Crafted By – Season 2

We’re back with a new season of Singapore’s artists and craftspeople – this season we hang with spoken word poets, aquascapers, dancers, learn about the Singaporean accent and talk roasting with artisanal coffee cafes.

Our second series of Crafted By will feature new episodes every 2 weeks. How many? We’re not sure – join us for the adventure and find out! Please subscribe to be notified whenever there’s a new episode available. If you’re listening on Apple Podcasts, do take 5 seconds and give us a 5-star review: it really helps people find our podcast. Thanks!


All Episodes

Crafted By – The Three Waves of Coffee in Singapore | S2E4

The Rule of Three Exists in Everything: think of comedy, photography, showbusiness. It also applies in the world of coffee, which has experienced what is accepted as The Three Waves. In Singapore, the Three Rules come with a twist: Kopi.  We talk with 5 artisanal coffee cafes – Nylon Coffee Roasters, PPP Coffee / Chye...

Crafted By – The Quick Brown Fox Jumps Over the Lazy Dog | S2E3

“The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” is a pangram, a sentence with all 26 letters of the alphabet. Font sellers love this sentence since it showcases all 26 letters in one go. This is a podcast, so how things look don’t matter as much as how things sound, and we became curious...

Crafted By – Be Spoke | S2E2

Give this episode’s guests a mic and an audience and they’ll fuse the wonder of words with the power of performance. The Spoken Word Poetry scene in Singapore is alive and well, with multiple events happening throughout each month across the island. I talk to 9 poets here about (a) how a layperson can know...

Crafted By – Aquascaping | S2E1

We kick off our 2nd season with a literal deep dive in the world of aquascaping and the huge influence of Takashi Amano and his company Aqua Design Amano. The hot trend in home aquariums is to focus on plants and hardscape (rocks, driftwood, etc.) to create a serene submerged world. We talk with the...