There’s something about painting together that brings you closer to someone. Art jamming gives you the perfect opportunity to bring out your creative side together with a loved one, while also having fun in the process. Whether you’re looking to have an alternative date night, or want to bring kids along for some quality fam time, here are 10 art jamming studios to consider.
If you thought you could only paint on a standard canvas, think again. Streaks N Strokes lets you paint on T-shirts and tote bags as well. You can even bring plain white canvas shoes to paint on! Plus, you can help yourself to the range of paint colors available to come up with your very own shade. It’s SG$29.90 per person, but come in a group of 6 or more and it’ll be SG$25 instead.
Streaks N Strokes, #06-09, 29 Tai Seng Avenue, Singapore 534119, +65 8687 8884, www.streaksnstrokes.com
For a cozy affair, Arthaus can host up to 14 pax in their studio for art jamming. Besides that, they also conduct unique painting sessions like watercoloring and portrait drawing. If you want to take your skills to the next level, you can also choose to work with a private tutor for guidance so future art jamming session will result in top quality paintings. Prices start from SG$38/hour for kids to SG$42 per pax for adults.
Arthaus, 901 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 589619, +65 9023 0458, www.thearthaus.com.sg
Located right in the heart of town, painting at Café de Paris might seem intimidating with shoppers walking past you and your artwork. But once you’re immersed in your creation, you’ll barely notice anything else! Each booking also comes with a drink, and all materials will be provided. Once you’re done with your artwork, you can let the staff know to attach a strap so you can add it to your home!
Café de Paris, #B1-37, 313@somerset, 313 Orchard Road, Singapore 238895, +65 8120 0889, www.facebook.com/cafedeparissg
Boulevart offers two hours of art jamming at SG$35, but if you reach at their opening time, you’ll get a bonus hour for free. Whether you’re alone or in a group, there are workshops available so you can hone your skills to unleash your inner Van Gogh. Everything from the protective apron to the canvas are provided as well, so you don’t have to worry about anything.
Boulevart, Third Floor, 1 Trengganu Street, Singapore 058455, +65 6816 2866, shop.boulevart.com.sg/pages/art-jamming
What’s great about Art Jam Studio is how beginner-friendly it is. If you and your little one are at a loss of what to paint, they’ve got guided sessions for SG$50 each, where someone will bring you through the basics of painting a template given. On top of that, there is also catered food so you won’t have to go hungry during the two hour session.
Art Jam Studio, #05-10, Trivex, 8 Burn Road, Singapore 369977, +65 6655 2811, www.artjam.asia/artjam.html
If you want to paint while getting some refreshments, you will enjoy the free flow of coffee, tea, and beverages available at My Art Space. For SG$55, your session will also include background music to give you that added boost of inspiration for your masterpiece. The three earliest birds of each day also get a special price of SG$42. It’s right at Istana Park too, so you’ll feel like you’re painting outdoors without suffering from the heat!
My Art Space, Istana Park, 31 Orchard Road, Singapore 238888, +65 6222 1662, www.myartspace.com.sg
It might seem like it’s an art enrichment studio for kids, but parents can also join in the fun at Muzart! They also have art jam sessions where kids and families can paint anything they want with the supplies provided. If you want to practice more, sign up for the workshops dueing school holidays at any of their 5 convenient locations that include Jurong Gateway Road and Northpoint City.
Muzart, #04-329, 135 Jurong Gateway Road, Singapore 600135, +65 6909 0760, muzart.com.sg/art-jamming
The Fun Empire has a wide range of team-bonding activities and one of it is art jamming. Their prices are one of the most affordable as well, starting at just SG$19 per pax. For big groups or office cohesions, opt for the Group Canvas Jamming Package, where everyone work together to paint one giant canvas. What’s more – they also have neon paint so your artwork will be able to stand out in various lightings!
The Fun Empire, Level 3, 5B Guillemard Road, Singapore 399685, +65 6515 4146, www.thefunempire.com/art-jamming
Make art jamming a group activity. Utter Studio only allows a group booking of a minimum of 4 pax, at SG$35 each. It it more fun when there are more paintings to compare with and admire after all! If a standard canvas and 2 hours for your work isn’t enough, you can also extend if for another hour at SG$10 each person. They also have a special art jam session for kids aged 5 to 12 years old.
Utter Studio, 18a Jalan Kelulut, Seletar Hills Estate, Singapore 809035, +65 6612 0508, www.utterstudio.com
Art jamming can be expensive, but you pay as you wish at Artify Studio. The recommended amount to give is SG$35 for each session, and 10% of whatever you choose to pay goes to a charity of the month of their choice. For messy painters, you can even make use of their shower facility after to get rid of any stains or splashes.
Artify, #08-05, Textile Centre, 200 Jalan Sultan, Singapore 199018, +65 9011 1431,