Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Watercolor+Calligraphy at Makeshift Society SF

There is something quite liberating about drawing with a calligraphy pen. Your mind wanders off to places while your hand draws out each stroke. Slight imperfections are okay. There are no rules on when to apply pressure on the strokes, and when to release. Simple doodles are taken to a whole new level :P

On December 9, I'll be teaching Watercolor Calligraphy at a workshop in Makeshift Society SF, fusing two of my favourite techniques! We'll be mixing our own colors, playing with washes, inking over them, and experimenting with masking fluid.


Makeshift Society SF
235 Gough Street San Francisco, CA 94102

Friday, November 14, 2014

For the Little Girls in Your Life: The Sugarcane Shop

Get something for the special little girls in your life from Sugarcane's brand new online shop

Inspired by travels with her globe-trotting toddler Amelia, designer and mom Ria Faust breathes life into Philippine handwoven textiles with these adorable dresses, vests, and turbans for little girls.

Visit the Sugarcane Shop
and follow them around the world through @SugarcaneSF on Instagram.

P.S. A few weeks ago, I carved these stamps for Sugarcane's packaging!