Monday, March 21, 2011

A glimpse of one of Singapore's few surviving dragon kilns

Image credit: Carolyn Lim

Did you know that somewhere in this urban island, lie one of the last few surviving dragon kilns in Singapore? Where is this dragon kiln? Would this rare surviving dragon kiln survive in a rapidly changing world where at times heritage from the past disappear in the name of progress?

Find out more by reading my post titled "A visit to the Thow Kwang Dragon Kiln Firing event 2011".


goldilocks said...

i was keen on pottery and visiting the kiln but it's kind of inaccessible...

oceanskies79 said...

Goldilocks: Dear pal, it is rather inaccessible. I wonder if it helps to think of visiting the kiln as visiting a place that is somewhere near NTU? It's remote yet achievable.