Weekly Photo Challenge: Textured

When was in Kalibo, Aklan in 2000, I got an impulse to buy bags at the local market as souvenirs for that trip. I remembered seeing various designs, colors, shapes and sizes of bags made in Abaca material (Manila Hemp) in dozens of stalls. [The local government of Kalibo really helps its craftsmen to promote…

Basura Exotica

I went to an Agri-Fair 2011 here in Tubod, Lanao del Norte yesterday and saw a lot of nice displays of the ‘beauty and bounty’ of the province. I particularly stopped by the shell-themed booth of  Bacolod, LDN.; it featured recycled materials such as plastic bottles and paper as handmade jewelry and accessory or as decorative…