Art in Wetlands

Sharing nature through art

Paint along with Pui San 30 DEC 2018 December 25, 2018

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Dear friends, 2018 was a busy year for my volunteering at National Parks. However the events held regularly at Sungei Buloh Wetlands and Botanic Gardens kept me much in touch with  Nature physically and in my capacity as Chairperson for Friends of Sungei Buloh.

My passion in painting Nature has not diminished in any way. My biggest ever art exhibition called Beyond Gingers was held in SBG from 14 April to 7 July 2018, with almost 14,000 visitors.  And a Limited Edition coffee table book on this exhibition would  soon be published and made available at Nparks. All proceeds would go to the Garden City Fund.

To round up this year Art in Nature activities, I will be conducting the last outdoor art session for this year on 30 Dec 2018, at Sungei Buloh Wetlands.

We meet and sketch at the Main Hide at the Wetlands Visitor Centre (the old Neo Tiew Entrance) from 9 to 11am on SUNDAY 30 DEC 2018.

You are most welcome to join us for this year end  appreciation of Nature through your creative expression of our beautiful wetlands. You may bring any art materials you have.

Posted here is a sketch ( with a brush pen) from Boardwalk Shelter #3.

Cheers and a Happy 2019 to you, and hope to see you at Sungei Buloh.

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Nature Sketching at Botanic Gardens September 1, 2018

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Paint along with PuiSan August 22, 2018

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This Sunday 28 August we will meet at the ApiApi Lab at 830am, have a briefing there  and weather permitting go outside to explore the coastal forest, all the way to Eagle Point to do or nature sketching. Bring along  any art materials  you have and have fun learning to translate the wetlands in your own special way.

See you at the New Visitor Centre at  Sungei Buloh Wetlands on 28 Aug Sunday at 0830am.

Posted here is a graphite sketch of my favourite croc at the reserve. I call him Alex.

 

Artists get-together at Sungei Buloh Wetlands August 1, 2018

Does nature inspire you? Ever felt a burning desire to create art projects and dust Sungei Buloh with your magical artistic touch?

Gather your fellow artist friends and come join us for an artist get-together on 4 August (Saturday) at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve! We’ll go on a walk and be inspired by nature for possible art projects around the reserve!

 Here are the details:

Date: 4 August 2018, Saturday

Time: 9am to 11 am

Location: SBWR, Visitor Centre, Kranji Way Entrance (60 Kranji Way, Singapore 739453)

 Kindly RSVP with the number of guests and their names to florence_sim@nparks.gov.sg

 Best regards,

Florence

 

 

Nature Sketching at Botanic Gardens 21 Jul2018 July 21, 2018

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Beyond Gingers.. Tham Pui San’s Encounters with Nature May 16, 2018

Its over a month ago that this art exhibition was launched. It will still be on show till 8 Jul 2108.

Am glad to know that it is well received by the general public visiting the Botanic Gardens and also those who specially wanted to view the exhibition. An estimated count of 3000 have seen the displayed artworks so far.

I shall be conducting a guided tour for the public this Sat 19 May, at 9am at the gallery.

 

Nature Sketching at SBG 17 Mar 2018 March 17, 2018