Sharjah Girl Guides hone art, craft and advocacy skills at virtual workshops in October

مفوضية مرشدات الشارقة تنمي الخيال الإبداعي

Sharjah Girl Guide (SGG) members learnt the art of watercolour painting, made handicrafts, honed their advocacy and social skills, and picked up on essentials of entrepreneurship in a series of online workshops SGG organised for them in October. Held on October 8, ‘Clay creation’ in which Guides (11 – 14 years) and Senior Guides (15 – 18 years) participated, was a step-by-step tutorial by art teacher Maha Al Sharif who taught the girls the basics of preparing clay to make various objects. As a test piece, the girls combined clay…

Young photographers improve skills, knowledge, and composition

 at ‘Let’s Have FUNN’ workshop Budding photography enthusiasts learnt how to get creative with their cameras at an online workashop led by Emirati photographer, Amna Hamad bin Khalaf, on Thursday, the fourth day of ‘Let’s Have FUNN’, a first-of-its-kind virtual media arts event organised by FUNN, a Sharjah-based entity dedicated to promoting and supporting media arts learning among children and youth in the UAE. From mood to lighting and message, every element of the photo tells a story, said the artist, at the session titled, ‘Basics of Photography’, held via…

Dubai Customs organizes regional interactive anti-drug workshop

Dubai – 30 June 2020: Dubai Customs joined the world in celebrating the International Day Against Drug Abuse and illicit Trafficking, which is observed on 26th June every year. The Government organization organized a regional interactive workshop under the auspices of HE Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs, which aimed to more knowledge and experience exchange, and more cooperation in fighting illicit trafficking. The Federal Customs Authority, the Regional Intelligence Liaison Offices (Rilo) in Saudi, the Saudi Customs, local customs departments and more than 200 participants took part…