it was a good weekend

I have been quite apprehensive about joining bazaars early this year due to several factors. One was the fact that I wanted to take a leap from hand stamped to screen printed purses but taking time to produce the new items proved difficult. But everything finally came together towards the end of April. The first two weeks of May saw a shift and refocus in our studio efforts. And we were rewarded with handmade items that embodied everything Thimblecap: whimsical yet practical, screaming stinkin’ cute but subtly showcased in Earth colors.

And last weekend, we were able to launch the new screen printed purses at the Art Market of the Behance Portfolio Review Cebu.

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midnight mini maker’s market

 

Another handmade fair in Cebu! How awesome is that?

Seriously, too awesome for words and anyone interested in selling or buying handmade should check out the Midnight Mini Maker’s Market happening this month. Click the photo below to check out details:

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There will also be several workshops at the 2-day event. Will post details and sign-up forms soon.

 

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the beach in 3d

And by that, I don’t mean the movie with Leonardo DiCaprio. I am referring to 3D cardboard letters. That spell BEACH.

This is what I was making a couple of days ago. This was a craft commission for a baby shower. On top of BEACH, I also made 3D cardboard letters that spelled BABY. And a wee 3D cardboard fish, too.

Here are some process photos:

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