飲水思源

I was tasked to produce resist dyeing, pattern printing and embroidery onto a sampler, according to the theme “The Eyes Of Spring”. Inspired by the water motif in Eyes(tears) and Spring (natural water), the proverb, 飲水思源 came to mind. It directly translates to remembering the source of water when you take a drink, meaning to … Continue reading

boo!

coupons by Charles Bukowski cigarettes wetted with beer from the night before you light one gag open the door for air and on your doorstep is a dead sparrow his head and breast chewed away. hanging from the doorknob is an ad from the All American Burger consisting of several coupons which say that with … Continue reading

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all the new things! /new space /new friend wifi (wee-fee)       no need for speakers, a cup works just fine! / new illustrations        just personal doodles of the past week. /late night chats & chilling at parks same old, same old.

postcards

/ summer monsters /                   –  w o r k  i n  p r o g r e s s  –                – d o n e ! – — ready to be posted! :-)

29-07-2012  the mother’s birthday present        /close up was not planning the klimt reference, but i guess it turned out that way.. /the quilt by Desmond Sim I want to illustrate this in multiple ways!

little rooms

 Color Theory Final Project (Spring 2012) A Diorama of little creatures living in tiny rooms. It was a mad rush trying to complete this project… I used a frame from Utrecht, Sculpey, Wire, Acrylic Paint, Paper… and other little crafty stuff. (a video i made of the project) –  p r o p s  a … Continue reading

abibot

A handmade pop-up cd case with a little portfolio booklet  ( 7 day project ) Process: 1. Learnt the mechanics of a pop-up case online and then decided to go with the idea of an arm extending the CD out. 2. Designed the abibot and illustrated the cover and drawings over photograph backgrounds. 3. Bound the … Continue reading

Ahmah’s Box

An 8 month long project back in 2010, 8 Preparatory Boards to document my concept & process and a final project (mixed media chest). This work is about me imagining myself as my grandmother, who grows special herbs in her garden to cure her physical and emotional problems. Do check out my Behance site to understand … Continue reading

fox & rabbits

Color theory project 2 – Tints and Shades in any form I created two dioramas over the weekend. Materials I used: Box Frames, Paper, Wire, Wool, Color-aid paper, Acrylic Paint (painted desiccant balls for berries, a snip of fishing line as backing for the ‘floating butterfly’ and two snips of a strand of hair for … Continue reading

colours

Handmade book: A 9 day project My first time coloring images on photoshop… (The task : Apply color harmony and discord to any project of your choice…) — the pages (.gif -please click to view) sketchbook page thumbnails