I've opened an Etsy Shop for my watercolor digital printables about two months ago. If you like to use clip art, print your own stuff, or find it a hassle to digitize watercolor stuff, you check it out: Tubigan Watercolors. In case you're wondering, "Tubigan" means to add water in Filipino. I'm not really good … Continue reading Etsy: Tubigan Watercolors Sale!
Tokyu Hands seems to have a store in the major areas of Japan. We visited the one in Shibuya and the store was unexpectedly HUGE! I only planned to buy waterbrushes but the five floors of special interests were just too interesting to ignore. There's a whole floor for paper products, stationary, journals and pens. … Continue reading Tokyu Hands Art Haul
While there is not enough Kaonashi in japan, Ghibli shops are still full of interesting merchandise and is worth visiting for a fan. There was shop on the topmost floor of the museum. (More on the museum here.) But I wouldn't recommend it.There was just too many people. The line was ridiculous. I only bought … Continue reading Where to buy Ghibli Stuff
From where I come from, claw cranes aren't treated with any respect. They're filled with cheap toys and it's next to impossible to get them. I've tried them once, got angry and completely ignored them thereon after. I have also been told beforehand that they actually work in Japan, meaning you can actually *gasp* get … Continue reading The claw!
I don't think it's a race issue. I'm not even going to tag this under Japan. It's an issue on manners. I'm not Japanese and I find him rude and insensitive. Throwing a Poké ball stuff toy at stranger riding the bike on the street with a camera pointed at his back is rude in any country. … Continue reading Opinion: Don’t be like Logan Paul
The whole Japan trip started because there was a really seat sale going to Nagoya. Honestly, I would have preferred to land in Tokyo or Osaka but Nagoya was close to Shirikawa-go and it was a good transport hub to go to other places and Japan. I really really really wanted to go see the … Continue reading Harry Potter in USJ
Don Quijote had an assortment of everything. I saw sushi erasers, face masks, Halloween costumes, plates, shampoo, chocolates and a lot of other stuff all cramped into a few floors. Most of the stuff felt or looked cheap. Some of them were actually cheap. The shampoos and conditioners we've used in our airbnbs seem to … Continue reading Shopping in a Don Quijote
Work happened and I have honestly regrettably forgotten about this blog. But I made something I wanted to give out there for free. Here's a free printable calendar I made for 2018. Download the pdf here. Obligatory and possibly useless (I am a obvs a bad blogger haha) advertisement, the galaxy watercolor whales are from my … Continue reading Freebie: 2018 Calendar Download
A little bit in love with this pillow case from pinterest https://www.pinterest.com/pin/237072367867616634/
A quick google will tell you that Nagoya is well connected to different regions in Japan. I was surprised after further googling that Shirikawa-go is accessible from Nagoya.