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BLAM BENGKEL at The School, Jaya One by Dumpster

I have been invited to organise a series of workshop at BLAM by Rom, founder of Dumpster. Knowing him since many years back where I started make a living as a full time crafter. It's  always wonderful to work with him, an energetic young man with his own vision and mission.

BLAM is a curated platform designed specifically for a local talents ranging from Artists, Designers, Musicians, Carpenters and all sorts of artworks that relates to creativity. This event covers a variety of activities including bazaar, workshop, art demonstration, food, exhibition, busking and many more.

BLAM is a loud boom. BLAM objective is to have a strong impact in the creative industry. BLAM is also a social responsibility to produce a creative generation and immerse oneself in creative entrepreneurship.

I hope all of you can come to support the first event of BLAM on 28th & 29th April at The School, Jaya One, Petaling Jaya.

I been cracking my head to think of what the suitable workshop and has came out with 3 series workshop which I think I could handle. It will be fun, to bring something fresh without anything redundant from any of my previous workshop.

BLAM BENGKEL 01 (28/4/2018 Saturday, 10am-2pm) at The School Jaya One
Notebook & Water Colour Workshop - RM170

4 hours workshop divided into 2 session:
You get to choose the silkscreen printed cover design notebook and make 3 notebooks using 3 different stitching method and material; Watercolour Notebook, Eco Notebook & Buku Tiga Lima conducted by LittleSyam the bookbinder. Once you’ve completed the session you will move to second session, learning some watercolour techniques from an expert @reaz_one .
Email to Seat are limited to max 20 participant only.
Fee is RM170 but prebook are required.

Get to know this talented @reaz_one from instagram, 
we been talking about doing some collaboration last year
and I think this is the right one to start with.

There are so many cover design for notebook to choose from. 
To all journal enthusiasts, I encourage you to come and join the workshop.


BLAM BENGKEL 02 (28/4/2018 Saturday, 3.00pm-6pm)
Miniature Book Binding Workshop

Learning how to stitch a miniature book using long stitch binding method in 3 hours workshop session with LittleSyam the bookbinder. Participant will be provided with 2 sets of material and all tools are available for loan. Fee is RM100, prebook required.

Email to Seat are limited to max 20 participant only.

Using genuine leather.

Tiny watercolour drawing using miniature book..


BLAM BENGKEL 03 (29/4/2018 Sunday, 10am-2pm & 3pm-6pm)
DIY Silkscreen Printing Totebag Workshop

The hands-on two slots silkscreen printing workshop conducted by LittleSyam. Participants will choose from design mould available and learn how to print on a tote bag. Participation based on first-come, first served, limited to 50 tote bags only. Prebook not required.

So much things has been lined up for me, but I really have to choose only whatever that makes me feel happy. I just started my 2018, a little bit late but I am being optimistic and hope whatever journey I take from now on won't compromise the quality and I am sure will learn so much this year. Amin


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