NATIONAL ARTS COUNCIL

NAC-AEP Programme Details

Excursion
Visual Arts

Programme ID: AEP0618176

Let's explore the dragon kiln!

- OUTLINE -

Visit the oldest surviving dragon kiln in Singapore, watch a live demonstration on the potter wheel, watch a 15mins pottery related video and get your hands dirty with clay! (NO ART WORK - Only experience)

At the end of the day, students bring home an activity booklet and stickers.


- LEARNING OBJECTIVES -

By the end of tour, students should:
1. Learn about the history of ceramics in Singapore
2. Get to tour the dragon kiln, understand the historical value aspect of it and learn about the kilns' work and science behind the structure
3. Understand and learn the process of pottery by hands on exploration
4. Watch a 15 mins pottery video which consists of pottery process, firing process, different types of pottery, different techniques of pottery making.

- DETAILS -

Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle (85 Lorong Tawas S639823)

Pre - School

English / Mandarin

2

1 Hour ( 45mins tour and 15mins free and easy)

20

None

- COST -

per Hour

$18+gst (Before subsidy)

Schools may use the Tote Board Arts Grant to subsidise the programme cost. There is a subsidy of up to 50% of the programme cost for mainstream schools, and up to 70% of the programme cost for Special Education Schools.
The Tote Board Arts Grant is not applicable to pre-schools. NAC partners selected pre-school centres to receive funding to purchase Pre-School AEP.

The following programme is approved under NAC-AEP 2019/2020 until 31 December 2020.


- CONTACT -

- Thow Kwang Industry Pte Ltd -

Stella Tan

98239271

pottery@thowkwang.com.sg