Ikigai Arts Center – Manifestation

Ikigai Arts Center – Manifestation

Manifestation & Purpose It is in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic that highlighted more than ever how important socialising is. Meeting up with friends, learning a new hobby or doing something creative together. However, in Cambodia, the art scene was...

Cambodia Sings! – Manifestation

Manifesting & Purpose I wanted to give every child in Cambodia a chance and a safe place to find their voice too. After the war, singing was the least valued of all the arts. It was not taught in any schools and very few parents sang lullabies to their children....

Bravehearts – Manifestation

Manifestation & Purpose In January 2014, I withdrew the first lot of salaries and drove to the centre with my cousin to pay the mamas their salary. The mamas’ treated us as the new caretakers, we were basically the new boss, with over 60 mamas and other staff,...
Bambujaya Bilingual School – Manifestation

Bambujaya Bilingual School – Manifestation

Manifestation & Purpose On my next trip back to Cambodia I discussed “the conversation” with my cousin aka my chief operations officer and she said that she agreed with the concept of doing another school for Khmer children where they can learn and be proud of...

Enso Cafe – Manifestation

Manifestation & Purpose A good friend of mine who has been working with me for a year, was from Australia. He was a one hat chef and together we created one of the loveliest cafe in town. I would like to think we have one of the best coffee in Phnom Penh. Project...