Illustrating Picture Books (in Malay)

By Yusof Gajah

27 May 2012 (Sun)
2.00 – 5.00pm

The Arts House
1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429
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Course Fee: $50.00

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In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn the process of making a children’s picture book. Participants will be guided to produce a simple picture book from storyboard to dummy. The trainer will then comments and provide feedback on each picture book dummy.

At the end of the workshop, each participant will have completed a 16-page dummy for a children’s picture book.

Dalam bengkel interaktif dan praktikal ini, para peserta akan mempelajari proses menghasilkan buku bergambar kanak-kanak. Para peserta akan dibimbing cara mengilustrasi sebuah buku bergambar bermula dari storyboard hingga ke dummy. Pelatih akan memberi komen dan tunjuk ajar atas setiap dummy yang dihasilkan.

Pada akhir bengkel ini, setiap peserta akan dapat menyiapkan sebuah dummy buku bergambar kanak-kanak yang mempunyai 16 mukasurat. 

About the trainer: Yusof Gajah

Yusof Gajah

The roots of Yusof Gajah’s current paintings come from more than two decades of exploring naïve art not only for art’s sake but also for its story telling possibilities. An accomplished children’s book illustrator, Yusof has won several prestigious awards including the 1997 Grand Prix awards at Noma Concours for Children’s Picture Book Illustration in Japan. Best loved for his delightful Tiga Ekor Gajah children’s book, Yusof reveals himself as a storyteller with a sensitive way of imparting knowledge and wry wit that ignites our imagination, children and adult alike.

Registration Details

Registration is on a first-come-first-served basis and workshop fees must be paid before the workshop. If the minimum number of participants is not met for the class, the organisers will inform all participants about possible postponement and cancellation of workshop, two weeks before the workshop date.

All ALAP workshops serve tea-breaks and provide course handouts.

Cancellation & Substitution

The workshop can be cancelled or postponed two weeks before the workshop date if the minimum number of participants is not met. Participants will be fully refunded for workshops cancelled by us.

Participants who are unable to attend a workshop they have registered for are to inform us of the reason two weeks before the workshop date. They will be fully refunded in the event of extenuating and mitigating circumstances ( E.g. illness, bereavement, accidents) . Those who inform us later than two weeks before the workshop date will receive a 50 % refund. Participants can also opt to attend another course at the same value within the same year.

Upon registration, you are deemed to have read and understood the cancellation, withdrawal and substitution policy and accept the terms contained therein.