As someone who’s been making art as a living for around three years now, it’s been relatively hard to source art materials for my projects here in Manila. I always go abroad to get my art fix: usually in Singapore or Japan, because I have...

Hi! I haven’t been posting any work updates recently on the blog, but just so you know—I have a lot of announcements in the coming months before I leave for school. :) One is this: my new book, The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and...

Just a quick hello to say that we’ve moved! After almost two years of planning and construction (I’d like to think it’s my mom’s personal project), I’m so happy we finally got to pack our bags and move into this new house. I have no experience...

Okay, a disclaimer: I am by no means a fashionable person nor am I a fashion blogger. HAHA. I got a request from one of my readers if I could talk about my personal style on the blog, and I realized it’s a nice break...

I'm not sure how to start this post. If you've been reading my blog since 2014/2015, you'd know I always go to La Union for some specific reason. But for the first time (ever), I didn't have any particular agenda when I booked a trip to...

I was looking through files from previous talks as I'm currently writing a speech of sorts and at the same time, working on the contents for my new book. I found this "You start by not knowing" slide hiding somewhere from a previous talk I've...

One of my non-negotiables when traveling is visiting museums. Most of the people I’ve traveled with know this—it’s been an essential part of my itinerary ever since I started to venture out into exploring new places. I still remember my first museum visit in Musee de...