Vacation Courses

Introduction

The NAFA Junior Art Department offers short-term art courses for students (4 – 17 years old) during the June and December school holidays. We offer fun and enriching courses that range from craft-making, canvas painting, clay modelling, printmaking and photography to fashion-drawing.

Learning Outcomes

Depending on the type of workshop the students enrol in, their learning outcomes will vary.

Course Schedule

Course Name Course Description Dates Timing
Christmas Art and Crafts (Ages 5-8) Students will have fun making a Christmas wreath, a canvas painting and a clay gingerbread man. 19-22/11 (Mon-Thu) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
Creative Ceramics (Ages 6-12) Students will create animal cups, snowman bells, Santa Claus plates etc. using pinching, coiling and hollowing techniques and experience throwing on the electric wheel. 19-21, 26 & 30/11 9am - 12pm for age 6-7 (FULL)
1pm - 4pm for age 8-12
Learn Science Make Art (ages 8-12) Students will create beautiful science-inspired art, including lava lamps, sticky slime, marbling and shrink plastic art. 19-23/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm (FULL)
Fun with Miniature Diorama (Ages 10-12) Students will create 3 dioramas with each production including idea development, drawing, painting, making props and characters. 19-23/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (CLOSED)
Drawing and Painting Landscape (Ages 10-16) Students will learn about perspective, light, shadow and color harmony in representing landscape using charcoal, oil paint and pen. 19-23/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
Painting the Festive in Watercolor (Ages 10-16) Students will learn both illustrative and realistic watercolor painting techniques to paint landscape, flowers and animals for Christmas. 19-22/11 (Mon-Thu) 1pm - 4pm (FULL)
Fun Glowing Monster (Ages 5-8) Students will have fun creating monsters that will glow in the dark on paper, canvas, box and carrier. 26-30/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
Chinese Ink Painting 1 (Ages 7-8) Students will learn freehand brush techniques to paint shrimps, sparrows, morning glories, lotus and frogs. 26-30/11 (Mon-Fri) 10am - 12pm (FULL)
Chinese Ink Painting 2 (Ages 9-11) Students will learn freehand brush techniques to paint sparrows, bottle gourds, peaches, landscape and autumn scene. 26-30/11 (Mon-Fri) 1pm - 3pm
Clay Play Pokemon (Ages 7-10) Students will create their own collection of Pokemon including the new Gen 3 and 4 Pokemons in this fun-filled workshop. 26-30/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm
Sculpture for the Festive (Ages 9-14) Students will create a wire relief and a plaster bandage wreath for the coming Christmas season. 26-30/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (CLOSED)
Fun with Portrait Drawing (Ages 11-16) Students will explore various fun ways to draw realistic as well as expressive portraits using pencil, charcoal, ink pen and watercolor. 26-30/11 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
Fun Mosaic for Kids (Ages 7-10) Students will use colorful mosaic tiles, pebbles and other interesting materials to create picture, decorate mirror frames and boxes. 3-7/12 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm
Black and White Drawing (Ages 10-16) Students will learn about composition, value, texture and practise drawing still life and landscape with pencil, charcoal and chalk. 3-6/12 (Mon-Thu) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm
Big Canvas Painting (Ages 7-10) Students will imitate masters’ painting skills and add playful characters into their big canvas (90x120cm) painting. 10-14/12 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm (FULL)
Creative Leather Bag (Ages 6-9) Students will create their own personalized pencil case and sling pouch decorated with marbling, painting, weaving and screen print. 10-13/12 (Mon-Thu) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
Made in Singapore DIY Merch (Ages 12-16) Students will learn to digitise pen and ink illustrations into a series of Singlish-inspired products such as postcard, tote bag, bookmark and stickers. 11-14/12 (Tue-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
Colourful Christmas Decorations (Ages 5-7) Students will have fun creating a faux stained glass photo frame, Christmas Wreath, Gingerbread house and hanging bell. 18-21/12 (Tue-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm
Clay Model Making and Painting (Ages 6-9) Students will learn to use soft clay to create a toy figure and paint it on a small canvas (14x14cm). 17-21/12 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm (CLOSED)
Anime and Manga Workshop (Ages 9-12) Students will design and draw Kawaii Manga and Ninja, Manga pop up, illusion drawing, post card, flipbook animation, and many more. 17-21/12 (Mon-Fri) 9am - 12pm (FULL)
1pm - 4pm (FULL)
Painting for Christmas (Ages 10-16) Students will paint a watercolor Christmas wreath, a watercolor gingerbread house, and a Santa hat animal on canvas. 17-20/12 (Mon-Thu) 9am - 12pm

