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Stamp Addict

So stoked that my stamps are featured in the April 2015 Printmaking Issue of Uppercase Magazine! The writeup reveals my favourite stamp carving tool. πŸ˜›     I love making stamp collections. Whenever I carve stamps for fun, I…

Easter Egg Challenge

I can’t remember the last time I was in Manila for the Holy Week holidays. The crafter in me is geeking out with the possibility of all this free time with my art supplies. πŸ˜› The challenge this weekend…

Crafted: Frame Loom Weaving

Once upon a time, the weave on my frame loom was 3 inches tall. πŸ˜› Like many of my craft projects, this was a little experiment, so finishing it right away wasn’t at the top of my priority list.…

Macro MacramΓ©

I’ve been experimenting with different types of weaving, and for a recent shoot for Lifestyle Network Global, I thought of challenging myself by trying out macramΓ©. MacramΓ© is the art of knotting rope, string, or cords in a specific…

Leafing & Weaving with Gold

Instead of new shoes (like my husband :P), my suitcase full of new art supplies from our trip. Every morning, I pick out something new to try. (Having something to do at 2am was really helpful while fighting jetlag!)…

Stone Clay & Basket Weaving

Every morning for the past couple of weeks, I’ve been experimenting with new materials. This week, I played with some self-hardening stone clay. I used this type of clay before when I taught kids through my summer art school…

Download: August 2014 Printable Calendar

Carved these patterned raindrops for the August 2014 Calendar. It’s obvious that I’m addicted to carving rubber stamps, but my favourite part is the actual printing to create repeat patterns. πŸ™‚ I also used this sleek calendar stamp that…

Tiny Succulent Stamps

In between meetings, I played with some leftover stamps. A little creative exercise.Rubber blocks from Craft Carrot. White stamp ink from HeyKessy. A succulent garden! πŸ˜› The biggest succulent is 2cm tall. Succulent alphabet on kraft paper…

Mermaid Stamp Set

Summer is ending, but my long trips out of town are just about to begin. Thanks to visiting relatives and friends getting hitched, I have reason to escape and live on the beach for a bit. A mermaid and…