Feature: Artist Trading
collecting ATCs (Artist Trading Cards) is a hobby that is increasing
in popularity nowadays. Artists around the world exchange
their works of art in a standard size of 2 ½ X 3 ½ inches (size of a
masterpieces reflect their unique styles using different mediums.
It's so fun to collect ATCs! To trade, just join one of the
clubs online such as
Papemelroti artist Peggy is offering one of her original ATCs for
whoever wins her raffle draw on March 31! All you need to do
is be a follower on her blog at
http://peggyapl.blogspot.com/ to gain one raffle entry!
Her blog has art tutorials and inspirational tidbits for everyone!
Projects for Families
Children who get to discover their interests and talents early
on in life are able to more fully develop their potential.
If they have fun doing productive and meaningful tasks, this
will be a way of life for them.
Summer vacation is an ideal time for parents and children to do
projects together for a worthy cause! Here are some ideas.
not do some spring cleaning and gather books for...
Philippines Mini Library Project
Donated books for the Puerto Galera (Mindoro)
mini library are now being accepted!
Deliver books to:
Mayor Hubert Dolor / Puerto Galera
2nd floor LMP bldg. 265 Ermin Garcia St. Cubao,
The best kind of books to donate are
instructional / how-to, educational and picture
books. Spread the word!!!
"Train a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he
will not turn from it." - Proverbs 22:6
"Lent" literally means "springtime". It's a time of
special grace for all Christians to grow and be transformed from
the inside out!
lots of ecumenical Christian events you can join this Lenten
Season (at the right side of the e-newsletter)! We hope
you have a blessed and meaningful observance.
For teens, check out these suggestions on spending these 40 days
ways, click here.
is just around the corner and with a lot of free
time on the children's hands, this project is just
the thing to encourage their creativity!
you need: glue, 7 toilet paper tube rolls, small
sheet of cardboard, scrap cloth, strip of lace and
optional die cut decor
Gather all the materials. The scrap cloth is
nicer if you find different designs but in a
matching color. We used blue denim with
printed blue florals and stripes.
all the paper tubes with the cloth by wrapping them
and tucking the ends inside with glue.
one end of the tube onto the cardboard so you can
cover one end (so the pens don't fall out!).
Cover this with cloth held on by glue and then
attach to the bottom of the tube like in the
all the tubes together and secure with glue and the
strip of lace so it stands firmly together.
it up with your pens and enjoy!
easy, inexpensive do-it-yourself craft to share?
Send it to us at
more free crafts and projects to make here
Big Brother Big Sister
The Big Brother Big Sister (BBBS)
Community Outreach Program helps
fill the needs of Filipino
children living in remote
Each year, sponsors and
volunteers carry the school
supplies and trek through
mountain trails to give to the
children in person. On May 22 -
23 this year, BBBS will visit
the communities of Cambulo and
Batad in Ifugao province,
Northern Luzon to distribute
You can help today by being a
Big Brother or a Big Sister and
meet the children or you can
sponsor a child or more!
With only P300 or $7 you can
assure a child of 1 year's
pass the message on!
For more information,
visit the BBBS website
*To receive more volunteer
opportunities, click here and join the Social Action Events
Subscriber List (and help a nation in
- up to March 16 - Calling all Filipino 13-18 yr.
students! Join the WWII True Stories Contest!
- March 15 (1st & 3rd Mondays) - Pathways
Open Prayer Meeting, Janssen Hall, Christ the King, E. Rodriguez
Ave., Quezon City
- March 12,19,26 (Fridays)
- Lingkod ng Panginoon Prayer Meeting, join young
professionals in Christifying the workplace at 9/F Banco Filipino
Bldg, Paseo de Roxas, Mkti. City contact
to confirm the schedule
- March 12
(2nd Friday) - *Ayala Recyclables Fair at 6750 Steel
Carpark (beside Rustans), 8 to 3 PM
- March 13 (2nd Saturday) - *Ayala Recyclables Fair
Market Market, Taguig, Fort Bonifacio
- March 14 (Sun) -
Praying over the Second Half of Life, 8:30-4:30 PM, Fr.
Reyes, SJ, Ateneo de Manila campus,
for more info: Ruby Alvarez / Joy Drilon-Panti at (63-2) 426-4250 &
51, or email
- March 16
(Tuesday) - *Ayala Recyclables Fair at the UP PGH, Manila
- March 17-18 (Wed & Thurs) -
Free Movies! Award-winning
Japan Documentaries and Basura at UP Film
Institute, UP Diliman, QC,
- March 17
(Wed) - *Ayala Recyclables Fair at the UP Diliman, School
of Economics, QC
- March 19 (3rd Friday) -
*Ayala Recyclables Fair, Alabang Town Center (parking lot in front of St. Jerome's Parish),
- March 20 (Saturday) - 3rd Art Exhibit of the Quezon City
Jail Painting Club. Held at the chapel of the jail, near EDSA
cor. Kamuning (beside the police station). Art sales will
benefit of inmates' welfare. Reply to this e-mail for more
info. Click here
- March 20 (Saturday) - Festival of Learning (see details
20-21- Lenten Retreat: Organized by Ang Lingkod ng Panginoon,
Holy Spirit Service Mission Center, Maitim 2nd East, Tagaytay City
(beside Pink Sister), Reg. Fee: Php 800, for more info,
contact AJ 09285025315 /
- March 26 (4th Friday) -
*Ayala Recyclables Fair, Trinoma, QC
- March 27-April 4 -
Holy Week Ignatian Retreats,
for more info call Aidah Endaya or Lolit Agbayani at (63-2) 426-0074
& 75, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
- March 27 (Saturday) - Earth Hour, let's do our share!