For enquiries on the above courses please contact 6512 4159 / 6512 4209.

Click here for the registration form.

Course Fees - for NAFA students

Course Fees
Christmas Art and Crafts (Ages 5-8) $250 for NAFA student
Creative Ceramics (Ages 6-12) $330 for NAFA student
Learn Science Make Art (ages 8-12) $320 for NAFA student
Fun with Miniature Diorama (Ages 10-12) $300 for NAFA student
Drawing and Painting Landscape (Ages 10-16) $300 for NAFA student
Painting the Festive in Watercolor (Ages 10-16) $220 for NAFA student
Fun Glowing Monster (Ages 5-8) $300 for NAFA student
Chinese Ink Painting 1 (Ages 7-8) $200 for NAFA student
Chinese Ink Painting 2 (Ages 9-11) $200 for NAFA student
Clay Play Pokemon (Ages 7-10) $320 for NAFA student
Sculpture for the Festive (Ages 9-14) $300 for NAFA student
Fun with Portrait Drawing (Ages 11-16) $240 for NAFA student
Fun Mosaic for Kids (Ages 7-10) $300 for NAFA student
Black and White Drawing (Ages 10-16) $220 for NAFA student
Big Canvas Painting (Ages 7-10) $320 for NAFA student
Creative Leather Bag (Ages 6-9) $260 for NAFA student
Made in Singapore DIY Merch (Ages 12-16) $260 for NAFA student
Colourful Christmas Decorations (Ages 5-7) $260 for NAFA student
Clay Model Making and Painting (Ages 6-9) $300 for NAFA student
Anime and Manga Workshop (Ages 9-12) $230 for NAFA student
Painting for Christmas (Ages 10-16) $250 for NAFA student

Registration Fees

  • Registration fee is $32.10.
  • This fee is applicable to the new applicants at NAFA.

Payment Terms

  • Payment is via cheque only and cashier's order should be crossed and made payable to the "Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts". Please write your name, NRIC/passport number and contact number on the reverse side of the cheque/cashier's order.
  • Separate cheques to be issued for every course.
  • Payment of fees should be made prior to the commencement of each course as stipulated in the fee structure.

Address (for payment via cheque)

  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
    80 Bencoolen Street
    NAFA campus 1, Wing B, Level 3, Room 3-20
    Singapore 189655

Operating Hours

  • 9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm (Weekdays)

Enrolment Steps

  1. Download the registration form here or obtain it at JA Office located at NAFA campus 1, Wing B level 3, room 3-20 during office hours.
  2. Call or walk in to check class availability.
  3. Complete and submit the registration form together with cheque payment.
  4. Receive email confirmation 2 weeks before commencement of the class.
  5. Start class as scheduled.

Registration Fees

  • Registration fee is $32.10.
  • This fee is applicable to the new applicants at NAFA.

Payment Terms

  • Payment is via cheque only and cashier's order should be crossed and made payable to the "Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts". Please write your name, NRIC/passport number and contact number on the reverse side of the cheque/cashier's order.
  • Separate cheques to be issued for every course.
  • Payment of fees should be made prior to the commencement of each course as stipulated in the fee structure.

Address (for payment via cheque)

  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
    80 Bencoolen Street
    NAFA campus 1, Wing B, Level 3, Room 3-20
    Singapore 189655

Operating Hours

  • 9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm (Weekdays)

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Tel: 6512 4159

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