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Intermediate Woodworking: Box Making

Increase your woodworking knowledge by making a small wooden box! This is a table saw-centric woodworking project, using crosscut and other jigs to make a box. In this class, you will learn how to make proper miters and making a lid with handle. Safety orientation...

Doodle Art Workshop

Come join visiting artist Mamta Singh for her special 4-hour workshop on the complete basics of Doodling. This workshop aims to give new ideas and inspiration to everyone who wants to be able to express themselves better!  The objective of this workshop is to impart knowledge on...

Palm Leaf Weaving

There is so much more to make from the palm leaf aside from the Holy Week Palaspas. Discover “Puni” or the dying Filipino craft of palm weaving into many shapes and forms with Rheeza Hernandez. She will be coming all the way from Bulacan to...

Living Scripts: Buhay ng Sulat ng Hanunuo, Buhid, Tagbanwa at Palaw’an

Do you know that there are indigenous writing systems which are still being used up to today?  These systems are found in the islands of Mindoro and Palawan.  The Hanunuo use their writing system to write poetry called the Ambahan on strips of bamboo which...

Basic Beadwork : Peyote Stitch

A piece of bead-woven jewelry, with its intricate matrix of shapes andcolors laid out in neat rows like a brick wall, can be totally gorgeous. But also: daunting to make! You might think it’s just too challenging to even try. There are ways to build...

Scented Candle Making

Learn to make your own scented candles using natural beeswax and fragrance oils, and get to blend your own scents.  At the end of the session, you’ll get to take home 3 hand-poured candles of your own! We’ve got a couple of sessions happening this...

Pastillas Pabalat Papercutting

Ever wonder how the intricate paper packaging of pastillas is made? Learn from Ate Naty, a master Pabalat paper cutter, who will be coming all the way from Bulacan to visit our studio just to teach this art! Available session date for February at our workshop space at Unit 302,...

Brush Calligraphy Flourishing and Embossing

Learn the basics of calligraphy, and start with the brush! In this fun workshop with Gaya of GCrafts, you’ll be introduced to the proper use of a brush pen, as well as the letterforms that go with the beautiful visual cadence of brush script.  You’ll...

Basic Paper Engineering

Make paper pop up, slide, and come alive!   Learn the basic techniques in the art and science of paper engineering. Create your own pop-up cards and moving artworks with easy-to-build kits and step-by-step guidance from internationally recognized Paper Engineer, Amy Lopez Nayve.   In...

Sew a Zippered Pouch

Started on that sewing journey, but need more of a push?  We’ve got you covered!  In this Sewing Basics session, you’ll learn how to make your very own zippered pouch!  A pre-requisite to joining this session is attendance and completion of our Basic Sewing Machine Operation...

DIY Melt and Pour Soap Making

Try out the easiest form of soap making in this fun session of Melt and Pour!  Pick and choose from an array of decorative molds, colorants, fragrances and herbal additives for a fun afternoon of soap making! This session happens on multiple dates! Check out...

Basic Pottery

Dive into the wonderful world of Pottery! This Basic Pottery workshop will be facilitated by the talented artist Iori Espiritu. This is a one-day workshop focusing on handbuilding/ slabmaking techniques. You will learn how to make functional wares like mugs and/or plates and also your...

Ishinomaki Small Furniture Making

Make your own small furniture inspired by the Ishinomaki stool. With the guidance of 2 carpenters from Lamana and Craft MNL’s resident woodworker, you can build your own side table, stool, step up, etc. using off cuts discarded from larger furniture pieces. With specific parameters,...

Ishinomaki Stool Making

Learn all about the ISHINOMAKI furniture-making method, and make your own ISHINOMAKI STOOL. The ISHINOMAKI STOOL was specially designed at a series of furniture-making workshops intended for locals and primary school students, in collaboration with the US furniture company Herman Miller. Members from Ishinomaki Laboratory examined what was missing...

Introduction to KonMari

Begin the new year with a decluttering spree!!! This month, we’re delighted to host an essential life skills workshop on organizing and decluttering the KonMari way!  More than just a method of putting objects and your space into order, the KonMari Method is rooted in...

DIY Carpentry

By popular request–this is the beginning of more DIY carpentry projects we’ll be offering at the studio!  For this session, you’ll learn how to build your own beer/tool caddie! In this session, you’ll learn: How to measure and safely cut wood by hand How to properly...

Basic Leathercrafting

Perfect for beginners, this class by Soul Flower, aims to equip students with the basic tools and techniques that will allow them to create a wide variety of leather objects. List of MaterialsThe workshop kit includes: 2mm hole puncher 10mm button snap setters 9mm rivet...

Gawa Gawa: A Fragrance Blending & Candle Making Workshop

We’ve all been struck by the mysterious connection between memories and aromas. How do perfumers create such distinct scents that so instantly draw feelings and emotions? What inspires them? Can I do it myself? “Scents have a power of persuasion stronger than that of words, appearances,...

Cold Process Soap Making

Learn to make your own natural soaps the traditional way, using all-natural ingredients!  In this session, you’ll learn to make soaps using the cold process method, which tackles the following: Handling lye Computing your own recipes Using different base oils Scenting using essential oils Using...

Basic Wood Working

Learn the basics of this essential craft by working on one of the best woodworking projects to start with for beginners–the cutting board! This basic woodworking project provides experience in commonly used shop tools (table saw, jointer, planer), allows you to learn different techniques, and...

Basic Sewing Machine Operation

It’s time to get that sewing machine running!  Learn how to operate a sewing machine, and get to make a simple first project of a reversible drawstring bag!  Session fee is PHP 1,750 inclusive of all materials and use of equipment.Each student will be using one Brother JS1400...
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