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The Story Of : Jackson Aw, founder of Mighty Jaxx

The Story Of : Jackson Aw, founder of Mighty Jaxx

When Jackson Aw set out to create designer toys, he had little knowledge of the production industry, yet his ignorance did not deter him. Driven by curiosity, he visited factories and learnt about production processes and techniques such as hand-sculpting and moulding from scratch. Diving into the industry, he learnt about quality and refinement through a hands-on approach. Today, Mighty Jaxx, the company created by Jackson has produced over 100 original toy sculptures and delivered their products to over 50 countries worldwide.

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The Story Of : Clarence Wee, the founder of Craft Varies

The Story Of : Clarence Wee, the founder of Craft Varies

We had the lovely pleasure of visiting the gorgeous light filled studio of calligrapher Clarence Wee, founder of Craft Varies and got to spend the morning with him to better understand his story, learning journey as well as the source of passion for writing. While Clarence has been consistently sharing the progress of his calligraphy and handlettering works ever since he began writing more than five years ago. His journey might have been intuitive, but it was not without self-doubt, honest introspection, hard work and perseverance. People often raised questions on the commercial viability of his path. Yet he devoted day and night and taught himself how to draw or write letterforms. 

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