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Filipino Artists Shine at Art Mod Fair

Filipino artists shine at the first art mod fair at the Sm Megatrade Hall 2 in Mandaluyong City . There were over 100 Filipino artists involve in the fair.

organizers and exhibits of the fair

ART MÖD Fair aims to build up the world of Philippine modern art by opening its doors to a wider audience, engaging more Filipinos from all walks in life to appreciate and experience visual art in its various forms.

group photo

Ms. Elane  Jose Bobadilla exhibit and company

a short press conference was held by the organizers of the art fair, among the invited organizers and exhibits are Mr. Joe Datuin, Migz Salazar, Boysie Villavicencio.

Don Mikel Fumar –

Don Mikel Fumar is an illustrator of artsy postcard. He had about half a dozen postcards which he sells at Php 50.00

Eidee Co

Eidee Co started painting when she was 3 years-old .

Angono Artists Association

Ang Buhay at Hugis sa Paete 

The group brought paper machie products, wall decor , carved statues and paintings.

Boysie Villavicencio 

Grupo Sining Angono 

Blanco family 

Ronnie Lim

Mr. Joe Datuin exhibit

I have known Mr. Jose Datuin artistic works from his wife Ms. Imelda Datuin , She would tell stories about his husband art works.

Bahay Sining

Guiller’s Antiques and Collectibles 

doodle art participants 

There are also art workshop

June 9 – Painting Portraits with Majenta Ocampo
June 10 – Basic Calligraphy with Arlene Javier
June 11 – Watercolor Florals with Carla Chua

Websitehttp://www.artmodfair.com/

The fair and show will run until this sunday ( June 11, 2017 ) . Entrance fee is Php 100

HortiKultura Filipina 2018

Philippine Horticultural Society Incorporated in partnership with Quezon City government , Quezon City Memorial Circle administration will be hosting HortiKultura 2018 from February 3 to 11, 2018

 

For exhibitors, sponsors , event partners will be announce soon. There is an active Phsi FB for those who wanted to get information about the show and exhibition.

There will be an organized tour which will be composed of bloggers, media and students on February 3, 2018 saturday from 8:00 am until past 12noon.

Highlights of the 16th Mango Festival at Eaton Centris

Agri-Aqua Network International  ( AANI) in partnership with Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry (BPI ), Bureau  of Soils and Water Mangement, Ramgo Seeds, Bayer Philippines, DOST -PCCARRD , Eaton Centris among others presented to the public the 16th Mango Festival from May 12 to 14, 2017.

16th National Mango Festival 

Mango is among the top 3 tropical fruits which is a dollar earner for the country. This is according to the Department of Agriculture report.

Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University  L-R Mr. Oscar S. Guerrero Jr. MMSU Nursery Plant Propagator, Ms. Mercy R. Gaño Science Research Specialist and Ms. Bella Gervacio -University Research Associate

Don Mariano Marcos Memorial States University   also had different kinds of mangoes and mango by-products for sale.

There are about 50 stalls selling fresh mangoes, fruit trees, mango products, fertilizers, plastic pots, foods and there is an area in which free seminar and talks are held.

different mango varieties 

Aside from the popular varieties like Carabao , Indian , Pahotan , There are other mango varieties like Jakarta, Roso, Valencia.

different by-products which includes wines 

different kinds of mango by -products which include mango piyaya, mango bisocho biscuits, mango ketchup, mango puree, turrones de manga among others.

mango tree seedlings and other fruit trees for sale

Villar Sipag at Tiyaga Foundation 

Office of Senator Cynthia Villar L-R Ms. Micah G. Vergara, Ms. Iris May D. Azcarraga, Roselyn Rubia-Enriquez and Sherill Ann Del Rosario.

Villar Sipag at Tiyaga Foundation staffs gave away free organic compost to the visitors of the trade fair.

Bureau of Soils and Water Management

There is no entrance fees at the ongoing 16th Mango Festival which will end on May 14, 2017.

 

Exciting Trade Bazaar at the HortiKultura 2017

HortiKultura 2017 had a lot of commercial exhibitors and trade fair participants which makes the show an exciting place to get contact especially on plants, foods, native crafts and personal care products.

bloggers, photo enthusiasts , media people who joined the tour  (photo courtesy : Mr. Gerry Suva)

A lot of the trade fair participants are small and medium scale enterprises which are just testing the waters .  We were also joined by Mr. Allan Martinez  his co-employee and Mr. Justin Joseph Basco during the later part of the tour.

