Short Courses

Introduction to Anime Film Studies in Gouache

In this engaging and hands-on gouache painting course, participants will learn the techniques and skills necessary to create stunning anime backgrounds inspired by the iconic Studio Ghibli films.

Throughout the course, students will gain an understanding of the key elements that make Ghibli backgrounds unique and explore various methods of using gouache paint to bring their own imaginative landscapes to life.

About the trainer
Shirly Koh is an experienced arts educator and curriculum creator for schools and corporations, with more than six years of experience. She works closely with both children and adults and seeks to foster a sense of love for the arts in all her classes. She is well versed in various mediums from watercolour, acrylic, printmaking to sculpture making.

Note: Course trainers are, on occasion, subject to change with short notice.


No. of classes Days Dates Time
6 Every Tue 6 Aug – 10 Sep 2024 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Application Information

Course materials

To be advised before the course start date. Approximately $50.

Who should attend

Art students, anime/animation fans, prospective art students, art enthusiasts, semi-professional and/or anyone interested in gouache painting.

Eligible schemes / subsidies:
Claimable under SkillsFuture Credit


Note: Course fee not inclusive of application fee and GST.