Workshop

Outdoor Watercolour Workshop with Ong Kim Seng

Sunday 8 Nov / Sunday 15 Nov
4.00PM — 7.00PM
SGD 150 per pax

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Take part in this workshop with renowned watercolourist Ong Kim Seng, who will demonstrate his painting process and guide participants in an en plein air watercolour painting session along the Singapore River.

This activity is suitable for ages 16 and above. Materials will be provided.

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Collage & Collagraph Workshop — Regular Session

Friday 30 Oct / Friday 13 Nov
4.00PM — 6.00PM
SGD 50 per pax

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Take part in this collagraphy workshop inspired by the works of renowned collagist Goh Beng Kwan. In this activity, participants will construct their own printing plate using found materials, such as cardboard and strings. Participants will create their prints in two layers, the first created by printing from torn paper stencil, and the second by printing the handmade plate. This activity is suitable of ages 7 and above.

Screening

Film Screening: Being and Becoming | Chua Ek Kay

STPI Gallery | Free admission
Saturday 7 Nov
3.00PM — 4.00PM
5.00PM — 6.00PM

Join us on this screening of Being and Becoming | Chua Ek Kay, a documentary that celebrates the artist’s artistic journey and enduring legacy. This exceptional story is told through his family, creative peers, artistic collaborators and close friends. The film offers exclusive and intimate insights into how and why the classically trained artist risked rejection to revolutionize the traditional Chinese ink art form in Singapore.

This screening is presented as part of our Annual Special Exhibition, Shaping Visions, which runs from from 27 September – 15 November 2020.

This activity is free admission, no sign-ups are required.

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Arty Afternoon: Monoprint Landscape

STPI Gallery | Free admission
Sunday 1 Nov, 11.00AM — 4.00PM
Sunday 8 Nov, 11.00AM — 4.00PM

Create a monoprint using a stencil that is pre-cut with shapes that is inspired by Singapore landscape. Participants will use recycled materials such as plastic bags to create a textured print. You can print multiple times on a single paper to achieve layers and outlines.

This activity is free admission and suitable for all ages. No sign-ups are required.

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Screenprinting Workshop: A Rose-Tinted Glass

Friday 30 Oct / Saturday 31 Oct
Friday 6 Nov / Saturday 7 Nov
Friday 13 Nov
10.30AM — 12.30PM
SGD 40 per pax

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Recreate the iconic rose from Beauty and the Beast in this fun and simple workshop. In this activity, you will use the screenprinting method to create an image of a rose inspired by the design elements of a stained glass window. This activity is suitable of ages 7 and above, and is a part of Voilah! France Singapore Festival.

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Papermaking Workshop: My Little Paper Planet

Friday 20 Nov / Saturday 21 Nov
Friday 27 Nov / Saturday 28 Nov
10.30AM — 12.30PM
SGD 40 per pax

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Design your very own planet in this workshop inspired by the beloved novella, The Little Prince. Using handmade paper pulp, you will create and sculpt a mini planet along with its mounts and craters. Expand your creativity in this papermaking workshop and bring home a unique little planet that fits in the palm of your hand. This activity is suitable of ages 7 and above, and is a part of Voilah! France Singapore Festival.

Guided Tours

Guided Tours | English and Foreign Languages

Various dates and times
on Oct & Nov 2020
Free admission

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English Tours:
Thursdays, 11.30AM
Saturdays and Sundays, 2.00PM

Foreign Language tour:
Tuesdays, 11.30AM
Please access our registration form for all available languages

Join a Guided Tour to explore the exhibition, as well as an exclusive look into STPI’s Creative Workshop. Guided Tours of the gallery and creative workshop is conducted by volunteer docents from Friends of the Museum.

Please note that tour participants must register via the tour booking form, with a maximum number of 5 tour participants per group. We regret to inform you that we will not be accepting walk-in registrations.

Guided Tours

Children & Family Tours: Shaping Dreams

Various dates on Oct & Nov 2020
Select Saturdays and Sundays

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Join us on this 30-minute children and family tour titled Shaping Dreams, where you will discover more about the lives and artistic breakthroughs of the pioneer artists featured in our exhibition. Embark on this journey and let our pioneers inspire your dreams!

Explore our exhibition and gain insight into the artworks through our guided tours, led by STPI guides. Guided Tours at STPI are free of charge. This tour is suitable for families and young children aged 7 and above, so come and join the fun!

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Miniature Drypoint Portraiture

Friday 4 Dec / Friday 11 Dec / Friday 18 Dec
11.00AM — 1.30PM / 3.00PM — 5.30PM
SGD 50 per pax

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Hand-print your own retro-inspired mini portraiture using the drypoint technique, a fun method of making multiple prints from a single image. In this workshop, you will learn to sketch your portrait on a plate and create a series of drypoint prints using a miniature etching press.

