Panda Bento パンダさんのキャラ弁

Today I made Panda Bento!    It has been a while since I made seaweed cutting bento. Made a really simple one today - perfect for a morning that I want to sleep in :P I think Panda's expression is perfect for Friday (TGIF!), happily floating away on a red balloon :P The 'red balloon' is actually half ...

Panda Sakura Sandwich Bento パンダさんの桜キャラベン

It has been some time since I practised making gumpaste figurine making, so yesterday I took some a small portion of gumpaste and started molding. Ended up with these panda characters which I then packed into my bento. I doubt I will eat the gumpaste figurine for breakfast, so the panda are more for the ...

Panda Sakura Bento パンダさん花見のキャラベン

A Panda Sakura Viewing Bento today! :) A little earlier for Sakura... but oh well!  I absolutely love Sakura flowers, anytime of the year! After enjoying cherry blossoms in Tokyo last year end March, the beautiful images of the rows of sakura flowers left a very deep impression in me. Hopefully I can enjoy it again, perhaps ...

Tutorial for Panda Onigiri Set for Bento

Those of you who follow my blog would know that I rarely use rice molds as I prefer to mold my characters freehand with cling wrap, I find that it gives me more flexibility and variations in the character I want to make.    However, when I will highly recommend them for those who are starting out ...