Creating change, one tribe at a time
Artribe: Our Goals
Creating a society that cares, and one that we can envision growing old in
Providing a space to help others grow.
"We rise by lifting others!"
Building a circular programme with impact that extends beyond
Artribe: Our Work So Far
May 2019 – Present
spent "recruiting" seniors, organising art sessions, planning, coordinating, packing, and teaching since its inception in 2019.
In 2020, during the Circuit Breaker period of COVID-19, we unlocked a new achievement! We pivoted to online classes and taught the seniors how to use video call for the online sessions.
In 2021, we've formed our third and fourth tribe!
packaged & sent to seniors.
watercolour, palette, canvas, paper, reference images, art tools (i.e. brushes, palette knives, pencils, erasers, tape)
conducted within Artify Studio for seniors to learn & meet regularly as a hobby group.
Since May 2020, all sessions have moved online due to COVID-19.
reached & impacted — made new friends and picked up new skills.
Read more about our Artribe Anecdotes here.
Our third batch of seniors were recently recruited in May 2021!
The 8-week watercolour programme for the third tribe is currently under way.
Classes for the fourth tribe is targeted to begin end-June/July.
Artribe: You can help too!
Our work so far has centred around organising art sessions for senior citizens (age 65+) in Singapore as a way for these aging individuals to foster a sense of community while picking up new skills.
More funds mean more seniors get to join the programme, and we might even be able to reach other groups of people too!
Beyond the numbers, the stories of folks in our Artribe push us along, and let us know the work we do is worth it.
From helping seniors sleep better, to paving way for a new purpose in life, it has been a joy using our craft to build a community, and here's why: