Hobby Show 2018 (Part 4)

To round off our posts on the Hobby Show that took place in Tokyo this year, we wanted to share pictures of amazing mini clay sculptures featured at the event. Japanese clay is incredibly popular amongst arts and crafts enthusiasts due to its high quality and variety. This year, exhibitors pulled out all the stops by showcasing intricate clay sculptures and holding live demonstrations. Attendees also participated and were able to work with clay at different booths. On display were sculptures of food, animals, and flowers. Check out the photos here!

You can use clay to make memo stands!

You can use clay to make memo stands!

Lots of clay memo stands

Lots of clay memo stands

A gorgeous clay display

A gorgeous clay display

This looks so real!

This looks so real!

Wow! How detailed!

Wow! How detailed!

Everything looks scrumptious

Everything looks scrumptious

Participants were able to give clay a try

Participants were able to give clay a try

Live demonstrations

Live demonstrations

More colorful displays

More colorful displays

Attendees had a lot of fun!

Attendees had a lot of fun!

Which memo stand do you like best?

Which memo stand do you like best?

These clay bunnies are enjoying their clay food!

These clay bunnies are enjoying their clay food!

Kawaii!!

Kawaii!!

This looks so realistic!

This looks so realistic!

How beautiful!

How beautiful!

Clay flowers

Clay flowers

These clay flowers are so intricate!

These clay flowers are so intricate!

Learning how to make clay pandas

Learning how to make clay pandas

Clay food!

Clay food!

Lots of molds

Lots of molds

These molds help you make all sorts of clay shapes!

These molds help you make all sorts of clay shapes!

Look at all the clay food items!

Look at all the clay food items!

Hobby Show 2018 (Part 2)

Continuing with the Hobby Show in Tokyo, Sandra and Alan took lots of photos of the arts and crafts item: UV resin. This item is extremely popular amongst individuals who enjoy creating charms, costume jewellery etc. At the exhibition, an LED UV lamp was also on display, to show how it can be used to help quickly dry resin after it’s been placed in a mold. Given the lamp’s clever design, it can also be placed on its side to help dry resin in other directions. Live demonstrations were held to show how useful this lamp is for DIY enthusiasts. UV resin comes in several colors, as you can see in the images, meaning DIY enthusiasts can create all sorts of little items in a wide variety of colors!

Lots of super cute charms in the shapes of horses, birds etc., and jewellery were on display, and all of these were made from resin! Don’t they look amazing?

Horse charms made from resin

Horse charms made from resin

Little pieces of jewellery, also made of resin

Little pieces of jewellery, also made of resin

Check out these little decorative items!

Check out these little decorative items!

The LED UV lamp in action

The LED UV lamp in action

Resin and the lamp

Resin and the lamp

Resin tow ork with

Resin to work with

Resin comes in many colors

Resin comes in many colors

What a cute display!

What a cute display!

A live demonstration showing people how to use resin

A live demonstration showing people how to use resin

Curious attendees!

Curious attendees!

What a display!

What a display!

Look at all that jewellery!

Look at all that jewellery!

Check out the demo!

Check out the demo!

This looks fun!

This looks fun!

Getting the lamp ready

Getting the lamp ready

Wow!

Wow!

People enjoyed the demo a lot!

People enjoyed the demo a lot!

Hobby Show 2018 (Part 1)

This year, Japan’s Hobby Show took place in Tokyo and modeS4u’s Managing Director, and IT Manager, Sandra and Alan respectively, attended the event. Thousands of other visitors also flocked to the show, which featured tons of awesome arts and crafts items, to check out what was on display.

One trendy item that really caught the eyes of attendees who love DIY sets, was that of artificial flowers in jars of oil. Booths had been set up to display these gorgeous decorative pieces, as well as offer attendees the chance to create their own by allowing them to select flowers and different shaped jars.

Also on display were incredibly intricate toy animals made from wool! Placed together, an artist created little scenes featuring these toy animals and as you can see from the images, they look adorable and amazing! What do you think of these items so far?

Flowers in jars of oil

Flowers in jars of oil

Which one do you like best?

Which one do you like best?

These look stunning!

These look stunning!

Attendees could choose flowers to put into jars

Attendees could choose flowers to put into jars

These tiny animals are made of wool!

These tiny animals are made of wool!

How detailed!

How detailed!

Another beautiful scene with wool animals

Another beautiful scene with wool animals

A different angle

A different angle

It's a festival with wool animals!

It’s a festival with wool animals!

More stunning flower displays

More stunning flower displays

These are so colorful and pretty

These are so colorful and pretty

They're great to decorate your home with!

They’re great to decorate your home with!