Hold-ma-Paper

This post is coming very late in the day, but April 2017 bought forth the discovery of a brilliant Indian specialty store completely dedicated to arts and crafts (already appreciated during my previous post). One of the few places in the city where you are allowed to get lost in your own world – it…

The Circle of Flights

Seeking out some patterns in happy optimistic wishlists.  Completely HASHTAG-Random.  

The real use of Comic Sans

The new specialty store discovery and its secret society (dedicated to arts & crafts) required me to learn a whole lot of new words – all which sounded foreign and intimidating. Catering to a group of almost professional crafters, my initial reading of community posts took me back to the first time I had picked up…

I-Light-Icecream

Super-quick completely random craft: 1 empty shampoo bottle.. systematized brainwashing via 10 secs D.I.Y FB GIFs.. and a genuine love for ice-cream leading to fun ice-cream lamp! With chalk paints and acrylic sprinkles…  

Pump IT!

Great expectations: One of the first attempts at a comic.

AniMeme :)

They say some jokes write themselves. Despite a strong Meme addiction over the past few years, this is the first time when a set of pictures have ‘begged’ me to create my own memes. And in this case, the Memes did create themselves. This wonderful hilarious collection of comedy wildlife photos is definitely the BEST…

Out-of-Syllabus Travel

Coming from a family which was consistently bitten by the annual Indian middle-class travel bug, I was always familiar with vacations and travel. This travel used to be well planned, carefully budgeted with an aim to see as much as possible anywhere we went. Somewhere the now-hip FOMO was ingrained and intense care was taken…

Baking the Pokemon. 

‘Grown ups drink their coffee, do their grown up things.. But kids?! Kids listen!’    – Phoebe Buffey This was my first cake for an actual kid.. to be cut for a kiddie birthday party.. and it was a fairly intimidating task! This road to completion for this cake was especially exhausting. It was just […]

Simple way to make 2-D Fondant Characters

Fondant cake toppers are beautiful to look at and more importantly can be made ahead of time, so you always have some room for creativity. This is a basic method which worked really well for me using the simplest of tools: What you need: Rolled fondant – I prefer marshmallow or store-bought* Gel Colors –…