Photography Workshop by Yusuf Tuvi:
Photography is one of the most preferred and effective visual archiving methods of our day. Beyond personal archiving motives, it is also a medium for self-expression. The art of photography on the other hand, emerges from the union of observation, aesthetics, technical knowledge and skills. Kedi Photography Workshop led by one of the most important photography artists of Turkey and our time, Yusuf Tuvi, aims to teach the essentials of photography, introduction to cameras, choosing the theme, composition and above all photography techniques and skills to participants from all ages. Throughout the 5 weeks, in addition to theoretical lectures, the applied courses and photo-safaris intend to reinforce and broaden the participants’ experiences. Following the educational process all participants, who conclude the workshop, become natural members of Kedi Photography Club and attend organized events to continue their photography adventure. The photographers at end of the workshop find the opportunity to reveal the photographs they have taken during the process to audience in Kedi Photography Workshop Term Exhibition, a group exhibition.
Photoshop Workshop by İlke Veral Coşkuner:
The results that can be obtained from the combination of photography and technology are vast. It is possible to alter, develop, enhance or create entirely different works from the images or photographs with the new utilities we come across day by day. Photoshop herein is one of the most favored programs whether on an academic platform, professionally or in daily life. Kedi Photoshop Workshop that is open to anyone who is interested in learning this program in detail or to support their artistic production, is led by İlke Veral Coşkuner, a professional and an artist whose works have been praised by audiences in many exhibitions. The lectures last 2 hours for 4 weeks. For advanced level workshop, the lectures continue for 5 weeks.
Cuisine and Pastry Workshops
We believe that culinary arts are an essential ingredient of culture. Culinary arts are not perceived as a cultural event in our daily lives; the primary motives health, appetite and socializing drive us to cook. However, the pleasure gained in the kitchen encourages us to explore and try. We manage to get to know different cultures through their cuisines and bond with them effortlessly. We invite you to accompany us in this delicious adventure.
İzmir Gastronomy Association Head, Gökçen Yıldırım teaches the finesse of culinary arts, preparation of various menus, cooking and serving techniques. The workshop is held depending on the participant requests in different days on the week. Delicious meals enjoyed in company of joyful conversations after the application is a plus.
İkbal’s Pastry Workshop is a must for those who wish to combine their passion for deserts with unique recipes. You can live a tasteful experience with this workshop preparing macaroons, cakes with sugar paste, pizza and chocolates.
Pastry workshop for kids of age 5-12 is the right address for those stepping into the kitchen for the first time. We invite you to Kids Pastry Workshop to learn cookie, cupcake and pastry making with fun and practical methods. Birthday Parties in Pastry Workshop is an alternative program for families who wish to present their guests an unforgettable day.
Also, we await your cake and almond paste inquiries for special occasions. To choose your cake, you can visit the website via clicking the link “IKBUSH PASTA”.
The art of painting is amongst the top disciplines of art. This discipline that allows a story to be depicted, feelings, thoughts, ideals and perceptions to be expressed is practiced in detail with various materials and techniques at Kedi Painting Workshop. The workshops through the week and in the weekends are held for adults and for 5-12 year old children separately. The use of imagination as well as the development of basic skills takes a significant place in Kids’ Painting Workshop.
Kedi Book Club is among the primary activities since the venue was opened. In this club, the attendees find the opportunity to make their own deductions and discuss the points they find important in books they choose with majority vote. The interpretation of the script with different viewpoints and collective discovery of unnoticed details are amongst the gains of the club members. The common part of the lunch or tea/coffee gatherings where esteemed authors are hosted is the joyful conversations. If you wish to add meaning to your leisure time with this event once every 15 days, please contact us.