Review: Limelight Sketch Books

There’s no such thing as too much sketchbooks, so I am out there hoarding for more. I breathe and live for art, so a sketchbook is a must have. During my visit at the National Bookstore, I saw these Limelight Sketchbooks on a shelf. My heart said “It’s a sketchbook! Let’s buy it!” but my…

MINANA (Inherited) – GSIS Painting Competition Entry

Standing next to my oil painting which tackles the effects of IRRESPONSIBLE MINING to young children and people in general. Ang pangalan nya ay Mina. Minana ni Mina ang mana mula sa pagmimina. Sa kaunting ginto sa kanyang kamay, di mabilang na bundok ang nahukay. Oo may mga namana si Mina, isang makinang na bagay…

Watercolor Blue – Rozainne Portrait

Blue and Yellow Watercolors in play. After days of creating a serious artwork, in brown and gray, I am back to creating something whimsical. This watercolor fanart was inspired by one of Miss Rozainne‘s profile pictures. This lady is not only pretty but also talented. 😍   Here is the final portrait of Rozainne using blue and yellow Kuretake…

Painting in Monochrome

Almost all of my artworks are colorful. There are pops of vivid colors everywhere. But on this 3 feet by 4 feet oil painting piece, I’m exploring a  monochromatic color scheme. Browns and blues are on play. I’m also challenging myself to finish the painting within 10 days. Preparation is key to finish it within that…

A MUSING: Life is like a cup of coffee I never ordered

Coffee: A sip or two wakes you up, but too much of it makes you palpitate. THE SIP My first sip began when I joined the workforce as a graphic designer. I enjoyed the many perks of being an employee in the government. I got to work for prominent people in our province, such as the Congressman, Governor, Vice-Governor and SB Members. The benefits, leave…

Tutorial-Beauty and the (Beast) Hydrangeas

Here is a Fan Art of “Belle of Beauty and the (Beast) Hydrangeas”- Painting Process using Adobe Photoshop. Music by Marie Hines “How do you fall out of love”

Wonder Power- A Contributor’s Message, 365 Wonders 2017 Planner

THE POWER OF WONDER Being a contributor to Woman Create’s Planners 365 Wonders Planner has provided young, talented, emerging artists, a platform to showcase their illustrations, poems, photos, short stories, music lyrics and experiences in life. In this book, illustrators, writers, photographers and curators became one. Being a contributor to Woman Create’s  movement is truly empowering. It…

Woman Create’s First Planner of Wonders Launching [Event] 2016 Planner

356 Wonders 2016 Planner Launching Woman Create’s 2016 Planner was officially launched last November 28, 2015 at Heima Brixton, Kapitolyo. The event started with inspirational talks from amazing women in the industry of art, fashion and music. Most of the talks discussed body image, women empowerment and confidence boosts. After the talks, the planner was…

Sakura : Tsubasa Chronicles Digital Painting

Sakura, the princess of the Kingdom of Clow, loses all her memories and how Syaoran, a young archaeologist who is her childhood friend, goes on a quest to save her. Dimensional Witch Yūko Ichihara instructs him to go with two people, Kurogane and Fai D. Flowright. They search for Sakura’s memories, which were scattered in…

Sketching Sakura of Tsubasa Chronicles

Sakura is now an adult. Sakura was first seen on anime entitled Cardcaptor Sakura, abbreviated as CCS and also known as Cardcaptors. It is a Japanese shōjo manga series written and illustrated by the manga group Clamp. Clamp introduced her character again in Tsubasa Chronicles. Her looks were updated and we can see that she has…

Fallen, Lauren Kate Fan Art

  You’re an angel,“ she repeated slowly, surprised to see Daniel close his eyes and moan in pleasure, almost as if they were kissing. “I’m in love with an angel.” –  Lucinda This is a Fanart for Lauren Kate’s book entitled, FALLEN. The film stars Addison Timlin(Lucinda “Luce” Price), Jeremy Irvine(Daniel Grigori), Harrison Gilbertson(Cameron “Cam” Briel),…

I am Daydream and Nightmare: Children Story Book

  I’ve always wanted to illustrate my own children’s story book. And this is a teaser on what I am working on. My own story for children about Daydream and Nightmare. Tell me what you think. Is the illustration appropropriate for children? I am working on story lines now. And hopefully will be able to release it before…

Watercolor Facial Expressions

  Facial expression studies using water color. These came out kinda creepy. I remembered game of thrones’ Hall of Faces within House Black and white.

Fan Art: Margaery Tyrell

Game of Thrones : Margaery She was the only daughter of Lord Mace Tyrell and Lady Alerie Tyrell, granddaughter of Lady Olenna Tyrell and sister of Ser Loras Tyrell. Margaery became Queen Consort through her marriage to King Joffrey Baratheon, and later his younger brother Tommen Baratheon following Joffrey’s death. She was killed when the…

Fan Art: Painting the Mother of Dragons

Game of Thrones: Daenerys Queen Daenerys I Targaryen, also known as Dany and Daenerys Stormborn, is a major character in the first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh seasons. She is played by starring cast member Emilia Clarke, and debuts in the series premiere. She is the younger sister of Rhaegar Targaryen and Viserys…

Hades Digital Painting

Hades. God of the Underworld in an armour preparing for the abduction of Persephone. Hades was the god of the underworld and the name eventually came to also describe the home of the dead as well. He was the oldest male child of Cronus and Rhea. Facts about Hades Hades is best known as the…

Army: Blood, Sweat and Tears 방탄소년단 피 땀 눈물 BTS

BTS: SPREADING WINGS. Flying with Bangtan. What music do i listen to when painting, when i am happy or sad? I mostly listen to BTS. I was never fond of rap or hiphop but because of these seven talented dorks, i had a change of heart and ears. I’ve been supporting them since debut. Their…

Hades and Persephone Digital Painting

The Myth of Hades and Persephone Hades fell in love with Persephone and decided to kidnap her. The myth says that in one of the rare times he left the Underworld, he traveled above ground to pursue her, while she was gathering flowers in a field. One day Hades, God of the Underworld, saw Persephone…