Apple has announced an exciting series of workshops that will be hosted at its two outlets in the UAE. The month of December is packed with activities at the tech giants retail outlets in Yas Mall and Dubai Mall.
The workshops are designed to enable creative users to grasp and utilise Apple products better and includes some fun activities such as music lab song creation, photography, sketching and more.
Here are our top picks for this week.
Music Lab: Building Your Song Co-created with Florence Welch
Friday, December 14 - 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. - Apple Yas Mall
You don’t have to be a trained musician to make music. Using the creative approach of Florence Welch of Florence + The Machine, you’ll discover how to use what’s around you to get your song started. In this lab, taught by our Apple Creatives, you’ll get hands-on with Beat Sequencer, Sampler, and Smart Instruments in GarageBand. To get ready, join us for Quick Start: Notes and Chords.
How To: Shoot Photos with iPhone
Wednesday, December 12 - 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. - Apple Mall of the Emirates
Explore how to take stunning photos with the already amazing camera on your iPhone. Bring your iPhone and we'll show you how to compose and capture a truly great shot. We'll share ideas and techniques for taking photos in any environment—indoors or out. Then, we'll show you how to share your photos whenever and wherever.
Photo Lab: Crafting Your Shot Co-created with Chase Jarvis
Thursday, December 13 - 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. - Apple Yas Mall
According to photographer Chase Jarvis, there are three things you can do to make a great photo: connect with your subject, compose your frame, and shape light. In this lab, taught by our Apple Creatives, you’ll get hands-on with fun and immersive exercises built on Jarvis’s three techniques.
How To: Sketch, Draw, and Paint with iPad
Thursday, December 13 - 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.- Apple Mall of the Emirates
Bring your iPad Pro and Apple Pencil and we’ll practice basic techniques for sketching, drawing, and painting. We’ll go step-by-step as we sketch together as a group and build our own gallery of artwork. Then you’ll get time to put your new skills to work on your own project. This is all levels—seasoned illustrators are welcome to partner with beginners and share techniques.
For more info and to register visit www.apple.com/ae