Educator Training Programme

A half-day programme with education staff at Singapore Botanic Gardens. We shared about our work with natural pigments and fibres in Singapore, and the different ways we extract inks from plants at the Ethnobotany Garden. It was a hands-on and enjoyable session as we try to weave the science and practical knowledge behind this practice.  […]

Tracing Ripples Community Art

We were asked by Ng Teng Fong Community Hospital to co-create an artwork with some of their patients and the students from Commonwealth Secondary School. Based on our first location recce at NTFGH, we were quite taken by the rooftop greenery and fish pond outside the dementia wards. We were told that one of the […]

With City Sprouts X PCF SparkleTots

In celebration of the opening of the new Sustainability Centre at City Sprouts, we were commissioned to conceptualize and co-create an art piece with the preschoolers at PCF SparkleTots @ Radin Mas! The six preschoolers were so adorable and wonderful to work with! We showed them how to forage for earth pigments around City Sprouts, […]

Botanical Inkmaking Workshop with STPI Gallery

Inspired by artist Charles Lim’s and botanist Boo Chih Min’s previous work “SEA STATE 9 : proclamation garden”, Wild Dot was asked to conduct a site-specific inkmaking workshop using plant species that thrive along reclaimed coasts at Changi Beach.  Participants were invited to engage in the craft of noticing, harvesting, and working with natural pigments […]