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Happy new year 2018!

Jan 7, 2018

It’s been almost 4 years since I’ve updated this blog. Kind of shameful really! I guess over the past 4 years I have been sucked in to the Social Media black hole of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. So why am I even bothering to write this? Who will read it? How many likes will it […]

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Genius in passing, RIP Adam Tan

Nov 19, 2014

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I recently heard about the passing of talented artist Adam Tan, 23, from New Zealand. He seems to have produced a body of work that would take most people a life-time to accumulate. Scrolling through his tumblr, one can see the varied and original nature of his works. Then you notice the black dot. Then you […]

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Phases of change

Nov 18, 2014

Many thanks to Facebook and Twitter for stagnating this blog. Today I alighted at one of my old stations in a part of town where I lived for 8 years. Immediately memories of my way of life in Japan came flooding back to me. I decided to break my time down into Phases to try […]

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Halloween 2014

Oct 31, 2014

The wife and I ended up dressing up as Guardians of the Galaxy. Mask is a custom build by the wife, makeup also by wife. No one knew who the hell we were supposed to be! This movie is not so well known in Japan.

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Got Married!

Jun 21, 2014

Kyoko & I tied the knot! Many thanks to everyone who joined from far and wide!

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Steven Universe T-Shirts

May 6, 2014

Some new Tees up in the Store. There’s TankTop variants and ladies sizes too! Gimme Nine! Steven X-Ray

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I ♥ Shibuya

Nov 26, 2013
I love shibuya

Fig 1.a – I ♥ 渋谷 goods Buy Orignal Tees, mugs etc Literally could not find I ♥ Shibuya branded goods in Shibuya or Tokyo, so I made them! Have sold a few mugs, but can’t exactly say the demand is overwhelming. In any case, if you need to get your Love for Shibuya on, […]

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New Prints available: Leica & Polaroid.

Oct 21, 2013
leica & polaroid prints

Leica & polaroid prints up in the Store.

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New Japan Camera Hunter Tees

Sep 28, 2013
japan camera hunter

New Japan Camera Hunter Tees

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UK 2013

Sep 15, 2013

Decided to take a break to the UK to visit my Mum. Took a detour around Stonehenge on the way. I’ve not been outside Japan in 8 years…!

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