Close all electrical appliances from 8:30 to 9:30 PM!
click here for more info
- March 26-28 -
Bukas sa Loob Community Singles Encounter #51 Weekend,
BLD Covenant House, Piela, Sampaloc III,
Dasmariñas, Cavite, for more info contact
Cla Mallari 09151117892 or email@example.com
28 (Palm Sunday) -
the Power of the Cross -
A Lenten Recollection that recognizes
the pain and the promise of the Cross. 8 to12 nn, Fee: Php
200. For more info: Lampstand Inspirations at
or call (02) 232-99-45, (0919)
- March 31 (Wed) -
Seven Last Words, as told by the Jesuits, 6-9:30 pm, Ateneo Church of the Gesu, Loyola Heights Campus.
Call (63-2) 426-5971 local 111
- March 31-April 4 -
Holy Week Retreat, 2 venues:
Sacred Heart Retreat and Seminar Center,
Novaliches, Quezon City and at San Jose Seminary, Ateneo de Manila
for more info call Aidah Endaya or Lolit Agbayani at (63-2) 426-0074
& 75, firstname.lastname@example.org
*For info on Ayala Recyclables Fairs, sell your printer cartridges,
broken appliances, paper, plastic, metal, used batteries, more info: Ayala Foundation
(632)752-1084 or email@example.com
Explore the new Papemelroti Vintage Corner
at the second floor of our main office, 91 A. Roces Ave.
Quezon City! This little
nook features original art, accessories and vintage
clothing! You'll find a whole new product line that
has just come out! You can also sell items there,
click here to
see what's in the store.
in full bloom! Silk and dried flowers and plants are
30% off in all Papemelroti branches. Beautiful floral
arrangements for your home are on sale for a limited time
TV show "Sweet Life"
interviewed Papemelroti's proprietress Socorro Alejandro.
She taught Lucy Torres-Gomez and Wilma Doesnt how
to make home decor on March 10, 2010!
One World One Heart blog contest winner Chris Bennett from
Australia, she said "WOW, that is gorgeous, please count me
in for your draw. This is a wonderful and exciting
event, with so many participants to meet and keep track
of..." We picked her through a random number generator
to win our heart chain pendant!
Rubber Stamps Online!
Now you can pick from our rubber stamp designs from online!
From alphabets to Filipiniana to miscellaneous themes.
here to see more.
Papemelroti was featured in Umagang Kay Ganda last February,
showcasing the various Valentine gift items available in the
Papemelroti shops offer something more than gift items &
decor. The selling areas are designed in such a way as
to make each visit a refreshing one. We know that
customers are always in a hurry & it is our hope to be able
to provide a restful, inspiring refuge for them.
A retail outlet should always give something back. It
should be a reflection of the best in you! For
example, if you're a fun-loving personality, then your
space, no matter how small, should also send that message to
your customers. Remember to have fun! If you
enjoy your work, it will definitely show through to those
Have a tip to your fellow resellers? Share it here!
Easter and Earth day items now!
branch is now
so accessible, just get down at the Quezon Ave MRT station!
Great for spending your free time in!
Start your own
Click here to see which branch is nearest
It's easy to find the book you need at Books
for Less! Just e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the TEXT
Hotline at 630-9999 (no format needed).
Are you creative and
hardworking? Do you have an original Filipino product
to sell? Papemelroti is open to selling your products!
Calling all crafty people, dressmakers, shoemakers, bath
products! Please e-mail us at
with a list of your product lines and an idea of your costs.
Spread the word!
our Graduate Page online here!
Graduate Glass Scrolls has
the feel of an award given to that special graduate! P159
/ $4.55 each
Full Color Half Pads are now
available! This popular paper product line comes in 12 new
designs that match our boxes, wrappers, scrapbooks and other
products. Great to collect, mix and match! Each set
has 80 sheets.
New Big Bookmarks are nice and affordable everyday
tokens to your friends.
inspirational designs can be seen here. P2.50 / $0.07
New Doorknob Hangers now have more fun and useful
the designs here. P5.80 /
Guestbooks with rich textured handmade paper cover
and die cut flowers, imprinted gold cover and recycled paper
printed sheets inside for the names of the guests. This
item can also be made to order. P230 / $6.58
Brown Paper Bags with Flowers with rich textured
handmade paper cover and die cut flowers, imprinted gold cover
and recycled paper printed sheets inside for the names of the
guests. This item can also be made to order. P230 / $6.58
New Poster Designs Posters are now available.
By popular demand we have reprinted "A Doctor's Prayer" and have
made 2 new designs, "Musician of the Year" and "Rejoice". P14.75
Paper Bags with Floral Accent
Give your gifts a cheery look with these decorated kraft
paper bags. Comes in different sizes and multicolored
flowers and ribbons.
Greatest Golfer Plaque
The perfect gift for your golfer father or uncle!
This shows him who's No. 1 in your eyes! Size 7.75" x 5.75"
x 1.5", 440g
P229 / $6.55 each
products at our shops!
here to order or inquire.
Papemelroti branches are located at:
North EDSA 9285828
SM Fairview 9393594
Gateway Cubao 9111267
Glorietta III 8195629
SM Southmall 8064578
Sta Lucia East Grand Mall
SM San Lazaro 7420143
SM Manila 5218607
Clark, Pampanga (045) 4990080
SM Pampanga (045) 963-5871