Uni Writing Instruments

 Lupel Marketing Corp., exclusive Philippine distributor of Uni-Ball products of Mitsubishi Pencil Co., Japan, launched an updated website that features an interactive product browser that showcases the wide variety of quality products offered to the Philippine market.

brand ambassador

children enjoyed the coloring activity 

They have a chalk- based ball pen which is used by teenagers and children as natural hair colors . They are environment friendly and safe.

children and their parents enjoyed the fun filled drawing activity within the Hardin ng mga Bulaklak.

Uniball Pen PH also sponsored a  Uni Posca Craft bottle and pot painting activity within at the HortiKultura  2017 show.

teenagers and children enjoyed dyeing their hair using the chalk-based ball pen 

Our group enjoyed our brief stop over at the Uniball Pen booth 

For more updates and product line , Please visit the company  Facebook page.

Pawsh K9 Couture – sells colorful dress for dogs, cats and pets.

Quezon Memorial Circle is pet friendly and there are a lot of people who like dressing up their pet and have a while strolling the park.

Scents & Memories had a nice tagline ” More than Scent” – They have different line of interesting and useful products .

Leo-(Lemon Grass Essential Oil) Aircon in a Bottle , which make you cool for more than 1 hour , Spa in a bottle, Essential Oils , Fragrance Oil ( humidifier and revitalisor) and Multipurpose Cleaner.

Ms. Jovi Arcilla -Caoile point at one of the company’s best seller product

They are also open for those people who wanted to some business dealership of their products.

Address: 31 Acacia Street , Evergreen , Executive Village , San Roque , Antipolo City , 1870

Mobile : 0917-9193462/ 09335047149

Landline: (02) 50440627

home made cookies for sale

Villar Foundation

Villar Sipag Foundation gave away 1 sack free organic compost to visitors of the garden show .

There are a lot of trade fair fair exhibitors some from Visayas and Mindanao areas. There are more than 120 booths at the show . Some are already open for business as early as 7:00am . The show is until February 15, 2017.

Interesting Products At Market Row in Solenad , Laguna

Interesting products , handmade trinkets , local leather products from Marikina shine at the Market Row trade bazaar at the Solenad 3 Activity Area in  Nuvali , Santa Rosa , Laguna province.

Here are just some of the Retailers

OWL stands for Obsession Without Limits

OWL stands for Obsession Without Limits – Started about 2 years ago as a hobby of Ms. Vanie Olan . The stall specializes on handmade crystal beads , semi-precious stones , necklace , bracelets , birth stones . The products are imported from India and some are locally sourced.

OWL (Obsession Without Limits)
IG & FB: @obsessionwithoutlimits

The product price range is from Php 150 to Php 2,000 

There were 20 stalls selling different kinds of products , some of them are start-up businesses by enterprising individuals and young students.

Mr. Ian Darcy 

Mr. Ian Darcy is one of the budding entrepreneur which started with his perfume collection selling at a popular online site about a year ago . Now , his perfume line had 3 stalls which are located at U.P. Town Center , Phase 2 Katipunan . Eastwood Mall ( G/F #Local Collective Shop ) and at Victory Mall , Monumento (2nd/floor Mezzanine ), Caloocan City .

They have over 2 dozen perfume fragrance and prices start at Php 250 for 60ml and Php 350 for 100ml . The brand is oil base and not the usual alcohol base , which makes the scent last longer.

Their product does not need any hard selling , since one can easily smell the difference between their line and some popular brands in the market .

Ian Darcy FB

Market Row

The bazaar was dubbed “ 7 Days of Holly Christmas ” and bazaar started last December 5 and will run until December 11, 2016 saturday , But there will be another run from December 25 to January 3, 2017 at the same area.

Alberto Sumague bag and leather collection

Mr. Alberto Sumague is a local designer of leather bags , most of his products were made from Marikina and are also exported in some countries.

IG: @asumague
FB: Alberto Sumague

For those who will not be able to catch the bazaar , there are some stalls that are planning to have a cooperative outlet store within Solenad 3 Mall.

Dogs & More 

Dogs and More sells quality pillows for dogs, cats , pet animals and even humans.

Pillows & More / Belts & More
IG & FB: @pillowsandmoreph
Eightria Manila started few years ago selling imported fashion accessories imported from South Korea . These items are made from high quality stainless steel which cannot get easily tarnish .  The elegant fashion jewelries are moderately priced and had different appeal to young , teenagers , yuppies and even those who like religious pendants , rings , bracelets , bangles and necklaces.
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Eightria Manila fashion accessories and jewelries
 They also have silver and gold plated accessories with cubic zirconia stones  which looked like diamonds or crystals from a far. Since participating at the bazaar , their fashion accessories and necklaces are a big hit among the customers , they have to look for more  durable items from abroad .

