The course will introduce an easy-to-learn art form, Pastel Art (Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art) for Seniors. The therapeutic nature of Pastel Art encourages soothing of emotions, calming of the mind, and relieve stress. Techniques & skills learnt can be applied to create paintings or decorative cards.
Learning Outcomes – You will be able to:
Ms Pearl Tang is a Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art (JPNA) Certified Trainer. She has great passion in art and craft creations and its activities. Her interests include crochets, knitting, decoupage, Airdry clay sculpture, Jewellery-making, Crepe paper flowers, Soft-Pastel painting, etc. Pearl is a certified facilitator and trainer by WDA–ACTA (Advanced Certificate Training to Adults). She has over 15 years of experience in training and education. She is currently a part-time teacher, teaching business studies, English and basic computer skills. Pearl is active in conducting art and craft lessons at various Senior Activity Centres (SACs), namely, VWOS, grassroots organisations including ad-hoc community events.