Ho Chi Minh always captures tourists with its wide range of activities, from visiting modern skyscrapers to sampling the local street foods. In recent years, art classes have become a brand new special feature of the city’s tourism. Let’s dive into our blog on the most favorable art classes in Ho Chi Minh to know more about this fascinating creative experience.
Being the pioneer of art classes in Ho Chi Minh, Tipsy Art Workshop is a popular choice for everyone to create paintings, even the amateur. During the 3-hour session, the amiable and professional artists from Tipsy will guide you through basic drawing techniques and provide proper instruction for you to complete your artwork.
You love drawing but have never held a brush? Tipsy should be the perfect companion for your first-ever painting
Come to Tipsy to find your peaceful corner in Ho Chi Minh with a welcoming art-lover community
Price: VND 400,000/person (including fees for art supplies, instructors, teaching assistants, and a free drink)
Traditional ceramic is well-known as a highlight of Asian culture in general and Vietnamese culture in particular. That's why in recent years, pottery workshops in Ho Chi Minh have been a popular choice among youngsters. Now you don’t have to travel far away to Bat Trang Ceramic Village anymore, just visit Hey Camel’s art classes in Ho Chi Minh every weekend to make your ceramic pieces.
Not only can making ceramics easily put your mind at ease…
But you can also create such a beautiful piece of traditional Vietnamese art to send to your beloved as a handmade gift
Price: VND 450,000 - VND 650,000/person
Contact Hey Camel for further details on private sessions.
As the name Tay Tay, meaning "Hand (and) Hand", says it all, the workshop shows you that art starts from your hands. Joining the 3-hour carving class, you can learn to materialize your idea into a wooden version. Although inspired by traditional Vietnamese fine art, Tay Tay allows art lovers to create their artworks in any style that they love, either Japanese cartoons or classic symbols.
Spending 3 hours at Tay Tay is a great way to escape from the hecticness of Ho Chi Minh
You will be taken through step by step by the dedicated instructors on how to use the tools to get the best results and good practice
Price: VND 990,000/person
Looking for out-of-the-box art classes in Ho Chi Minh? GS Dance Studio, one of the top 2 biggest and most famous dance studios in Ho Chi Minh, should be the perfect answer for those wanting to express their energy with dynamic dance moves. With many different classes, whether hip hop, K-Pop dance cover, or sexy dance, you can surely immerse in the world of music and dancing.
Let's read: Where to Go Dancing in Ho Chi Minh.
With professional dancers who've joined in international dancing competitions, you can improve your skills after a few workshops
There are also special events monthly, like dance competitions or workshops with famous international dancers
Price: ~VND 100,000/person
Check out the GS Studio website for schedule, classes and further information.
Tip: Don’t let language barriers hinder your way of getting creative since all of the suggested art classes in Ho Chi Minh is accessible for English-speaking foreigners. Make sure to contact before the classes take place so you can have a translator or appropriate support.
As Picasso once said: “Painting is just another way of keeping a diary”, we hope that through our recommendations on the most worthy art classes in Ho Chi Minh, you can keep a diary about this charming city, whether by painting, carving, dancing or making ceramics. Get creative and leave an outstanding mark by an artwork on your trip exploring Ho Chi Minh.
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I once participated in the Tay Tay workshop, the staff was more than friendly. I enjoyed it a lot. Do they still open during the current outbreak?
Vietnam has ordered a national lockdown from April 1st - April 15th, so it is unlikely that the class will open
Hoang from i Tour Vietnam