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 Marilex birth stones and accessories specializes on birthstones , necklaces, earrings  and pendants.  The company also accepts wholesale orders.
IG: @marilex78
FB: Eroles Handicrafts
Contact : 0935-3609621 / 0939-7062725
Sling MNL focuses on sling bags, wallets, wrist bags and bag charms. They are not only known for their bags , but they also have key chain holders accessories for male and female.

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Market Row also organizes some bazaars within Metro Manila at East Wood Mall and UP Town Center.

38th Likhang Sining Kamay Exhibit

Makati City government thru Museum and Cultural Affairs Office in partnership with Ayala Malls, Department of Agriculture, Department of Trade and Industry , Sipag Foundation , Product Development and Design Center , Rurungan sa Tubod Foundation Incorporated, University of Makati ( UMAK)   presents to the general public the 38th Likhang Sining Kamay exhibit . This is in cooperation with different non-government organizations and foundations which help indigent communities sells their different products .

Here are some of the exhibitors

Valle Hermoso Helping Hands Foundation –Artists 

Angie’s Yakan Cloth , Narda’s , Reyes House of Piña Fabric 

Caritas Margins , CM Bamboo Craft , Chievs Stones and Crystals , Day 8, Gifts and Graces , Joseph Husband of Mary Paete Handicraft , Parchment Pleasures , Yssa’s Crafts – Handicrafts

Career Academy Asia –School

 

 

12th National Biotechnology Week Trade Fair and Bazaar at Quezon Cityhall

The 12th National Biotechnology Week Trade Fair and Bazaar unfolded from November 21 to December 2, 2016 at the Quezon City hall grounds.  Most of the agricultural based companies stay only for just one week , but the other stalls will continue until December 2.

Allied Botanical Corporation booth with Ms. Lian Delos Reyes

Allied Botanical Corporation had interesting new fertilizer brand in the market – They have Nutribella with different kinds of formulation  ( 20-20-20 , 15-15-30 , 30-10-10 )

Condor Seeds

Aside from fertilizer brand Peters and Osmocote , the company also have different kinds of seeds of vegetables, flowering plants, herbs and organic compost .

Area Sales Manager : Ms. Dorie G. Fadriquela  +63939-9910-8924

Website : http://www.alliedbotanical.com/

Harbest Agricultural Corporation had started their operation on July 1997 as importer and distributor for Known-You Seeds Co. products in the Philippines. The company had expanded to include plastic materials like mulching film, seedling tray, irrigation and greenhouse systems, hand tractors, power sprayers, testing tools and others.

For those asking for Calcium nitrate , the company sells them at Php 60.00 per kilo , the calcium is used in orchids , plants and fruit trees . They also sell urea . One can buy them at their store outlet in Pasig City.

Website: http://www.harbest.com.ph/

East West Seed Corporation booth with Mr. Marvin Mercado ( Marketing assistant )  , Julieanne Dique and William Cruz ( Ads and Promo Assistant)

East West Seed Corporation  booth showcases different kinds of seeds and new vegetable hybrids . The company also sells value seed packs.  They have a demonstration farm and their head office is located in San Rafael , Bulacan .

Monsanto was founded in 1901 and one of the top 100  ” Best Corporate Citizens” by CR Magazine.

Address : 1002 AlPAP 2 Building, Trade Avenue, corner Investment Avenue, Madrigal Business Park, Alabang, Muntinlupa, 1780 Metro Manila

Website : http://www.monsanto.com/

blind masseurs 

There are between 50 to 80 commercial stalls with several agricultural companies , PWD ( People with Disabilities )  and non-government organizations have their stalls at the annual trade fair .

Ms. Shyla Ibañez

This booth sells different products made by Kamza Disabled -The mothers of disabled children and People with Disability are making bags , towels which are sold at the store . They also have Tala Leprosarium – former patients from the leprosarium made beautiful hand crafted reversible dolls and holders.

A purchase of these items would ensure that these people would have sustainable livelihood opportunities.

For those who could not visit the ongoing trade exhibit , The outlet had a stall at the Greenhills Shopping Center , San Juan

Contact : Ms. Shyla Ibañez ( 0909-033-4486)

Husay Pinay (Ms. Arsenia Luna )

Husay Pinay – Uses eco friendly bags made from recycled paper , the group helps women of Quezon City enhances their creativity develop their skills and find livelihood opportunities .

Contact Person : Ms. Adela C. Gaton

0919-203-6471/ 431-66-23

Email :adelagaton@yahoo.com

Tahanan Walang Hagdanan

Website : http://twh.org.ph

Online Store: http://tahanangwalanghagdanan.shopinas.com/

There were at least over a dozen cooperatives and stalls which sells items made by indigent , pwd’s among others . Let us try to patronized their products and have a worth while gifts to our friends , relatives or love ones this Yuletide season.