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“Big Hands Small Hands Make the World” Handicraft Workshop

Plant Rubbing Bookmark Workshop
In addition to usual pigments printed in factories, fresh leaves and flowers can also delight clothes with their natural beauty.  In this workshop, the tutor will lead participants to make unique fabric bookmarks by stone rubbing with live plants.  Participants will use a stone to rub the natural pigment of live plants onto a piece of cotton fabric, to make a bookmark with unique patterns.

26.10(Mon) 1100-1230
Tai Po Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2651 4334

21.11(Sat) 1100-1230
Tsuen Wan Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2490 3891


Creative Bookbinding Workshop
The workshop introduces the preliminary knowledge about Chinese and Western bookbinding design and the methods to preserve books.  Parents and children will collaboratively make a Chinese-style four stabbed holes book in a relaxed and pleasant environment.

31.10(Sat) 1430-1600
Fa Yuen Street Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2928 4055

29.11(Sun) 1100-1230
Lam Tin Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2927 7055


Handmade Mini Book DIY
With only a single piece of paper, parents and children will use it to make a pocketbook.  They can create their covers and bring them home to write their stories and create pictures.

01.11(Sun) 1100-1230
Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Central Library
Enquiry and Registration  2786 2110

07.11(Sat) 1130-1300
Tuen Mun Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2450 0671


Hand Weaving Bookmark Workshop
Each parent-child pair will choose eco-friendly threads to weave a string with simple tools.  The strings with unique patterns will be used to decorate bookmarks, their companions when reading.

08.11(Sun) 1300-1430
Shun Lee Tsuen Sports Centre
Enquiry and Registration  2927 7055

22.11(Sun) 1100-1230
Yuen Long Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2479 2511

Joint-organiser: Centre for Community Cultural Development


Funny Paper Cutting Workshop
Paper-cutting is an ever-changing handicraft. It seems complicated, but with simple cutting techniques, a piece of paper can be transformed into beautiful and interesting patterns.  Basic concepts and methods of paper-cutting will be introduced at the workshop.  Let's cut out love, stars, clover, and tulips to decorate our homes!

18.10(Sun) 1330-1500
Chai Wan Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2921 5055

25.10(Sun) 1100-1230
Sha Tin Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2694 3788


Hand-stitched Notebook DIY
This workshop leads the participants to create unique and practical handmade booklets, including handbooks, notebooks, calendars, and souvenir albums.  The participants are encouraged to write down boundless inspirations and special memories.  The workshop will demonstrate a simple way for a zero-experience participant to sew up an exquisite handmade book with prepared materials.

26.10(Mon) 1430-1600
Aberdeen Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2921 1056

29.11(Sun) 1345-1515
Po On Road Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2928 7055

Painting in Wooden Light Box Workshop
A story of light and shadow.  A work of lamp and painting.  With a simple wooden frame, a set of small LED light strings, and paper carving techniques, participants can use light and shadow to convert a painting from flat to three-dimensional.

31.10(Sat) 1400-1530
Exhibition Gallery, Hong Kong Central Library
Enquiry and Registration  2786 2110

28.11(Sat) 1100-1230
Kowloon Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2926 4055


Flour Figurine Workshop
Flour figurine is a form of traditional folk art. A flour figurine is made of glutinous rice powder in the image of animals, flowers, or characters in folk stories. The workshop demonstrates the essential skills of making flour figurine and leads the participants to create lovely and interesting cartoon images.

01.11(Sun) 1430-1600
Shek Tong Tsui Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2922 6055

15.11(Sun) 1100-1230
Tsing Yi Public Library
Enquiry and Registration  2497 2904

Hosting Group: Paint in Sense Art Studio