DIY: Chalkboard Sign


DIY, Yellow Hauz

We have added a new drink and all day meals in Yellow Hauz‘s menu so I did a little chalkboard sign and displayed it near the counter. Chalk is a little bit tricky. It’s simple yet messy. So here’s a little DIY chalkboard sign if you want to make some for yourself.  What you’ll need: • Blackboard {I […]

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January 30, 2014

Instagram Sunday #47


Instagram Sunday

It’s Sunday once again, can you believed it? I can’t. My mind is still back in Cagayan de Oro where I was just sitting having my coffee and doughnut in J.Co’s. {1} That’s me doodling. {2} That’s what I’ve been doodling about. You can read it here. I’m thinking of adding that section in my blog. […]

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January 26, 2014

Doodle Friday


Artisan Life, Design Projects, Fun Stuff, Happenings

Spent my morning yesterday in a different workspace. But of course with my usual cappuccino plus a doughnut. Yes, with a doughnut. I’m here in Cagayan de Oro and I’m doodling inside J.Co’s busy doughnut shop. Ahhh, loving the smell of coffee combined with the sweet fillings of dougnut. This is what I came up […]

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January 25, 2014

Valentine Cards


Artisan Paperie, Design Projects, Fun Stuff, Shop

Few more days and it’s already February. And we know this month is a love month. I designed some valentine cards for your sweet little notes to your loved ones. I used watercolor and a marker then made the final design digitally. It’s printed on a #250gsm matte paper with transparent envelope to see the […]

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January 21, 2014

Katha Magazine x Artisan Planner


Inspirations, Press, Resources

I got an email from Aya of Katha Magazine that she wanted to include my planner in their next issue. Boy I feel so flattered! Remember when I was just reading their last issue? Now, my planner is featured on their 3rd one. And their latest one is super duper a must read. You can fine […]

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January 20, 2014

Instagram Sunday #46


Instagram Sunday

Hello friends… it’s a cold Sunday here in Davao. I woke up late and it was raining. In the afternoon, my friend, Bang-bang’s baby turned one and it was such a cute birthday party. In the evening, I had some drinks and sound trip with Miguel because I wasn’t able to experienced Sinulog. Another thing […]

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January 19, 2014

A Cath Kidston Story


Inspirations

Seriously, time is flying so fast. I can’t believed it’s already been a week after my Singapore trip. Anyway, with that short vacation I had, I get to visit Cath Kidston’s store while walking in one of the malls there. In the store, they been showing a video of how Cath Kidston started and I […]

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January 17, 2014

Inside my sketchbook


Design Projects, Fun Stuff

My designs are normally done with the use of a computer and a printer. But before I lay them down digitally, I grab my sketchbook and pencil first. The frustrated illustrator in me tries to draw the ideas that I have in mind before it slips away. True enough, nothing beats the old style of […]

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January 16, 2014

Instagram Sunday #45


Instagram Sunday

First instagram for this year, woohoo! How’s your 2014 so far? I started pretty quite productive, although there are still some lapses, but I’m taking it easy yet productive. {1} Yellow Hauz has now an instagram and twitter account. Do follow us @yellow_hauz and be updated on our latest happening. {2} Having some me time with a […]

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January 5, 2014

2014 Printable Calendar


DIY

I love searching for printable calendars online. It gives me different choices, not to mention it’s free and handmade plus I get to see more lovely blogs out there. Internet can be overwhelming. You’ll find so many beautiful printables calendars out there. Let’s start off with the ones you can write your special occasions and activities on […]

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January 2, 2014

Resource: 2014 Desktop Wallpaper


DIY

Even up to this time, I still haven’t figured out how to make a desktop wallpaper. I’ve thought of watching a tutorial, but I think it will take up so much of my time. So, in the meantime that I have not figured it out yet, here are some my selections for this month. From […]

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January 2, 2014

Crafty Notes for Sandy and Opet


DIY

After christmas, my sister left for Canada to be with her husband. I was a bit emotional but Sandy and Opet had been in a long distance relationship and I know they deserved to be together after their marriage. So instead of feeling sad for missing my dear sister, I feel happy that this year, […]

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January 1, 2014

Instagram Moments


Instagram Sunday

I’ve been seeing around on instagram about this #memostatigram that I got a bit obsessed figuring out how to have my own version, haha. You know how crazy I am with instagram right? Finally, I figured it out and so here’s my best moments from 2013. Click this link so you can see the video. If you’re wondering […]

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January 1, 2014

Happy 2014


Artisan Life, Happenings

Happy new year everyone!!! How are you celebrating your first day of 2014? I am simply enjoying the art of doing nothing in Yellow Hauz. Our new year’s eve was celebrated in a very simple way too. Boyfriend came to visit before dinner time.Then after, mama and I went out to my grandparents house. As midnight […]

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January 1, 2014