5 things to do this weekend: 30 March - 1 April

5 things to do this weekend: 30 March - 1 April

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Text: Rachel Chan

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Spend your Good Friday weekend by learning about watercolour paintings, picking up some organic produce and bagging home vintage vinyls

MUSIC | Binyl: A Music Fair
For music lovers and collectors alike, head down to this event at the newly opened bar and fill up your vinyl collection with genres ranging from indie and rock to the good ol' '80s. If you don't have a turntable, take home other music trinkets such as shirts, books and accessories. Local vinyl store Vinylicious will also be participating in this fair.Binyl Fair

30 March, 3pm to 8pm at The Nanyang Club.

MUSIC | Hot from Barcelona: DJ Isaac Jordan
Philadelphia-born DJ Isaac Jordan will be hitting the decks with over a decade of experience, performing at clubs around the world like Miami, Paris and Barcelona. Highly sought after by Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Snoop Dogg and Steve Aoki, you wouldn't want to miss his well-recognised mixes and as you groove into the wee hours of morning.

31 March, 10pm to 6am at Bang Bang.

EXHIBITION | Travels with My Teacher
Award-winning painter Ong Kim Seng will be putting his watercolour paintings on display, along with the works of 48 of his students. With almost four decades of experience, his paintings (which are loved by Queen Elizabeth II) are inspired by trips through Bali, Nepal and Tibet. Ong's 'Majestic Potala, Tibet (2017)', will be donated to the National Kidney Foundation for fund-raising. Visitors can purchase the paintings showcased during the exhibition.
Ong Kim Seng Nepal

Till 1 April, 12pm to 7pm at Artcommune Gallery.

SHOP | 12th Kranji Countryside Farmers' Market
Visit this farmers' market for healthy produce and products from over 50 local farmers and artisans while sipping on coffee from Good Coffee Please Cafe. Look out for local brands Chufala and Kueh Ho Jiak, who will sell healthy drinks made from chufa and traditional kuehs free of preservatives and artificial colouring, respectively. 12 vendors from Thailand and Indonesia will also be participating.Kueh Ho Jiak

Till 1 April at The Nyee Phoe.

ART | Poppy Illustration and Watercolour Painting Workshop
Bring out your inner Picasso and wield your brush at this poppy painting workshop. Learn a myriad of skills when it comes to drawing this flower, such as watercolour techniques, brushworks, tonal values and a bigger understanding of botanicals in general.Poppy watercolour class

Till 24 May at PoPPY Flora Studio.