Remember that one time you scroll your Instagram, zooming, marveling the beauty of paintings, calligraphies, and leather purses, hoping you can craft artsy kinds of stuff like those.
You’re in luck.
There are workshops for you creative girls. We have the list right here:
If you’re obsessed with crafting your things by yourself, you should keep an eye at Indoestri. Their workshops got you covered, from planting an edible garden, sewing a blouse, furniture woodworks to creating everything else out of leathers, to name some: wallet, shoes, notebooks, bags.
Fee: ranges from IDR 750,000 to IDR 3,500,000
Location: Jalan Lingkar Luar Barat No 36, Jakarta Barat
Ganara Art Space
Feeling artsy? You may choose paintings/potteries you’d like to create on Ganara Art Space’s Instagram, then pray you haven’t missed the class’ date yet. In each workshop, the teacher would walk you, step by step, to recreate the potteries/paintings.
Address: Jalan Kemang Raya 8B (enter through Aksara Store), Jakarta Selatan
Fee: IDR 225,000 per session
Here, you can learn virtually anything.
Perhaps you ever wonder what it's like to study as an art undergraduate? Head over to Coursera, since some of its classes are taught by universities.
If you’re more into hearing from real-life practitioners, try Udemy.
If you feel dry, ted talks should inspire you. Scientists, professors, models, Shia LaBeouf and everyone inspiring talk their eye-opening ideas here.
Ted-ed and John Green’s CrashCourse are also worth watching. Short and cartoony fun. Ted-ed answers your random questions scientifically. CrashCourse explains you history, physics, economics, governments, etc.
The Workshop Tendean
The workshops may vary, but all of them are interesting: cupcake wreath. calligraphy, outdoor yoga, terrarium. Contact them to RSVP.
Location: Jl Wolter Monginsidi No. 131
Ubud Writers and Readers Festival
If you’re into writing and deep issues, you can’t miss this festival. Writers, editors, and activists from all over the globe gather here to exchange ideas via panel talks. Some of these writers also teach writing workshops between their talks. While at it, you may museum/ cafe/ monkey forest hop, since the venues located in all over the artsy Ubud.
Location: Ubud, Bali
Fee: varies according to your nationality. A day pass for Indonesians is IDR 180,000. Indonesians have to pay IDR 250,000 to participate in the workshops.
Written by Helena Natasha