The amazing sense of achievement in creating art together from scratch. Hard to imagine at the start they would produce large batik paintings and a personal piece of authentic batik art. The team building batik painting introduces participants to what is batik fabric and batik-paintings in our multi cultural society. They will be taught by... Continue Reading →
Weaving Workshop: A Cultural Learning Programme for Developing Young Minds
Ketupat weaving is one exercise that expose Malay cultural heritage to students. Weaving is a centuries-old art form that has been practiced by cultures all over the world. It is a complex and challenging craft that requires patience, creativity, and a keen eye for detail. Weaving can also be a very therapeutic and meditative activity,... Continue Reading →
Water Marbling on Socks
Click to watch video of our Wearable art workshop of marbling on socks. The art workshop was for customers of the fashion brand HUGO at their boutique in ION Orchard. The socks are wearable and completed and dried within the session. Every one can do this and each will have their own colour preferences. An... Continue Reading →
Acceleration Programme for The Arts
We are grateful to the National Arts Council and UOB Finlab for choosing us to participate in a tailored acceleration program for arts professionals. Throughout the six sessions, we delved into a range of topics aimed at enhancing business skills and had the opportunity to engage with industry leaders. It was also an excellent chance... Continue Reading →
Photo Competition at Geylang Serai closes 7th May 2023
It’s that time of year when Geylang Serai comes alive buzzing with activities. Annually during the Muslim month of Ramadan the bazaar is set up and this time being the post-pandemic year it is termed the ‘revenge’ bazaar with 700 stalls, earning its reputation as the largest bazaar in Singapore. Besides shopping and eating there... Continue Reading →
Batik Painting Class at Geylang Serai
Two lovely ladies said they’re quilters from Townsville in Queensland Australia. I had to Google it to satisfy my curiosity. We meet travellers from different parts of the world who love art and crafts, chose to spend their time to learn a craft from this local artist. The learning is mutual as I learn about... Continue Reading →
#InstaGEYLANG 2023, the Instagram Photo Challenge is back!
For a second-year running, Wisma Geylang Serai and Kamal Arts are organizing an Instagram photography competition. This year's competition aims to showcase the distinctiveness of Geylang Serai during the bustling splendour of the Bazaar Raya period and highlight the beautiful memories for the public. Participate by sharing your photographs on Instagram with the hashtag -... Continue Reading →
Teambuilding activity at Staff Retreat – Copper Tooling team challenge.
https://videopress.com/v/h2Af6Ay1?resizeToParent=true&cover=true&preloadContent=metadata&useAverageColor=true View video of how the staff was able to produce a beautiful framed artwork by working together as a team. The event starts with our artist providing the instruction, on how to create a copper tooling art, an ancient art technique that dates back thousands of years. Participants then complete an individual piece for... Continue Reading →
Corporate Team Bonding Art Activity at Your Office
Corporate team bonding activity at worksite . Art activity making batik and framing for display with competition component.
Visual Arts Excursion to Artist Studio.
A learning journey for students to learn about industrial practice of a textile artist. They experience first hand the dying craft of batik and indigo dyeing process. Our facility have the capacity to engage a full class of 40 students for 2-hours to produce usable art. Students were introduced to batik textile and engaged hands-on... Continue Reading →
Art Enrichment Programme for Schools with Gov Grants
Happy new year! We are happy to announce our line up of school programmes for the year 2023 approved by our National Arts Council and Ministry of Education to engage school students in the arts. We have varied programmes for different levels from preschool, primary to secondary schools as well as tertiary institution. We are... Continue Reading →