#TypeKita: A collective effort for creative souls

  As someone who recently rediscovered her creative streak as a means to combat stress, I a more than glad to lend support for initiatives that’s all about the arts.  One of the events i am most looking forward to is the Type Kita Exhibit happening on December 12 and 13 at the former BoschContinue reading “#TypeKita: A collective effort for creative souls”

My favorite things (Week 2): Of pen and brush addictions and all things artsy-fartsy 

October and November are Strategic Planning months. For corporate slaves like me, these are the months when times are usually  spent stuck in a board room while the rest of the office leadership contemplates our next move for 2016.  In my case, this post has been burning holes in the draft for two days alreadyContinue reading “My favorite things (Week 2): Of pen and brush addictions and all things artsy-fartsy “

Markers, pens & watercolor

Reviving my interest in hand-lettering and calligraphy is one of the best things I’ve done. While it does take time away from my writing and blogging, I found that I am more relaxed and happy when playing with my pens and practicing hand letterings. I’ve devoted my Saturday night as hand-lettering days. I am stillContinue reading “Markers, pens & watercolor”

Hand lettering practice sessions – 16 August 2015

Today is a good day – I managed to get an early start from my very long list of to do’s at work. I finished two reports and checked my work emails. After laboring on work related matters for almost the rest of the day, I managed to squeeze in some practice sessions for handContinue reading “Hand lettering practice sessions – 16 August 2015”

Because the pen will always be mightier than the sword 

  Days like these when my 8 to 5 have been slowly killing me from the inside, I have come to find refuge by going back to the things I love when I was still in Kinder – arts and crafts.  My hoarding of Pens is now on its all-time high, with me not beingContinue reading “Because the pen will always be mightier than the sword “

Battling away stress with Calligraphy and Adult coloring books 

For the past two weeks, I have decided to adapt a more positive vibe on how I approach stress. Before I used to be so antagonistic and negative whenever I am thrust in a stressful situation.  Realizing that the negativity is affecting no one but myself, I have decided to take a different approach. OfContinue reading “Battling away stress with Calligraphy and Adult coloring books “