Monday, February 11, 2013

From Place To Space: Creativity in Munich


A little while ago I attended a creative workshop organized by the DIY selling platform Dawanda in a cute little café in Munich. Café Lotti is the right place for romantic souls with a passion for baby pink. Well, I went there for the first time for the creative workshop and I was predominately convinced by the good coffee and the delicious homemade cakes. But I wasn't there to only indulge in the yummy offerings or ponder over baby pink as a wall paint - during the workshop I was challenged as a DIY person. 


Truth be told, I am not a big DIY person. I just think I am not that handy when it comes to those filigree works. However, I tried my best and activated every creative cell in my body in a paper workshop organized by Makaba Design. Back then, I made my first Xmas cards. All by myself. I was pretty happy with the outcome and a few friends got my handmade cards - I hope they liked them!

Apart from my cutting and glueing, I walked around the café and snapped photos of the creative peeps. I was really amazed by the creative drive and passion of the attendees - they created lovely stationery, textile works, jewelry and more. Well, I hope this Monday post will kick off a creative week for all of us!

Are you a DIY person? Do you sell your creative work? If so, please tell me in the comment section and share your shop link!

Happy Monday, friends!

Photography by Igor Josifovic

11 comments :

  1. Hey Igor! Fab pics!

    I am also not a DIY person, although I wish I was. I am constantly collecting DIY inspiration in hopes that one day I'll be brave enough to try...

    Would love to see a pic of your xmas card!

    Xx. Holly.

    ps. the curly moustache surprisingly suits you! LOL!

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    1. Maybe one day I'll become a moustached dandy LOL

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  2. I am not a DIY-er (most of the time) but sometimes wish I was! I have to say I like you with a mustache, hehe ;)

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    1. Well, one day I'll grow a mustache to become a real hipster LOL

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  3. Igor, nicht fair, die sicher schönen Karten hättest du uns doch gern einmal zeigen können, oder? :-)

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    1. Relativ unspektakuläre Papercut Karten - wollte nicht sowas Weihnachtliches im Februar posten:-)

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    1. Great selection! I really love the Welsh wool blanket!

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  5. I'm not good at DIY either, although the DIYers make it look so easy!

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  6. I loved this, especially your photography.

    I am sure you're better than you think and you know what, practice makes perfect. Don't give up.
    Love the moustache!!!

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  7. Not a DIY guy at all... although I do like to paint (as in decorate). That all looks too chaotic to me... I'd need a bottle of wine just to make it through ;-) Well done you for giving it a go.

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