I wanna talk a bit about one of my failures. When I was in high school, I tried auditioning as an illustrator for our school's magazine club. They told us to draw the F4 from Meteor Garden, aka Boys Before Flowers. While I was drawing, one of the judges, an upperclassman, loudly commented, "Ah, it's… Continue reading Keep your earphones on.
We sketch to rid ourselves the burden of perfectionism. We doodle because nothing's perfect! - Reminder to self. Someone commented on my post, telling me to buy 1000+ followers. Ha! Who woulda thunk? My friend and I just talked about this the other day. He said he imagines them just sitting down, one afternoon, on… Continue reading And that’s why
Aloha! In this post I'd like to talk a bit about this work and what inspired it -- The Sundays' 'Can't Be Sure'. Love the artwork? Buy it here: my store . Prints also available ! - A little intro about the band - The Sundays were (and still are!!) a great alternative rock band from the… Continue reading Desire’s a Terrible Thing
Inspired by Gary Vee's blog post. I'm a human being and human beings forget, so I'm writing my manifesto here to remind me. I'm doing this because I believe that it's important and that it will help keep me grounded: What am I into? I'm into art and music. In particular, I like drawing in… Continue reading Rose’s 2020 Manifesto
I just finished drawing a portrait that was commissioned to me by our neighbor. It's a portrait of his grandfather, and as reference he gave me a photo. I drew it many times, impatiently I admit, and failed. That was the first time. The thing about drawing portraits it that no matter how good it… Continue reading It’s not New Year’s yet but…