June 2009

how to make a radish mushroom

June 21, 2009 characters
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I made this for Totoro parade bento, but I realized that I hadn’t done a how-to on this! This may look difficult but it’s a very adorable decoration to your kyaraben. [How to make a radish mushroom and Mario mushroom] – radish – *seaweed for Mario mushroom – small fruit knife

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beer garden

June 20, 2009 Blog
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June is a busy month for me (and also pretty much everyone I know) because there are so many birthdays! I’ve been busy attending birthday parties, making things for them, so no bento blog today. Again. I blame June babies for this. My boyfriend and I went to his friend’s birthday party at a beer garden in Queens, called Studio Square. The place is 18000sqf. […]

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bento #55: LocoRoco

June 18, 2009 bento
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I woke up a bit too late for a kyaraben, but a bit too early for a regular bento this morning. I sat down, started up my laptop, checking my email, and just stared at my sketchbook. I had drawn the sketch for a bento, but I hadn’t figured out how I’d put meat in it. I went to the kitchen to get orange juice, […]

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how to freeze carrot flowers

June 16, 2009 basics
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I had to get to work really early today, so no bento blog. >_< But instead, I’m going to show you how to make bento making less hectic in a busy morning. I’ve done “how to make vegetable flowers” before, but it’s a time consuming process, especially in the morning. I used to buy baby carrots, because I didn’t have to cut it into a […]

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how to make headcrabs

June 14, 2009 bento
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I’m always thinking about what kind of bento I can make next, and what kind of how-to I should do next. Sometimes, my boyfriend gives me suggestions for how-tos, and he’s been telling me that I should do a how-to on the headcrabs from the headcrab bento. I wasn’t sure because I really didn’t think anyone would want to make & eat headcrab, and I […]

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