Let’s face it, work can get stressful! Sometimes, we need to let loose and get creative in order to de-stress and preserve our well-being. DIY workshops and classes are a great way to have some hands-on fun and relax with your friends. The good news is there are plenty of fun DIY experiences in Klang Valley for you to try out during the weekend or on your day off. To avoid disappointment, it’s always best to book online or make a reservation ahead of time!
Here are 5 fun DIY workshops and classes in Klang Valley:
Fabric Painting Class
Join this 3½ hour class at The Artsy Craftsy Studio to explore fabric dyeing and printing. The instructor will guide you through the basics of colour matching and different printing methods, namely transfer printing, stamp printing, and mold printing.
Combine different colours and printing styles to create your own masterpiece! Join this class with your friends and get those creative juices flowing. In addition to a memorable experience, you’ll also bring home a hand-printed fabric (made by you) that you can frame and put up at home.
The Artsy Craftsy Studio
Address: Jalan Kubah U8, Bukit Jelutong, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor
Operating Hours: 11 AM – 5 PM (Monday to Friday)
Batik DIY Class
Batik is a traditional cloth dyeing technique practised in countries such as Indonesia and Malaysia. Try your hand at batik making in a 2-hour class at Jadi Batek Gallery. Learn batik crafting from skillful instructors in a spacious and cosy classroom. Play around with different designs and colours to create your own batik piece. Let the artist within you go wild! Once you’re done, dry your artwork and bring it back home as a souvenir.
Address: 30, Jalan Inai, Off Jalan Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM daily
Contact Number: +603-2145 1133
Pottery Making Class
Learn pottery making, a relaxing and oh-so satisfying artform, in a 3-hour class at Clay Expression. Transform clay into beautiful ceramic pieces with your own hands! Experienced pottery teachers will show you the ropes. Learn how to mold clay and use the potter’s wheel. You can make 3 pottery pieces and Clay Expression will take care of the firing and glazing process, so you can take home your handmade beauties in 4 to 6 weeks!
Clay Expression Enterprise
Address: Lot 757, No. 5 Block C, Jalan Subang 3, 47610 Subang Jaya, Selangor
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM (Tuesday to Saturday)
Contact Number: +6018-299 9054
Head over to Royal Selangor Visitor Centre to make your own unique pewter accessory. In this 60-minute workshop, a skilled instructor will guide you step-by-step to create a stunning pewter piece. Learn and apply fundamental pewter crafting processes, namely casting, polishing, and decorating. Best of all, walk away with a handmade pewter accessory for yourself or gift it to your loved ones!
Royal Selangor Visitor Centre
Address: 4, Jalan Usahawan 6, Setapak Jaya, 53300 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 9 AM – 5 PM daily
Contact Number: +603-4145 6122
Jewellery Making Workshop
Join a 3-hour basic jewellery making workshop at Elegant Jewellery Studio. Get creative and learn the intricate art of jewellery making with pearls and crystal beads.
At the end of the course, you’ll bring home a beautiful handmade jewellery set consisting of a necklace, bracelet, and earrings. This set is the perfect gift for yourself or for your loved ones. After all, is there any gift more precious than handmade jewellery thoughtfully crafted with love?
Elegant Jewellery Studio
Address: Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Shoplot No.9 & 10 1st Floor, UBN Tower Shopping Arcade, No.10, Jalan P. Ramlee, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM (closed on Sunday)
Contact Number: +6018-2527176
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