Botanical Watercolour Art– Wishbone Flower (Torenia fournieri “Little Kiss Rose Picotee”)

Make a wish upon a wishbone flower as you detail the intricate parts of the bloom in our first ever in-house botanical watercolour art workshop. Grown in-house by our team of horticulturists for the annual Christmas display – Poinsettia Wishes, the wishbone flower is known to symbolise happiness and charm!

What you will learn:

  • How to transfer a drawing to watercolour paper
  • How to mix watercolour paints
  • Basic watercolour techniques
    • Wet on wet
    • Dry brushing

Workshop materials include watercolour paper, watercolour paint palette, and pencil and eraser.  

This workshop is part of the Colours in Bloom Deluxe workshop series.

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Date & Time

Sat, 11 Dec 2021

1.30pm - 4.30pm

Workshop Fee


(Fee is inclusive of workshop materials)

Friends of the Gardens enjoy 10% off workshop fees! Find out more here.


Ficus Room, Active Garden


About the Trainer

Sharifah developed her curiosity for botanical art while she was studying for her degree in horticulture 4 years ago. Her main focus is on watercolour but she occasionally dabbles in pen and ink botanical drawings as well. Other than botanical illustration, she enjoys exploring nature and photographing plants during her free time.


  • Workshop confirmation and details will be emailed to participants after registration closes.

Registration Closing Date: 6 Dec 2021

Important Notice:

In line with the latest government guidelines, the workshop will only be opened to fully-vaccinated persons. An individual is considered fully vaccinated if he/ she has:

  • Received the full regimen of Pfizer-BioNTech/Comirnaty, Moderna or WHO EUL vaccines, with an additional two weeks for the vaccine to be fully effective,
  • Fully recovered from COVID-19,
  • Obtained a negative result on a pre-event test taken in the past 24 hours before the expected end of the visit.

The workshop is not suitable for children aged 12 years and below.

Participants are required to provide proof of their vaccination status via the TraceTogether app before entering the workshop venue.

Participants are required to wear a mask at all times, including during photo-taking.

Colours in Bloom Deluxe Workshop Series

Colours in bloom

Get creative with floral arrangement and botanical craft and experience nature in a new and refreshing way!

Watch this space to know more about our upcoming Colours in Bloom Deluxe workshops.