Postcards, Workshop for Community. Collections Building, 2019. Photo: Sharjah Art Foundation

Session Description

Date: Wednesday, 16 December 2020
Timings: 7:00 pm–9:00 pm
Location: Bait Obaid Al Shamsi, Arts Square
All ages
Languages: Arabic and English

In this workshop with artist Badriya Al Shamsi, participants will combine the art of drawing with storytelling. The artist will narrate a story for the participants, and as they listen and comprehend what is happening, they will use their imagination to create a drawing. Participants will also be given an opportunity to practise storytelling in this workshop.


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Sharjah Art Foundation is committed to making its programmes as inclusive and accessible as possible. Kindly contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) in advance to arrange any support needed during this session. Support could include ramps for wheelchairs, reserved seats for those with hearing impairments to read lips, and sign language interpreters for talks and symposia.

This workshop is part of FOCAL POINT 2020. for more details about the event, please click here

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