Monday, February 11, 2013

National Craft Day Malaysia

Malaysia National Craft Day  
The National Craft Day 2013 in Malaysia will be at the Kuala Lumpur Craft Complex from the 27 Feb till 11th March this year. The place is also known as the Komplex Budaya Kraf in Malay. 

This is a chance for craft lovers and tourists to come and explore the many different Malaysian crafts that will be on display here which mostly made from ceramics, silver, pewter, wooden, batik and even display of some modern craft. 

Malaysia National Craft Day

At the national craft day in Malaysia, you can find pure Malaysian craft while you can also check out some of the Songket and Batik designs and hopefully a demonstration is on during the exhibition.

For jewelry lovers, there is also a variety of local beaded jewelry for sale. If you are lucky, you can catch some of this being done live there. 

There is also a Craft Museum where you can find some of the rare Malaysian craft being displayed here. Among them are weaved, metal, fabric and ceramic craft by the various ethnic groups of Malaysia.

Craft Complex Kuala Lumpur
Tourist checking out some craft at Kuala Lumpur Craft Complex

Activities at the event are showcasing the many different Malaysian crafts in a mini-exhibition. There will also be a craft demonstration, an interactive craft workshop, sale of Malaysian craft, meeting buyers and sellers and many more.

If you would like to know more about Malaysian Craft, you should make plans to visit this exhibition in KL. 

Malaysia National Craft Day
Date: 27 Feb to 11 March
Time: 10.00am to 10.00pm
Address: No. 5, Kuala Lumpur Craft Complex, Jalan Conlay 50450 KL
Telephone: 03 2162 7533
Admission: Free

For more information, you can visit the Malaysia National Craft Day website. The Kuala Lumpur Craft Complex is also located at Jalan Conlay which is near the KLCC which is accessible by foot.

Final Thoughts on the Malaysia National Craft Day

If you are in town from the end of February till early March and love local craft, this would be one of the interesting highlights for you.

The craft complex is located just about 10 to 15 minutes' walk from the Petronas Twin Towers in the KLCC area. There will be many activities, demonstrations and much other craft related things at the Malaysian National Craft Day 2013.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hi! Is it true that the parking inside the complex will be closed during the National Crafts Day?