1st April – Happy April Fool’s Day!

ArtStories kickstarted the new month with a tote bag painting activity with residents from Florida Condo, Hougang. Gerald Tay and I helped over 50 participants to create their own DIY tote bag designs using acrylic paints and a plain cotton tote bag.

It is very encouraging to have good responses to art activities in Singapore where new families and parents are supportive and positive towards the learning and making of art. It is equally important that as Singaporean Artists and ArtStories continue to reach out to citizens and families to increase appreciation and interest in Art to dismiss the stigmas of Art as a poor and useless skill/tool to have.

Below are pictures of the activity.

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ArtStories is an artistic endeavour which creates meaningful art projects that uses stories, memories and narrated moments with Singaporean Artist, Jacquelyn Soo. Jacquelyn has worked with communities locally and internationally to conceptualise engaging community art programmes that address the needs of the community. She also creates and works with other artists in various Art & Craft workshops for people interested in learning about art and artistic practices. ArtStories welcomes individuals and communities from various walks of life including children, youths, adults, elderly as well as people with special needs or disabilities to work with the artist on custom tailored art commissions, art workshops and selected Art & Craft programmes. Jacquelyn is also a MOE – NAC registered Artist who conducts art training in private and public schools. ArtStories runs art workshops that can be conducted at different locations and can host large groups of participants.

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