Illustration Master Class by Prudence Mak (Chocolate Rain) - Tote bag Painting: The child inside meVIEW EVENT DETAILS
The Hong Kong Jockey Club Presents - Life is Only One: Yoshitomo Nara Educational Offerings
Illustration Master Class
Registration at 11.00am
11.00am - 01.00pm
Suitable for participants aged 16 or above
Conducted in Cantonese
Materials will be provided by Asia Society Hong Kong Center
Please bring photographs from your childhood.
About Illustration Master Class
Hong Kong students and general public will learn about the expressive power of illustration from Hong Kong artists. Each artist-led workshop will include live demonstrations of specific illustration techniques under the overarching theme of “Life is Only One.” The host artist will also share his/her creative process and provide insights into the challenges of being an artist today. Each workshop will be documented and edited into an online workshop for viewing on the Asia Society Hong Kong website.
Separate sessions for art students and general public will be arranged.
Enquiries for art student sessions please contact email@example.com
About Master Class - Tote Bag Painting
Prudence Mak’s creation, Fatina, a little girl with mushroom-style hair is very much like Nara’s big-head girl. Both of them are projections of the artists, they also represent a piece of their childhood. Prudence Mak will share her experience and philosophy on art and design, as well as character creation through painting. With the theme “The Child Inside Me”, participants are required to bring a photo of their childhood. Mak will demonstrate and guide participants to paint comical childhood portraits on personalized tote bags.
About Prudence Mak (Chocolate Rain)
Chocolate Rain, created by artist Prudence Mak, draws inspiration from childhood dreams and fairy tales. Each piece is unique and handcrafted with mix medium and special artistic elements. Prudence Mak received the 2010 Ten Outstanding Designers Award and was honored as one of Hong Kong’s Ten Outstanding Young Persons in 2012. Chocolate Rain design has exhibited and distributed internationally. In 2010, the BRITISH MUSEUM x Chocolate Rain Collection was launched in London. Since 2008, Fatina Dreams Ltd was founded in London and to run global licensing projects for Chocolate Rain. Now Chocolate Rain has flagship stores in Hong Kong and Singapore, and in 2014, a theme restaurant opened in Central Hong Kong.