11th March 2011, 11:59 PM
Children of Asia : A Showcase of Asian Diversity
Venue : Raffles City
Date : March 11 to 20, 2011
A SHOWCASE OF ASIAN ART
Discover art that dates back thousands of years as artisans expertly capture ancient folklore and traditions through their works of art.
Witness artisans showcasing the craft of: Sri Lankan Pottery, Coir Mat Making. Handloom Weaving, Jewellery Making, Rush and Reed Weaving, Wooden Toys, Paper Craft Making, Wood Art.
Parkistani Wood Block Printing, Ceramic Ware Making.
Cambodian Lacquer Art, Silk Weaving, Silk Knotting, Silk Painting, Silk Threading, Stone Carving.
Level 3: 12pm, 3pm, 6pm
Craft your own unique piece of Asian art with the help of master artisans.
Experience the artisans at work with: Pottey Making, Rush & Reed Weaving, Jewellery Making, Wood Block Printing, Lacquer Art, Silk Painting, Silk Weaving.
DANCES OF ASIA
Level 3: 12pm, 1pm, 2pm
Level 1: 5pm, 6pm, 7pm
Enjoy a ringside view of highly skilled dancers, in folk costumes, using subtle gestures to convey stories that are as old as Asian culture itself.
Information as presented at http://126.96.36.199/highlights/events/?pid=10