Places Trails & Tours

Reconnect with Clay, Dragon Kiln and Nature!

by Jalan Bahar Clay Studios
21 - 22, 28 - 29 May • 11:00am

Experience the magic of clay and art while discovering the rich history of the longest existing dragon kiln in Singapore. Or simply reconnect with nature.

12AReconnect with Clay Dragon Kiln and Nature 1min

Learn about the history of the longest surviving Dragon Kiln in Singapore - meet the potters and ceramic artists, learn to make pots, paint a clay plate or puppet, watch artisan demos, shop at the Ceramic Gallery, or simply enjoy the beauty of nature! 

 

Free 2-way shuttle bus services from Boon Lay MRT to Jalan Bahar Clay Studios is provided at 30 minutes intervals between 10:30am - 4:30pm 
First bus leaves Boon Lay MRT at 10:30am 
Last bus leaves Boon Lay MRT at 4:30pm
Pick up/drop off point: Boon Lay MRT Exit B, Bus Stop No. 22579
Note: Further details and instructions for the shuttle bus services can be found below.

 

Programme 1: JBCS Open House

Sat, 21 & 28 May and Sun, 22 & 29 May 2022 | 11am – 4pm

Explore on your own the Dragon Kiln and Ceramic Gallery located with the Jalan Bahar Clay Studio

 

Programme 2: Experience Workshop: Experiencing Clay through Wheel Throwing

Sat, 21 & 28 May and Sun, 22 & 29 May 2022 | 11am – 4pm

Immerse yourself in the natural environment of the village and make your own pot!

Duration: 15-min demo and half-hour wheel throw session.

 

Fees: $30 per person. To register, you may Whatsapp Alvin at 9791 8577.

All costs are included to make one 10cm pot: including clay, glazing and firing.

Self-collection of your pot from 20 June 2022 onwards.

 

Programme 3: Experience Workshop: Experiencing Still Life Painting on a Clay Plate

Sun, 22 May | 11am - 4pm

Immerse yourself in the natural environment of the village and experience how to draw a still life on a clay plate.

 

Fees: $30 per person. Duration: 45-min. To register, you may Whatsapp Alvin at 9791 8577.

First come first served, limited to 20 pax.

All costs are included to paint one clay plate: including one plate and firing.

Self-collection of your plate from 20 June 2022 onwards.

 

Programme 4: Artisan Demos: Sculpture Restoration and Traditional Lantern Painting

Sun, 29 May | 11am - 2pm

Meet local artisan Andy Yeo and learn about the methods, materials and equipment he uses to restore sculptures and paint traditional lanterns.

 

Programme 5: Experience Workshop: Experiencing Traditional Puppet Painting

Sun, 29 May | 2pm - 3pm

Discover the art of painting a wool/paper puppet and bring it home!

 

Fees: $30 per person. To register, you may Whatsapp Alvin at 9791 8577.

First come first served, limited to 30 pax.

All costs are included to paint 1 puppet: including one puppet and colouring puppet illustrations.

Jalan Bahar Clay Studios

Jalan Bahar Clay Studios (JBCS) is run by Focus Ceramics Services Private Limited. JBCS consists of Singapore’s longest existing dragon kiln and a pottery village. Jalan Bahar Clay Studio (JBCS) Pottery Village hopes to inspire more people to think about pottery and our heritage.

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