Japanese Girl Painting Almost Done!

Japanese Girl Painting Almost Done!

I’ve been working on a new and challenging painting that started from my trip to Kyoto, Japan last summer.  I visited this temple with bright orange columns and when I hiked all the way to the top in brutal 100 degree heat, I met this beautiful, young woman who...
Taipei 101 from the bench

Taipei 101 from the bench

  I begun a series of “river” paintings from Daan Park which is just a 5-minute walk from my house. It’s a lovely river park where it’s between two bridges. A boring brown bridge and a more exciting red bridge. Plus, the most iconic symbol of...

My featured guest spot on “Artsy Shark”

This article was inspired by a conversation with Carolyn Edlund of the very cool blog Artsy Shark .   It started out as a normal conversation on Facebook as I was asking questions.  She somehow was impressed with what I said and decided to write a blog post about it....

‘Apple on Tea’

Back at the easel on Wednesday in Korea.  I bought this green apple last night, waiting to eat it for breakfast.  I promised myself to not eat it until I paint it.  That was the deal.  Paint or starve.  Ok, so I had to work for my food today, I accepted the...

Made it to Gongju and life will never be the same!

I made it to South Korea. I’m staying at a neat little place in Gongju, about 100 miles south of Seoul. I’m near everything, it’s a ‘big’ little city and I am just scratching the surface to see what this exotic place is all about. I have...