Bakery47 x Misa Kanno

This 3D croissant card was born based on the discussions with Bakery47 – my first collaborative project! The croissant cards are only sold at the bakery – which makes this wee card so special. Inspired by Bakery47’s croissants which I love and papers from a […]

“Pirate Ship”

One day I was catching up with some orders on the table – alongside me I found my 3-year-old daughter started working on her own wee origami project. I would try to teach her how to fold very simple animals but she refused and then […]

wee favour boxes.

I’ve recently received a fresh pack of spring-coloured papers from Tokyo.. Just wanted to explore new folds and came up with these boxes.

8 pointed-star origami.

Originally, this 8 pointed-star was created as part of Artstore Made in Glasgow – and now – back at home cheery brightening our tree up. Made with 8 square papers.

Yorkhill Children’s Hospital.

While I was hospitalised due to meningitis for 3 weeks, how much I have wished for doing some arty workshops.. based on my own experience, I have decided to venture out to the Yorkhill to provide one-to-one and group workshops for children and young people. At […]

St. Aloysius’ College, Glasgow.

I was so honoured to have been invited as a visiting artist to carry out practical workshops at St. Aloysius’ College, Glasgow. This school has a Japanese club led by then an art teacher Mrs. Datlen – I was welcomed by a group of very […]

Artstore Made in Glasgow

Delighted! to have been selected to be featured in the whole left hand window at Artstore as part of Made in Glasgow for November 2014. This work took me to a totally different level to work/design a window display and create festive cards and mobiles […]

kasa / umbrella

this one has got a few inspirations/history behind it. again, it represents ‘my favourite’ glasgow rain but this time i folded an umbrella using an upcycled glasgow common wealth ’14 brochure. on my last visit to my home – tokyo – i found my old […]