Titus Pens set to host doodling workshops on fashion, comics, travel and food
Now, this is a merry treat! Calling all Pinoy doodlers and doodle lovers! Get your hand muscles and imaginations pumped up as Titus Pens has got everything all set for “Titus Pens iDoodle Battle of the Champions” on December 18, 2015, Friday, at the Music Hall of SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City. This is the grandest on-the-spot ballpen art competition that’s packed with free workshops and a live doodle demo from the country’s greatest doodle art enthusiasts. This is one event you really can’t miss.
There will be a gathering of 75 regional champions from Bacolod, Pampanga, Cebu, Manila, Dagupan, Iloilo, Davao, Bicol, Batangas, Cagayan de Oro, Bulacan, Cavite, Baguio, La Union and Dumaguete is now on its third year. This year’s theme, “Titus iDoodle Pasko sa ‘Pinas” aims to spread the word of how awesome the Philippines is and help push the Department of Tourism’s campaign “Visit the Philippines Year 2015” that will attract both domestic and international visitors.
“We are excited to be part of the doodling craze that promotes creativity and Philippine tourism with ballpen art. Not only are we assembling the country’s rising artists under one roof, we are also holding workshops on doodling in the areas of fashion, comics, food and travel,” said Louie Gee Empeño, Titus Pens brand manager.
Fashion illustration, one of the side events, will also be covered according to Empeño. This will be titled: “Titus OMG! Doodle4Fashion” where participants can design their own shirts. “Titus Colors Doodle4Food,” will feature cupcake art and coffee cup doodle projects; “Titus Doodle4Travel,” will zero in on urban sketching; and lastly, the “Titus Gel Doodle4Hobby,” will tap on comic book artists who will share how doodling helps them create fantastic superhero stories.
“Anyone can discover that art is not only limited with paintbrushes or canvases. People can create masterpieces with a Titus pen on a piece of paper or even a coffee cup,” he added.
Coinciding with the “Battle of the Champions” is “Titus iDoodle Pasko sa ‘Pinas On-the Spot Ballpen Art Contest” which is open to participants aged 10-25 years old, who have purchased P100 worth of Titus Pens products at any National Bookstore branch or SM Supplies Station. Interested doodlers can register from 10 am-12 noon during the event. Up for grabs are gift packs and cash prizes up to P10,000.
The event expects around 500-700 ballpen artists. Over at SM Mall of Asia Seaside Boulevard, Doodle Arts Enthusiasts will also hold a live doodling demonstration on a wall spanning 100 meters. Street dancers from the country’s colorful festivals will also perform during the grand doodling celebration. For more information, please like Titus Pens on Facebook and follow us on Instagram and Twitter.