The "Knighthood" of Lapu Lapu

Ed's creative process started a long way back. In fact, pre Spanish, when he started doodling on a weary cap - playing with words and intently paying homage to Lapu Lapu.

Sir Lapu's Ed Casano

[Ed wearing the cap that started it all, Caffè Nero/Epsom, June 2016]

Unbeknownst to many, Lapu Lapu is the first recorded Philippine hero when he defeated Ferdinand Magellan in a sea water immersed battle in 1521. Thanks to Antonio Pigafetta, Magellan’s chronicler, Lapu Lapu made it into a diary so we...