Category Archive: Illustration

Oliver Jeffers – Inspirational Illustrator

Who here does not know Oliver Jeffers? or his work? If you don’t then read on. If you do, you can skip this blog update, as it will be boring. =D Because I… Continue reading

Maleo Birds – The new symbol of love

Maleo birds are very loyal and faithful to its partner, once they have a partner they will stick to it. They do everything together. Should their partner die they would stay single until… Continue reading

Baduy, Real Green Living – Indonesian Book Review

This book is a beautifully illustrated documentary of the life of Baduy People.  I think there should be a book like this for every traditional tribes in Indonesia. Baduy, Real Green Living is… Continue reading

Nawilla by Reda Gaudiamo – Indonesian Book Review

Love this book. It is charming, well written and funny. It reminded me a bit of Astrid Lindgren’s – Six Bullerby Children , and Dorothy Edwards’ – My Naughty Little Sister. If I… Continue reading

Bags, Cushion Cover and Prints – Tulisan Jakarta

From everything that I bought in Indonesia, these are my favourite things. They are so beautiful, from the print and design to the details of the packaging and finishing touches of each item.j… Continue reading

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Not on a Friday – Brunei

Don’t visit Brunei on a Friday ! I should have known this, but as you may know by now, I always visit places at inappropriate times. This is due to them being a… Continue reading

Sambal and Kecap – Chilly and Soya Sauce

When you go to a restaurant or other eating establishment in europe you are always supplied with salt and pepper. In indonesia however, you are supplied by the condiments that is sambal and… Continue reading

Cool Indonesian Things 1 – Tulisan

So, I am going to go home next week. I really want to see Indonesia in a more appreciative eyes and look for cool things. I am therefore collecting a list of things… Continue reading

Book about Moomin, Mymble and little my – Illustration Inspiration

Tangent you say? well not really, just want to share illustrations that inspire me, more of what I aspire to be or really ‘ Damn it why am I not that talented?’ I… Continue reading

Kecapi – the fruit i missed

I can’t believe I forgot this fruit when I was listing the fruit that we get in Indonesia Maybe because this one is slightly more rare. You can hardly get them in supermarkets… Continue reading

Happy Weird Friday – Pizza tasting seaweed

The shop in China town gave me this for free. Although it is weird it is quite nice, that I might buy it again.

Papaya, mangga, pisang, jambu – Indonesian Fruit

Pepaya, mangga, pisang, jambu, berasal dari pasar minggu, Disana banyak penjualnya Dikota banyak pembelinya. This is a children song, translated Papaya, Mango, Banana, Jambu, from Pasar Minggu (a big market in the South… Continue reading

Collision Coffee aka Kopi Tubruk

Collision Coffee (not Coalition ) aka Kopi Tubruk 😀 is how before Starbucks came Indonesian drink their coffee. A traditional way. I suddenly wanted to drink Kopi Tubruk the other day. Using the… Continue reading

10 things you need to know about Indonesia

We have 17,508 islands that makes us the largest country in the world that consists of islands 15th largest country in the world in terms of territory – UK is no.80 It is… Continue reading