Blackcabbit's World

Bit by bit, the Blackcabbit crafts its nest of DIY handmade art and illustrates a kingdom of doodle critters to beautify the world she lives in.

Meeting Hello Kitty in Seibuen Amusement Park

I am pretty sure that spring is already here – the start of the dreaded hay fever season. The temperature is still cold (around 10-15*C on average days) but my body had … Continue reading

March 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

2017 Nengajo Draw Result!

The 2017 Nengajo Draw Result was out since 15th January, but I only managed to go to the post office today! This year, we got two winning nengajo for the … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 · 4 Comments

Chinese New Year Craft in Chirimen-styled

Chinese New Year is just round the corner and I managed to give our living space a festive feel, just by adding a Chinese character Fu (福). The word, which … Continue reading

January 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Japanese Traditional Crafts – Kimekomi

The last few days of 2016 , I was rushing to complete a New-Year-themed DIY Chirimen kit. I managed to finished the hanging decoration on Omisoka. I love it! Most part … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Have an EGG-citing Year in 2017!

Dearest Friends of Blackcabbit, A Japanese New Year e-card (Nengajo/ 年賀状) for you, for the year 2017. May the Lord bless you and your loved ones with tons of goodness and … Continue reading

January 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Simple DIY Toilet Roll Doll with Changing Faces

Christmas is over but I have a little gift for all the teachers. I did this with my ESL class last week. I was teaching them feelings (emotions), as well as … Continue reading

December 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Teaching Parts of the Face and Emotions

I came across Mr. Printables’ DIY toy with changing faces and immediately loved it. It would be a fabulous idea to use that to teach my class on parts of … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · 2 Comments