Fun with faces

December 7, 2018 08:40 am

If you are planning to gift your friend a quirky and unconventional gift for his/her birthday, look no more. Khwappa Cartoons, a product/service company based in Kathmandu, is here to help. Started in 2016, Khwappa Cartoons creates eccentric cartoonized version of different faces, mainly as per their clients’ demands, and prints them on cups, badges, frames, and cushions. You can get a sense of their rising popularity by the 1200+ followers on Instagram and an equally impressive number of likes on Facebook.

Have you ever thought that the receipt you just got handed from the supermarket could be your canvas, and even an exhibit in an art studio, framed and all? Me neither. Luckily for us, Yoon Sinmo, thought the less common, more creative idea! Born in Korea, Sinmo, now 36, has always been passionate about drawing.

Eighteen-year-old Sujan Nepali makes and sells photo frames for his living. A permanent resident of Sindhupalchowk, Nepali moved to Kathmandu after the 2015 earthquakes damaged his house

Flattering frames

December 15, 2017 09:04 am

Be it summer or winter, you need a pair of sunglasses when you step out. It not only does the obvious i.e. protect your eyes, but also adds an extra oomph to your ensemble and the best part is that you can slap on a pair of sunglasses when you think you aren’t looking your best and hide behind them.

Three frames of life and death!

December 9, 2016 23:00 pm

He was dead and gone and had become a dodo.  Death comes for everybody, and he was not an exception. You never know when and how death arrives at your front door, and thwarts your beating heart, leading to a moment of numbness and to nothingness after that.