DIY Your Own Leather Journal

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5/F, Timely Factory Building

497 Castle Peak Road, Lai Chi Kok

Hong Kong, KOW

Hong Kong

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For coming 2020, new year, new starts. DIY your own leather journal!

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1 lesson; 1.5 hours in total.


-Making the leather cover design with laser engraving

-Leather bookmark design and engraving

-Making oil base water-resistance paper pockets by traditional method

-Tough paper pocket sewing

-Assemble the leather journal

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Sky Hui - a professional object designer and media production entrepreneur. His work is mainly focusing on social impact, eco and sustainable material development with an update and traditional skillset for his design collections.

His collections includes wood made film camera, wooden liaison bag for his D.I.Y. Designer Tote Bag, Leather/ Wood Journal Notebook collection and etc. Mr. Hui is also a photo artist and an independent short filmmaker.

He joined in different competitions and exhibition programs.

In 2019, Awarded by Zero Carbon, Hong Kong

In 2017, Mr. Hui received 3 Design Awards from U.S.A and 2 exhibitions in Japan, and 1 official selected/ finalist offer in HK for his design.

Recently, he has graduated from the Design Incubation Programme held by the well-known organization in Hong Kong, HKDC. It is a professional body in the creative industry in H.K., providing support for the potential entrepreneurs in design, film & video.

Awards and achievements:

2019 Best Climate Innovations Award offered by Zero Carbon Pitching, The COIL

2016-2018 DIP, offered by HKDC

2016-2017 IDA; 2 Bronze Awards and 1 Honorable Mentions of Wooden Liaison Design and D.I.Y. Designer Tote bag

2017 HKSDA Official Selected/ Finalist D.I.Y Aerogramme Photo-Frame Design

2013 HKSDA Design Awarded PINCAM-ERA; Wooden Pinhole Camera Design and Wooden Journal Notebook Design

2012 2ND place of Pinhole Photography Award offered by PINHOLE.HK

2012 3RD place of Pinhole Camera Design Award offered by PINHOLE.HK

2007-2008 3rd place of Aerial Photography Competition 2007-2008, AW&ST Photo Contest Winners and Readers Choices by Aviation Week, U.S.A.

MA Media Production, University of Sunderland (full scholarship winner from H.K. offered by JiuJik)


2018 Origami X Materials, Material Resource Centre, PolyU HK.

2017 HKTDC Entrepreneur Day, HKCEC, Hong Kong

2017 GifTex and Gift Show, Tokyo Japan

2014 VeryHK Pinhole Photography and Camera Design Exhibition

Kubrick 2014 Exhibition of Pinhole Photography and Wooden Design Work Exhibition

2012-14 LYM+ Pinhole Photography and Camera Exhibition


The Pinhole trailer preview: FILAMRT Entertainment EXPO Hong Kong

2010 HK X-Block exhibition tour 2010, at Fringe Club, HKU Main Library, China Habour City

Experiments in Upcycle Design at A-Link Plus

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5/F, Timely Factory Building

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Hong Kong, KOW

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