Upcycling Project: ReHabitat

Course Overview


Do you know what is the difference between recycling and upcycling?

Come and join the students as they share how you can start your upcycling journey apart from simply putting items in the recycle bin. Discover how you can upcycle simple daily items to make beautiful home decorations. Through the session, you will learn how to make rope twines from old clothes and make these twines into a decorative pot planter. You will also learn to use these twines to make useful household items such as laundry baskets or simple storage baskets. Sign up today!

Note: Participants will have to prepare old clothes, scissors, glue gun/UHU glue, cardboards/jars/plastic containers, duct tape and potted plants (optional) for this course.

Do look at the pre-requisites list below for more information. 

Course Duration

31 May 2022 (Tuesday), 2.30pm - 5.00pm

Total Training Duration (Hour)

2.5 Hours over 1 Session

  • 50 years old and above
  • Singaporean or PR
  • Must be able to understand and converse in simple English

  • More information will be given to you once you are successfully registered
  • Participants must prepare these materials for this session:

1) Old clothes (e.g. T-shirts, Jeans or other fabrics)

2) A pair of scissors

3) Strong Glue (e.g. glue gun or UHU glue)

4) cardboards/jars/plastic containers

5) Duct tape

6) Potted plants (optional)

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

This is an online course conducted via Zoom platform in collaboration with students from Chung Cheng High Yishun.

Additional Notes

• This is a 1-session online course.

• Please note that this is a basic course.

• All participants have to turn on their device's camera during the session. As such, only participants with devices that have video capabilities are able to attend this online course.

• All pictures shown are for illustration purposes only

• For enquiries, you may contact 9296 3500. Our operating hours are Mondays to Fridays (excluding Public Holidays), 9.30am to 5.30pm.

Course Fee Payable
Original Fee w/o GST w GST
Course Fee
Fully Subsidised
Individual Pricing (Fee payable to Training Provider) w/o GST w GST
ILP Subsidy (Please Select This) $0.00 $0.00

Please note that prices are subject to change
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