Boxful of Candies during the Third Baguio Craft Fair

Boxful of Candies during the Third Baguio Craft Fair

Written by Dumay Solinggay What makes a creative event successful? There’s an ineffable vibe that organizers of events consciously or unconsciously create. This “feel” is usually an immaterial product of the vision of the organizer. A “feel-good” event is something...
Girl Power is the Fuel to Baguio’s Craft Scene

Girl Power is the Fuel to Baguio’s Craft Scene

At last year’s Craft Fair, we featured two women who take great pride in their work of copper wire jewelry and watercolor painting. We continue the tradition this by paying tribute to even more of the women we have befriended in this year’s Craft...
The Second Baguio Craft Fair : Creative Minds on Parade

The Second Baguio Craft Fair : Creative Minds on Parade

Last 2016, we attended the first ever Baguio Craft Fair, and as promised, The Knitting Expedition is at it again with the Second Craft Fair, bigger and better, with more stalls, more workshops, and more crafters and craft-lovers. This year, the fair was held at the...
#DiscoveringLocal at Artisans Weekend

#DiscoveringLocal at Artisans Weekend

There’s no doubt that our beloved City of Baguio is rich and overflowing in culture, art, food, music, and just overall fun. And lucky for us and everyone who love trying new things and supporting everything Baguio, all of those things came together in one...
Workshop Central: Baguio’s Newest Skill Sharing Community

Workshop Central: Baguio’s Newest Skill Sharing Community

As the popular the proverb goes, “Give a man a fish and you’ll feed him for a day; teach a man how to fish and you’ll feed him for a lifetime.” And this is just what Workshop Central aims to do… metaphorically, of course. Spearheaded by...
Busy Hands at Baguio’s First Craft Fair

Busy Hands at Baguio’s First Craft Fair

It’s arts and crafts galore for all ages at the first ever Baguio Craft Fair. The event, held at Canto, Arellano Street from March 19-20, 2016, was spearheaded by the Knitting Expedition, which sells knitted goods by women from Ifugao. Don’t their hand-knit plush toys...