Program Category: Children & Youth

The Festival isn’t just for established voices – it’s a place to encourage budding ones to grow. Designed for aspiring Affandis and  Eka Kurniawans, our Children & Youth program is a series of hands-on workshops spanning writing, drawing, poetry and performance.


Children & Youth | Create Your Own Superhero

24 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Pow! Crunch! Bang! Kaboom! Crash! Zap! Smash! Have you ever wanted to invent your own superhero comic? Rizqi R. Mosmarth (better known as Ecky) is an editor, writer, and comic …

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Children & Youth | Seeds of Wellbeing

24 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Through movement, voice work and mandala creation we will connect with the seeds of our wellness within. We will also plant vegetable seeds for our community. This program was inspired …

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Children & Youth | Young Journalists Club

24 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Sebastian Partogi has been working as a journalist for Indonesia’s English newspaper The Jakarta Post since 2013, specializing in stories about arts and literature. If you dream of being a …

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Children & Youth | M is for Movement

24 Oct 2019 14:00 /

Join this reading and sharing session with Innosanto Nagara’s new book, M is for Movement, in the spotlight. The story of a child born at the dawn of a social …

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Children & Youth | Heroes and Karma

25 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Who are the heroes in your life? How did they become who they are? In this workshop, we will weave reality with imagination to create a little myth. By the …

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Children & Youth | Melihat Puisi Dari Dekat

25 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Mari belajar gaya dan teknik menulis puisi dengan memanfaatkan hal-hal yang dekat dengan kita. Perspektif tersebut berguna untuk memudahkan peserta masuk ke inti bahasan melalui imaji yang dapat dilihat, didengar, …

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Children & Youth | Short Story Session

25 Oct 2019 14:00 /

Do you like writing short stories, but sometimes don’t know where to start? Join children’s book author Lita Lestianti to learn how to dig for ideas, develop themes, and create …

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Children & Youth | Purr-fect Cat Character

26 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Calling all aspiring illustrators, or anyone who loves to draw! Young Indonesian illustrator Hezky Kurniawan and the team from Villa Kitty Foundation will guide you in creating your very own …

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Children & Youth | Sampah Puppets

26 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Let’s get super funky making puppets from trash! Learn how to make mini marionettes from recycled materials, then film them in a short digital story. The expert Pelangi School teachers …

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Children & Youth | Writing About Magical Places

26 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Do you love forests, mountains, rivers and oceans? Do you think the real world is just as marvelous as anything you can imagine? This workshop will be a fun couple …

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Children & Youth | Karma Speaks: Public Speaking

26 Oct 2019 14:00 /

How do you feel when you stand in front of a crowd to make a speech? Do you feel nervous? Excited? Perhaps a bit of both? Explore good and bad …

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Children & Youth | Eco-Friendly Ogoh-Ogoh

26 Oct 2019 14:00 /

Let’s make an ogoh-ogoh with Marmar! Marmar is a traditional Balinese architect and is leading the movement for eco-friendly ogoh-ogoh. Learn about basic bamboo weaving and using recycled paper to …

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Children & Youth | Creative Writing through Circus Skills

27 Oct 2019 10:00 /

Circus is a fun and interactive way to access your inner creative writing process. It can be used as a tool for team building and overcoming many different obstacles. In …

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Children & Youth | Every Picture Tells a Story

27 Oct 2019 10:00 /

What do you see? What do you hear? How do you like to tell stories? Let your imagination run wild when you use pictures to feel inspired. In this workshop …

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Children & Youth | Develop Your Poetry

27 Oct 2019 14:00 /

In this workshop, writer and teacher Maryam Azam will share the theories and techniques that guide her poetic practice. You will have the opportunity to use these strategies to write …

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