Why choose 7879 Clayworks Studio?

Academic & Studio Qualified Ceramic Art Instructors

An art scholar who is trained in Australia, our co-founder and lead-instructor Alvin Tan conducted fine art programmes at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts for over a decade for young learners as well as pottery art courses when he started his own private ceramic studio. With a group of friendly instructors under Alvin’s leadership, 7879 Gallery and Clayworks offers a wide range of fundamental ceramic art courses for kids, adults as well as advanced courses that provide a fully immersive experience of the ceramic art world, enabling anyone in Singapore who are either enthusiasts or appreciator of art.   

Small Group Classes with a Nurturing Learning Environment

A small class size means every learner gets noticed. Learning barriers can be addressed as soon as the instructor sees them giving each learner the necessary attention. Instructor also have the time to get to know each learner, understand their skills and learning preferences. There is now good evidence that small group teaching provides a fruitful environment that optimises learning. Small group teaching provides opportunities for learners to work collaboratively and promotes team-building skills.

1-1 Bespoke Ceramic Lessons with High-quality Learning Interaction

For ceramic art learners seeking high-quality interactions where they feel heard, conversations are almost always student-driven where they have control over the questions they ask and the feedback they receive from their instructor. With a completely safe space to openly share, the peer pressure-free environment encourages learners to be themselves. Progress and mastery of skills are closely monitored, and instructor can keep track of the learner’s success and adjust lesson plans to fully serve the learner.

Creative-inclined & Cozy Environment Suited for Creative Immersion 

From its charming and convenient location at Little India Conservation Heritage area, 7879 Gallery and Clayworks hopes to support both emerging and practising ceramic art enthusiasts and share their works with audiences in Singapore for the purpose of creating more dialogues about ceramic art. Operating with a fully air-conditioned studio, coffee & tea pantry and in-built bathroom facility, students can enjoy essential comforts all at one place. We are also pet-friendly, just in case you are wondering. Latte, our gallery guard dog, is around to welcome.

A Continuous, Flexible Life-long Learning Journey

Learners who have taken ceramic art courses can choose flexibly whether to continue under instructorship or to practise at their own time, own target. For ceramic art enthusiasts wishing to upgrade themselves, speciality masterclass workshops are also organised seasonally to encourage skills upgrade. Learners may also participate in a curated annual ceramic art show held at on-premise gallery to share their creations with the public as well as family and friends.