7:10 am - Monday September 26, 2016

Australian Artist to Return to Phuket Kid’s Club

Australian Artist to Return to Phuket Kid’s ClubAfter a successful stint during Angsana Laguna Phuket’s opening in December 2011, the family-friendly resort is pleased to welcome back the internationally acclaimed Australian artist and designer Christopher Hogan. Throughout the summer month of August, Mr. Hogan will conduct complimentary art classes at the resort’s popular Tree House Kids Club.

Christopher Hogan had previously created a Charity Mural Project to mark the opening of Angsana Laguna Phuket that raised two hundred thousand baht mainly through the generous participation of guests. The funds were used towards the Angsana Youth Artist scholarship which currently supports talented students, majoring in the faculty of arts at Ratchapat Phuket University. He also conducted art classes for young guests during the launch of the resort’s Tree House Kids Club and has been an Artist-in-Residence at the Laguna Phuket Summer Family Festivals, where he staged art classes for local schoolchildren and helped raise thousands of baht for Laguna Phuket’s community programmes.

Mr. Hogan, a specialist in marine-themed abstract paintings, will hold complimentary morning art classes for children visiting the Tree House Kids Club during the summer from 1 to 31 August 2013. His art classes are designed for children and teenagers of all ages. The children and aspiring artists will be exposed to the visual arts including sketching, painting and drawing.

David Hollmann, Director of Recreation at Angsana Laguna Phuket said, “During the launch of Tree House Kids Club in December 2011, the art class was a huge success. Children who visited the Kids Club had an amazing experience. Mr. Hogan’s popular art class was such a wonderful opportunity for children to explore their artistic side. Kids will be able learn while having a fun time during their holiday. By having such a renowned artist at our kids club, I hope that we are planting the seeds for the artists of tomorrow.”

Summer Family Escapade
Angsana Laguna Phuket offers the Summer Family Escapade promotion, created for families to bond over fun-filled activities available at the resort and around Phuket. The experience begins when guests step off at Phuket International Airport, and are whisked away by private limousine to the resort. The holiday continues with a range of activities that will be sure to keep everyone entertained.

The package is available with a minimum stay of three consecutive nights in Angsana Suite with inclusions of daily buffet breakfast, , one 25-minute elephant ride for 2 adults and 2 children, daily evening cocktails, roundtrip transfers from Phuket International Airport, and usage of two bicycles for 2 hours per stay. The package is open for bookings from now until 31 October 2013.



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