Meet the Makers: Kara Pangilinan of Details Ink

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I make envelopes and cards with hand-drawn designs. It started out with my love for doodling, back in high school. In 2011, Details Ink only offered those stationery sets but, I’m happy to say that we’ve branched out a bit, incorporated some graphics into the […]

Meet the Maker: AJ Pangilinan of Sunday Paper Co.

Posted by on Aug 22, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I own a paper + supplies brand called Sunday Paper. We make simple paper goods that are simple + functional + worthy to be shared. I’ve always been obsessed with paper (anything beyond 100gsm brings me so much joy!) so when I decided to quit […]

Meet the folks who make being Makers a whole lot easier: Anna and Andrea of Craft Carrot

Posted by on Aug 21, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What is your craft-related business? How did you get into it? Craft Carrot is a specialty retailer that provides quality arts & crafts tools for hobbyists, artists, and DIY enthusiasts. We started the business because we wanted to fulfill an arts & crafts need that we ourselves have experienced. Is this your full-time business? If […]

Maker’s Market at the 10th Global Pinoy Bazaar: Concessionaires and Activities

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in News | No Comments

And here we go!  We’ve got the list of concessionaires for all three days (August 22-24), plus the schedule of activities!  Come, invite your friends and family to the Maker’s Market at the 10th Global Pinoy Bazaar for a weekend of handmade love!  This happens this weekend, at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. […]

Meet the Makers: Amy Colanta & Leonardo Dy Dumalasa

Posted by on Aug 20, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? We make natural soaps to care for the most sensitive of skins. I got into the business through my partner, Leony. It has, so far, been a fits-like-a-glove marriage of his extensive experience in making soaps and my creative perspective as to what customers need […]

Meet the Makers: Pia Suiza of Crafts with Soul

Posted by on Aug 19, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I do image transfers on wood and decoupage home/office accessories. I’ve been crafting ever since I was a kid (paper mache and clay) but it was only about a year ago when I stumbled upon a decoupage workshop. I fell in love with the technique […]

Meet the Makers: Tish Hautea of SQooiD

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I carve designs on rubber used for decorating clothes, cloth, letters, invitations etc. I got into this craft business because when i was in college we were taught print making, after that i got hooked. I also do this because I get to encourage people […]

Meet the Makers: Angel Anastacio of 400 Lux

Posted by on Aug 16, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I make art necklaces with epoxy pendants; wire jewelry, bead jewelry, as well as crocheted jewelry. Are you a full-time crafter? If not, what is your day job? No. I am a Project Officer at Gawad Kalinga under the Office of the Vice President for […]

Meet the Makers: Wendy Patricio of Papel de Pinay

Posted by on Aug 15, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I make papercut art. The themes vary from song lyrics to Harry Potter quotes to family trees. I got into it after attending a workshop by Hey Kessy last year. Are you a full-time crafter? If not, what is your day job? I’m not a […]

Meet the Makers: Airees Rondain of aireescreates

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014 in Meet the Makers, News | No Comments

What do you make? How did you get into it? I’ve been making handmade paper invitations since 2001, mostly weddings. It was born out of boredom during my difficult pregnancy. I wanted to learn website design so I posted my previous works as a graphic artist. I got invited to a bridal fair and as […]