This activity is suitable for ages 12 and above.

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Ho! Ho! Ho! Handmade print Christmas Paper Theatre

Saturday 5 Dec / Saturday 12 Dec / Saturday 19 Dec
10.00PM - 12.30PM / 2.00PM — 4.30PM
SGD 40 per pax

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Join us in STPI’s Christmas Special workshop, where you will create a festive scene in paper fit for this Christmas season. In this session, you will create unique textures using monotype print, decorate your paper theatre using your very own stencils, and bring to the stage Santa Claus and his faithful reindeer. Build your one-of-a-kind Christmas paper theatre, add your own characters, and let your imagination play on stage.

This activity is suitable for ages 12 and above.

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[SOLD OUT] Collage & Collagraph Workshop — Special Session with Goh Beng Kwan

Friday 16 Oct / Friday 6 Nov
4.00PM — 6.00PM
SGD 120 per pax

This workshop has been sold out.

Join us for a special session with Goh Beng Kwan, who will be guiding the workshop and sharing his expertise on how to collage a printing plate. Inspired by the works of the artist himself, this activity includes constructing of your own printing plate using found materials, and creating prints in two layers of paper stencil and your own handmade plate. This activity is suitable for ages 7 and above.

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Walk-in Workshop: Protective Mask Cover

Daily
Weekdays: 11am - 6pm
Sat: 11am - 5pm
Sun 11am - 4pm

Need a way to safe-keep your mask during lunch? Join us in making a nifty cover that folds with your mask to allow you to store your mask in a sanitary manner. ​This walk-in workshop is an ongoing activity and is recommended for all ages.

The making of each mask cover will require a small material fee of SGD6, subject to workshop space availability while adhering to all necessary safety measures.

Your safety and well-being are of utmost priority to us. Please click here to read our safety measure guidelines before joining us in our workshops. Your participation in our workshops and activities will indicate your agreement to abide with the aforementioned guidelines. We thank you for your understanding.

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Safety Measures — Hands-on Workshop

Following the Government’s most recent advisory, STPI will resume on-site hands-on workshops in August. Your safety and well-being are of utmost priority to us and we will continue to observe SafeEntry guidelines and current safe distancing measures.

1. Before the Workshop
– Maximum number of 5 workshop participants (excluding 1 facilitator).
– Workshop participants must register and purchase the workshop via the STPI Corner Shop website.
– Do arrive 15-mins before Workshop commences.
– Workshops are subject to cancellation based on Covid-19 precautionary measures. Participants will be informed of any workshop cancellation one day prior to the workshop date and will be refunded of their purchase.

2. Commencing the Workshop

2.1. Safe Entry
– All visitors entering STPI Premises must wear a face mask, complete temperature screening and check-in using the SafeEntry system.
– STPI reserves the right to deny entry to any visitor(s) not wearing a face mask, showing signs of illness or having a temperature of 38.0° C and above.
– Participants should use hand sanitisers (available at the reception desk) or wash their hands prior to the workshop.
– Gallery Staff at front desk will provide green stickers to participants after taking their temperature.
– Participants and facilitator must keep their face masks on at all times.

2.2. Safe Experience — Entering the Workshop space
– Participants’ stations will be arranged to allow 1m distance between each station.
– Facilitator is to minimise physical contact while giving instructions to participants.
– Participants will be given their own tools and materials. Participants are discouraged from sharing or exchanging tools.
– Tools will be disinfected after each workshop.
– Public bathroom capacity will be strictly kept to 2 persons.

3. Concluding the Workshop
– Participants should use hand sanitisers or wash their hands at the end of the workshop.
– Participants must check-out using the SafeEntry system.

Guided Tours

Guided Tours and Enquiries

To register for a Guided Tour, please click here.

Complimentary guided tours of STPI are conducted by Friends of the Museums (FOM) docent volunteers. Please note that tour participants must register for tours via the tour booking form, with a maximum number of 5 tour participants per group. Tours are subject to cancellation based on Covid-19 precautionary measures. Participants will be informed of any tour cancellation one day prior to the tour date. Do arrive 15-mins before tour commences.

Your safety and well-being are of utmost priority to us and we will continue to observe SafeEntry guidelines and current safe distancing measures. All visitors entering STPI premises must don a face mask, complete a temperature screening exercise and a health declaration form, and practice social distancing upon entry. STPI reserves the right to deny entry to any visitor(s) not donning a face mask, showing signs of illness or having a temperature of 38.0ºC and above. We thank you for your understanding and cooperation.