By Marge C. Enriquez
There is something comforting about displaying objects from the past. Not only do they evoke nostalgia or a yearning for crafts that no longer exist, but they also lend timelessness to a home décor.
The 59th edition of Manila FAME, a biannual showcase of craftsmanship, design innovation, eco-sustainability and artisanship in Philippine products, will take center stage at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, on March 14-17.
By Raoul J. Chee Kee
The three-day exhibit and sale of museum-quality Philippine arts and crafts (Aug. 23-25) is still over a month away, but the excitement at an exclusive briefing recently for MaARTe 2013 was palpable.
By Tatin Yang
Twenty-nine-year-old Mikko Sumulong of I Try DIY grew up in a crafty home. Her mom loved making crafts, and it was only natural for Mikko to follow in her mom’s footsteps.