chinese lion lantern workshop

Date: 17 & 18 Dec (Sat & Sun), 29 & 30 Dec (Thurs & Fri)
Time: 12pm - 6pm


Learn to make soy wax scented candles.  You can create hand-made gifts or make a business out of it.

At our soy wax candle workshops, you can create your own candle in a group setting. You'll get to choose from a variety of different fragrances each with their own benefits, explore different ways to customise your candles and design them as uniquely as you are!

Soy wax Scented Candle, all-natural soy wax candle and luxurious fragrance, it's the perfect way to make any room feel like a paradise.

About the instructor:
Annie Lin who is well known in the wellness industry founded Anaya Retreat in 2019.  Anaya Retreat is regularly featured in the media such as Honeycomber, Straitstimes, Zaobao and online social media.

Anaya Retreat, as a give-back to community especially for those who have recently lost their jobs or under-employed, decided to expand it’s spa line into  conducting classes on making candles.  This is to help people to start a home grown cottage business in making a craft that they can sell.  The fast growing candle making business globally will allow successful students to start an online home based business that is not just economically viable but the end product also provides consumers with calming mindful wellness in these pandemic times.

Date : Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Time :1pm / 3pm
Duration: 2 hours
Venue : Yue Hwa Chinatown Level 1 (side entrance along Upper Cross Street)

For each workshop, you will be making 1 ice cream and 2 macarons candles.

*we will be contacting you directly to arrange your preferred workshop time slot.


This candle workshop for kids uses palm wax, without the need for heat melting process.  There are various colours and designs for your kids to choose from and let them get creative!

Date : Every Sunday
Time : 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm
Duration : 30 min
Venue : Yue Hwa Chinatown Level 1 (side entrance along Upper Cross Street)
Age Limit : 4 years old & above

*we will be contacting you directly to arrange your preferred workshop date.


Date : Every Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Time : 5pm
Duration : 2 hrs
Venue : Yue Hwa Chinatown Level 1 (side entrance along Upper Cross Street)

$299.60 (4 lessons)

There is growing interest in porcelain painting and it is quickly becoming really popular. People love the art of producing decorative effects on a piece of porcelain plate by painting it with enamel colours. In this porcelain painting workshop, you will learn the painting skills and create your own porcelain art piece. The porcelain plate will serve as a meaningful ornament for the home or as a unique gift for loved ones.

  • Understand porcelain painting tools and colours
  • Learn basic painting techniques on porcelain plates
  • Make your own piece of porcelain artwork

  • Every Thursday 11.30 - 2.30pm
  • Every Sunday 1-4pm
  • Venue at Yue Hwa Chinatown Level 3 Culture Department
  • Material fee of $50 - 150 to be paid separately

*Please contact Culture Department for registration.

  1. Choose your preferred workshops from the list below.
  2. Add to cart & do online checkout.
  3. Create an account if you do not have one.
  4. Select "Pick-up at Chinatown store" as the delivery address.
  5. For choice of delivery, a $12 delivery fee will be imposed if total order does not exceed $80.

*You will receive an email confirmation upon successful payment.
*Registrations are on a first-come-first-serve basis.
*All confirmed participants will be notified via email/SMS.
*In case of overbooking, we will refund the cost of the workshop.
*Workshop is conducted in English & Mandarin unless otherwise specified.

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