Denim -What can u do with a pair of old jeans?-  Norlie
4 Dec       SUN   10am-1pm   Smocking with Hand Embroidery - Nirwana
4 Dec       SUN   2pm-5pm    Recycled Denim -What can u do with a pair of old jeans? - Norlie
17 Dec     SAT    10am-1pm   Furoshiki - Japanese Fabric Wrap & Carry all - Crazeepatches
17 Dec     SAT    2pm-5pm    Handmade Stamp on Fabric -  Ellie Ng
18 Dec    SUN    10am-1pm   Silk-screen Printing and Resist -  Ellie Ng
18 Dec    SUN    2pm-5pm    Furoshiki - Japanese Fabric Wrap & Carry all - Crazeepatches


COME, NOT ONLY FOR THE WORKSHOP BUT SPEND SOME TIME VIEWING THE EXHIBITS. YOU WILL BE AMAZED!!  What to see at the museum?
http://acgmalaysia.blogspot.com/2011/08/national-textile-museum-1-nov-31-dec.html

Another entrance from Central Market, walk towards HSBC, cross the bridge to Agro Bank (Bank Pertanian). Next to the bank is The Glass Foyer are of the museum where workshops will be held.
See Central Market in the foreground?
Walk towards Dataran Merdeka (flagpole side). The museum is at the crossroad/traffic light junction



Look across the road, you will see this and TheStaits Timber building

Glass Foyer entrance to the Textile Museum

1 comment:

  1. They all look fabulous....but as I only just found the blog, I missed them all. Will there be more in January and February?

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