Traditional cloth tigers come in different colours and sizes. As the tiger is a symbol of power and protection from evil spirits, these popular folk art “toys” also make auspicious gifts.
With Lunar New Year approaching, handicraftsman Yang Siqiu guides you to create a pair of lucky “cloth tigers” using easy-to-use polymer clay – a multicoloured mouldable material that can be permanently be preserved with low-temperature baking. Join us for a fun, family workshop and create your own individual “cloth tiger”.
18 January 2020 (Saturday)
All works will be baked immediately after the workshop and will be ready for participants to collect at 6:30pm at Studio 5 in the Xiqu Centre.
Studio 5, 2/F, Xiqu Centre
Number of Participants:
20 (Suitable for participants aged 16 and above)
HK$300 per participant (includes one set of materials)
Participants will receive one set of materials to create a pair of polymer clay cloth tiger. Please register online in advance.
Please contact Ms Chan at (852) 2200 0812 or firstname.lastname@example.org during office hours.
Hong Kong sign language interpretation is available upon request with at least 14 days’ advance notice.
Adverse Weather Arrangements:
If a black rainstorm warning or a typhoon signal no. 8 or above is in force three hours before the start of the workshop, the workshop will be cancelled.
Yang Siqiu is the Chief Operating Officer of Soul Art Shop, a business selling traditional and contemporary folk art and handicrafts in Hong Kong and Beijing. Yang also works with charities to deliver polymer clay workshops to help make art accessible and enjoyable for all.