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Sein Sein Lin’s visit

On April 22nd and 23rd, our wonderful art teacher Sein Sein Lin came back from Mawlamyine for a visit. Sein Sein Lin had taught at Puzzlebox since the beginning in March 2011, finally saying a sad goodbye in January 2014. Everyone at the studio has missed her so much. Day 1 was spent reviewing a […]

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Visiting-artist workshops

This month we had two fabulously fun workshops at Puzzlebox, thanks to visiting artists who generously donated their time. Found-materials collage workshop (click for more photos) Big thanks to our friend Kuros Zahedi for teaching this fantastic workshop! Using materials found in the studio and in the garden and very little traditional drawing or painting, […]

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Typography workshop

Huge thanks to Ricki Smith for teaching our staff how to design letters and information by hand instead of computers. The artists all learned so much. See more photos here. We greatly appreciate any artists who have a skill they’d like to share with our staff, even if it doesn’t seem related to our current […]

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The growing season

The rain is out in full force, and our training programs and sales are blooming. Nan Thin shows students how to dye paper beads. In June and July, Puzzlebox began a new training program for the students from Good Morning School taught by junior artist Nan Thin. After attending our basic tailoring and doll-making course, […]

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