NAC-AEP Programme Details

Visual Arts

Programme ID: AEP0618250

I Can Do Tradional Tie And Dye!


The student will learn, understand and appreciate the Art Of Traditional Fabric Dyeing from different cultures and its different techniques. • This programme allow students to be exposed to History of Fabric Dyeing, types of dyes and Natural Dyes. • The programme serves as an introduction to the traditional craft of fabric colouring and how the art can be practically applied.


The students will have a general understanding of steps of Tie Dying and other techniques of fabric colouring by going through the process. • Demonstrate that different folding patterns produce different patterns. • Identify Primary Colors and learn how to mix Secondary Colors through creating student’s own Original fabric colour designs. • Be able to describe the tools and materials used in the dyeing process. • This programme will develop the creative skills and further capability of Textile designing for students • Students will be experimenting with colour mixes as they develop an individual Tie Dye work of art • Students will be introduced to the Techniques of Folding, Tying, Twisting, Crumpling, Gradient, Salt and Bandhani


Art room preferred or Classroom with storage space and sink. Whiteboard, Visualiser & Screen

Pri - Upper / Sec - Lower / Sec - Upper / JC/CI / ITE


1 instructor

1 to 6 Session(s)
1 hr to 1.5 hrs per Session

Up to 40

Microphone / Visualizer

- COST -

$5 to $9 per Hour

$5 to$ 9
Based on School’s Needs, Details of Design and Size and type Of Cloth

Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.

The following programme is approved under NAC-AEP 2019-2021 until 31 December 2021.


- Amruthaa Kalaiselvan -

Amruthaa D/O Kalaiselvan