Artist Quick Draw (2nd Qtr) : Paulina Ortega

Paulina Paige Ortega is a true Filipino global talent, and that’s why we’re thrilled to feature her work as our quarter spread. She has worked in Manila, Singapore, and now Sydney as a graphic designer, illustrator, and all-around creative person. Her destination is not the only thing that’s diverse, but this adjective rings true for her work … Continue reading

Artist Quick Draw (March) : Iori Espiritu

We’ve known Iori since we were young and although she has always been a creative individual, we’re so happy to see her become a unique artist treading her own path. The photograph of her one-of-a-kind mugs inside the Slate 2015 speaks volumes about her – unpretentious, peculiar, and original. Learn more about Iori (even her … Continue reading

Artist Quick Draw (February): Vanessa Augustin

For 2015, Slate aims to feature various kinds of artists from different parts of the world. With this in mind, we couldn’t have chosen a better creative person to kick off this year’s slew of talented artists.  She is one of the many Filipino talents who are being recognized globally, but still is not one … Continue reading

What’s Inside Your January JuiceBox?

Another version 2.0, but this time, of the super-cool Painter’s Box! What’s inside this time? Check it out!   1 – MADISI + SAKURA ACRYLIC PAINTS We’re giving you two brands to try out! Acrylic paint has a wide range of applications. It can be used on canvas, paper, wood, leather, etc. The colors are … Continue reading

What’s Inside Your December JuiceBox?

We loved this JuiceBox so much we had to assemble another version! 1 –  HAHNEMÜHLE D&S POCKET SKETCH BOOK This pocket-sized D&S Sketch Book is the best companion for the on-the-go creative. Its sturdy black cover protects the thread-sewn white sheets. Thanks to its 140gsm paper, it offers the ideal surface for drawings with charcoal, … Continue reading

Slate 2015 Planner

The Slate Planner is already half a decade old! ★ This 5th edition celebrates a counterbalanced perspective of life and experiences, and monthly themes are driven with oxymorons. The Slate 2015 Planner is an ode to contrast, filled with broad spaces, peppered with a generous helping of trivias, films, quotes, life hacks, and creative activities … Continue reading

Slate 2015 Contributing Artists ★

The Slate Planner is already half a decade old! We’ve traveled a mighty long way from Slate just being an idea, to becoming an actual publication, to what it is today. So much has changed, yet some things have stayed the same. With the upcoming 5th edition, the Slate Team wants to continue showcasing visual … Continue reading

Artist Quick Draw (September): Lei Melendres

  Lei Melendres is an all-star. Let us tell you why. Aside from being one of the most popular doodle artists in the Philippines, he is also a stalwart supporter of the doodle movement. You see in his work (check out his Doodle Float inside the pages of Slate September 2014) how dedicated he is to the … Continue reading

What’s Inside Your September JuiceBox?

Make that standing standee stand out! Here’s what’s inside your September JuiceBox: 1 – 3D LETTER STANDEE Make your own monogram with this 8-inch 3D carton letter standee. Paint it, wrap it, draw on it – it’s up to you. It stands up on its own so it’s perfect to put on your desk, display … Continue reading

What’s Inside Your August JuiceBox?

Some of the team had so much fun zigzagging the shophouses along Singapore’s Haji Lane (read about our adventure here). As we perused the quaint little shops along the colorful street, we noticed there were cats all over the place. Aside from the cats hanging out outside the door jambs or on top of store … Continue reading