15 October

Maker Profiles: Meet and Andrei and Sheina of Hocus

Apart from being Collective co-habitants, the creative duo of Andrei and Sheina (a.k.a. Hocus) showed us the exciting possibilities of screenprinting, and well, the general joy of just working with your hands.  Apart from printmaking, they enjoy putting together custom bikes and have taken to horticulture (we all wish more plants would survive in our […]

13 February

The Difference Between Rubber Stamping and Rubbercut Printing

As we begin with our rubber stamping class with Alex this weekend, some of you might be a bit confused.  Rubbercut printing…rubber stamping…aren’t they the same thing? Well, not quite.  Though they both are forms of relief printing (prints based on inked, protruding surfaces–that are usually carved), there’s a bit of a difference when it […]

6 November

13 Days of Christmas!

We’re spreading the handmade love! 🙂 Craft MNL comes to your neighbourhood, as we’ll be having handmade gift-making sessions across 7 lovely locations around Metro Manila. Always wanted to gift handmade, but in need of time, space, materials and guidance? These sessions are perfect for you. The sessions, which cover glass etching (and preserve making), […]