Category Archives: mixed media

Pop-Up Practice

Thinking of various books to make this summer and I’ve always been interested in making a pop-up book. I like the challenge of the pop-up and because I didn’t know anything about it I bought a book. There’s a lot … Continue reading

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Birthday Zine Update: Mai Nichi Mushroom Cover

I’ve almost got the cover completed. I want to add a fox behind the mushrooms or looking up at them as if they are gigantic. I used the illustration I posted about yesterday. I scanned the sketch and then applied … Continue reading

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Short Review of “Japanese Manga, Anime and Games Exhibition” at The National Center of Art Tokyo

The show is running now until August 31 and tickets are 1000 yen, photography is not allowed on the exhibition. I have mixed feelings about this show. I’m a manga, anime and game fan and I was really excited to … Continue reading

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A Tragic Cookie Romance.

While working on other posts, I got the urge to make a stop motion video. I know. Squirrel!-like attention span. Luckily, I remembered some old footage I’d taken using an app called Stop Motion Studio and I put it together … Continue reading

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Star-Fold Book

I’m trying different book binding techniques for submissions to the Tokyo Art Book Fair. This effort measure 4.5cmx 4.5 cm. The six page book uses photographs of my snowflakes. The cover is made by recycling a Starbucks bag. I’d like … Continue reading

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I’m Hosting a Workshop at Tokyo Spidering Show at Hagiso Gallery

Tokyo Art Byte is holding their first group show called Tokyo Spidering at Hagiso Gallery in Yanaka in Tokyo. I’m really excited to be part of this group. Members range in age and media types but really come together to … Continue reading

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Most Useful Glue Ever!

Have you ever wished that you could make your own Post-it type notes? Or maybe you wanted to glue something on but still be able to take it off? I just found a really nice tape-style glue that does the … Continue reading

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