Monday, March 31, 2014

Craft Contest 2014!


KIDS!
This is the theme of Milk Carton Design Competition 2014.
Create your own design for KIDS using milk cartons! It can be an animal or cartoon character shaped box, blocks or games to play with, or a simple craft design for kids to make!!!

Feel free to contact us for any questions. We are looking forward to having lots of fun designs from YOU!

Participants All Reiyukai Members

Submission Deadline Sunday, May 31, 2014

Submitted work must be turned in to the instructor’s house or Reiyukai America Pasadena Center, with a description of your purpose or idea (English/Spanish: 35 words)

Contact Information Instructors of each activity area or Reiyukai America (626)356-8055



Friday, February 21, 2014

Winners of “Photo Frame” Milk Carton Design Competition

The Oriental Fusion Handcraft is proud to present our 3 winners of the "Photo Frame" Milk Carton Design Competition 2013!!! Congratulations to the 3 winners, we'll see all of you again for the next competition!

Here are the winners...

Classical Elegance Award - Gabriela Martínez Hernández (Mexico)
Awarded for its decorative presence, this piece reminds us of a classical time where elegance and beauty brought grace to one another. It is fitting that the memories of loved ones take the center of this frame since those memories are same ones centered deep within our heart.

Great Craftsmanship Award - Ma. del Carmen Hernández de Kurata (Mexico)
Refined with precision in mind, this craft took great focus into creating something that was not only practical but also aesthetically pleasing to the eye. The simplistic nature along with its structural integrity, this craft could be used for years to come keeping memorable goods safe and secure.

Multifunctional Award - Ana María Laura Pérez Bello (Mexico)
Convenient for daily use, this unique one-of-a-kind craft serves as an ideal place to hold business cards, paperclips, pens, post-it notes, erasers sharpeners, and a vase for holding flowers. Its multifunctional design composed in harmony with the warm picture of family means that this craft will be remembered and cherished like any member of the family.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

New Location !!


Oriental Fusion Handcraft is proud to announce its first new location in Hawai’i. Come and show your support this Saturday! Bring your family, friends and neighbors.   Here are the details:

When: Saturday, February 22, 2014 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Where: Picnic Area at the Hawaii’s Plantation Village
           94-695 Waipahu St, Waipahu, HI 96797
Contact: Noriko (808) 276-4091
Cost: $3.00 Material Fee + $2.50 Membership Fee


Don’t forget to like us on Facebook !


Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OrientalFusionHandcraft

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

CRAFT CONTEST VOTING CLOSED

“Picture Frame” contest Voting is officially closed!

You are free to continue to Like and make Comments, however all votes from this point will be taken and we will soon present to you our winners.

Thank you to all of those who entered the contest and thank you all that voted and left comments. Your participation allows all of us to enjoy the magic of the Recycling Handcraft Workshop!

Stay connected with us for the announcement of the winner!!

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

CRAFT CONTEST FINALIST!

English: Dear friends!!! We are proud to present the 9 amazing original crafts that are participating for 2013 Milk Carton Design Competition! Help us to choose the winner! Your vote will count! "Like!" up to TWO favorite crafts! Comments are welcome as well! Share with your FB friends too! 

The voting will be until February 10, 2014!

Spanish: Queridos amigos!!! Con alegría les presentamos a las 9 manualidades originales y estupendas que están participando para el Concurso de Diseño con Cartón de Leche 2013! Ayúdanos a elegir la ganadora! Tu voto cuenta! Haz click "Me gusta!" a DOS de tus manualidades favoritas. También no olvides de compartir con tus amigos del Facebook. 

Podrán votar hasta el 10 de febrero, 2014.

Please email us at -  reiyukai.usa@sbcglobal.net

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English: I  was inspired to find a use for the square milk carton bases that are always discarded while making crafts at the workshop. While searching for the answer, I ended up with an excellent result with how to use in them making picture frames.

Spanish: Me inspiro el aprovechar las bases de las cajas ya que siempre son desperdiciadas. Pensaba que se podría realizar de esas piezas y me dio un excelente resultado en los portarretratos.


English: This tower of picture frames displays multiple pictures of loved ones which is great to use if desktop space is limited. The top box frame can be used to hold writing instruments such as pencils and pens.

Spanish: Portarretrato múltiple para espacios pequeños. Tenemos en uno, a las personas importantes y en otro a un lapicero.


English: This picture frame was developed to fulfill the need of having a box filled with recycled paper to record my notes. It was created from an empty bottle of softener and a finished box of cookies.

Spanish: Este portarretrato surgió de la necesidad de tener a la mano una caja con papel reciclado para apuntar recados, hecha de bote de suavizante de ropa y cartón de galleta.


English: Placing a loved one’s picture inside a frame creates a symbol of everlasting love. A bond of love so strong that I will keep and cherish forever.

Spanish: El tener a alguien querido y poner su foto en un portarretrato es crear un fuente vínculo de amor, ya que siempre lo tendré presente.


English: My “photo project” theme entry is about a young couple with two children. Family pictures are displayed on tree branches with colorful flowers encompasses them. The clam shells represents hilly or bouldered looking land with cottons displaying a winter scenery.

Spanish: Mi proyecto para el concurso de “Portarretrato” se trata de una pareja joven con dos hijos. Las fotos familiares están colgadas en las ramas del árbol, rodeadas de coloridas flores. Las conchas de almeja representan la tierra como aparentando unos cerros, cubierta de algodón, recreando así un paisaje invernal.


English: This picture frame emits a shining sliver essence along with a touch of original classic Mexican design.

Spanish: Portarretratos que imita el brillo de la plata, el diseño clásico mexicano y un toque de ingenio mexicano.


English: This is the most beautiful way to show the world the wonders that can be created with using recycled material that would have been thrown away in the trash. Reminding us that anything can be transformed, making the world into a better place.

Spanish: Es la forma más hermosa de demostrarle al mundo, las maravillas que se pueden hacer con material reciclado que se tira a la basura y que todo se puede transformar, para cambiar a un mundo mejor.


English: This picture frame is ideal for an office or on top of one’s desk at home. It has multiple uses holding business cards, paperclips, pens, post-it notes, erasers, sharpeners, and as a vase holding flowers. Most importantly, it is used to see your loved ones every day

Spanish: Este portarretrato es ideal para una oficina o tenerlo en casa sobre el escritorio. Su utilidad es múltiple como porta cartas, clips, lapiceros, postits, gomas, sacapuntas, florero y lo más importantes, para ver a los seres queridos.


English: Good memories are the backbone for your life in the future, and what better would it be to have them delicately framed for all time.

Spanish: Los buenos recuerdos son el sostén para una vida futura y que mejor que enmarcar con delicadeza para tenerlos presentes en todo momento.

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English: Dear friends!!! We are proud to present the 9 amazing original crafts that are participating for 2013 Milk Carton Design Competition! Help us to choose the winner! Your vote will count! "Like!" up to TWO favorite crafts! Comments are welcome as well! Share with your FB friends too! 

The voting will be until February 10, 2014!

Spanish: Queridos amigos!!! Con alegría les presentamos a las 9 manualidades originales y estupendas que están participando para el Concurso de Diseño con Cartón de Leche 2013! Ayúdanos a elegir la ganadora! Tu voto cuenta! Haz click "Me gusta!" a DOS de tus manualidades favoritas. También no olvides de compartir con tus amigos del Facebook. 

Podrán votar hasta el 10 de febrero, 2014.

Please email us at -  reiyukai.usa@sbcglobal.net