Moody Seagull

Vlog

These vlogs have been created to share information about art, stationery and places of interest. In light of the coronavirus the vlogs are on hold for the moment. Thank you for watching and please keep safe.

Feb 8, 2020

3 reasons why I shop at Nude The Zero Waste Store (Episode 15)

Zero waste stores are a great way to reduce plastic consumption and there are quite a few stores now in KL. I haven’t visited every single store, but I have been to a few and I want to share with you why I specifically keep coming back to Nude.

Jan 11, 2020

How to read the labels on watercolour tubes (Episode 14)

In this vlog I look at how to read the labels on watercolour tubes covering terms such as series, hue, lightfastness and pigment number. I take Winsor & Newton tubes as my main example.

Dec 15, 2019

Visiting REXKL (Episode 13)

In this vlog I explore REXKL located near Chinatown in Kuala Lumpur. REXKL is a beautiful old cinema building which was built in 1947, and has now been repurposed as a retail and creative hub. Here's what you can expect to see there.

Nov 20, 2019

Understanding watercolour paper (Episode 12)

In this vlog I talk about what to look for when choosing watercolour paper. When I first started painting, I found watercolour paper very confusing because there were so many papers to choose from, and also the terminology wasn’t very self explanatory.

Oct 14, 2019

Checking out December Eighteen (Episode 11)

In this video, I check out December Eighteen which is half cafe, half stationery shop. A very unusual and quirky spot!

Sep 21, 2019

Visiting three lifestyle stores in Penang (Episode 10)

In this video I check out three lifestyle stores based in George Town, Penang. They are Mano Plus, Writer and The Warung.

Aug 21, 2019

Visiting Overjoyed in Singapore (Episode 9)

In this video I visit a store called Overjoyed based at The Cathay in Singapore. I also speak about 3 areas of the store that caught my eye in particular.

Jul 23, 2019

Reusable produce bags – Review and reaction at the supermarket (Episode 8)

In this video I find out where you can buy reusable produce bags in KL, what to look out for and what happens when you use them at the supermarket.

Jul 7, 2019

Palette cleaner - does it work? (Episode 7)

Episode 7 - This week I try out Holbein's palette cleaner to see how well it removes acrylic gouache. Available to purchase from the lovely folks at Stickerrific (see Episode 5 for their details).

Jun 24, 2019

Review of Holbein's Acrylic Gouache (Episode 6)

I talk about what you get in the box, colour swatching and what I like and don't like so much. These are available to purchase from the lovely people at Stickerrific (see Episode 5 for their details).

Jun 16, 2019

What can you buy at Stickerrific and how to get there (Episode 5)

In this episode, I visit an amazing shop called Stickerrific. I talk about what you can buy, 3 reasons why Stickerrific are so unique and directions to get there.

Jun 5, 2019

What's the stationery like at BookFest? (Episode 4)

This week I visit BookFest organised by Popular to find out what their stationery hall is like. The event is running from 1-9 Jun 2019 (10am-10pm) at the KL Convention Centre. Tickets cost RM2.50 per day or RM10 for the whole 9 days and can be purchased at the door.

Jun 1, 2019

Going package free at The Olive Tree (Episode 3)

This week I visit The Olive Tree’s first package free store at Sunway Nexis (Kuala Lumpur) to find out how it all works, and to stock up on conditioner.

May 13, 2019

Epoxy Resin and Soap at Craftiviti (Episode 2)

This week I’m at Craftiviti who are an arts & crafts store in KL! I focus on two areas including Moulding & Casting and Soap Making. Big thanks to Craftiviti for their help with all my questions, and for letting me film!

May 01, 2019

Learn more about a store called Kaison! (Episode 1)

Kaison is a Malaysian brand who sell affordable homeware, decorations and gifts. Four of my favourite store categories include Artificial Flowers, Frames & Display Boards, Home Décor and Party Accessories.

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