Thai artist paintings in a calendar

Thai Calendar of beautiful painting by Siam Exchange Bank

I came across a reasonably well preserved calendar from Siam Exchange Bank for the year 1997 (Thai year 2540). It consists of Buddhist art painting and it is themed as Symbols of Dhamma Mahajanaka. From the style of the painting, I think it could be from Ajahn Chalermchai Kositpipat (เฉลิมชัย โฆษิตพิพัฒน์) whose work I greatly [...]

Ang Pau packet designs from Singapore banks

Here are more ang pau packets design if you need ideas in designing ang pau packets. Nowadays more and more companies are giving out free ang pau packet designs. The challenging part is the designing – to come out with a design that is unique, eye catching and something that would be remembered. Above are [...]

I let go my ambition to be a crafter to work in corporate and build blogs

In this article I would share with you my journey- why I gave up my teenage dream to be a crafter and instead channel that creative energy in my corporate job. The job not only pays a reasonably well salary but enabled me to help many others. One of my ambitions was to make a [...]

Divisions of Craftsmen in Thailand

Thailand is rich in its cultural art and intricate designs. This is evident when you are visiting the temples in Thailand – where the design differ from one temple to another. This year, Kasikorn Bank’s table calendar showcases the 10 divisions of craftsmen in Thailand. The description is written in Thai language but from the [...]

Does your working place impact your productivity and creativity?

I believe that our work space have influence on our productivity and creativity. Each and every one of us have a certain setting where we feel we are at our most focused and productive best. Some people find that they work best when they are at a cafe like Starbucks. Some would work best in [...]