Monthly:May 2021

Finding the ultimate pen…

When an awesome artist uses a pen and uses it well, you want it, thinking that by having it you can draw like that awesome artist. Every time you meet an awesome artist, the first question to ask is, “what …

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Clipstudio Paint Pro/Ex on iPad Pro, Comics Fonts, Fonts Conversion and working off the desktop

screen2bshot2b2017-12-072bat2b9-46-362bam-5916476 Just recently, Clip Studio Paint Ex is released for the iPad Pro. It is both good news and bad news for many ClipStudio Paint user. But it comes with a downside: it is on a subscription basis: SGD11 per month …

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Digital sketching during breakfast

It’s Saturday morning again, time for breakfast and some sketching over my favourite coffee brewed traditionally in the local style. We were again back to our fav haunt just a short walk from where we live. The most difficult part …

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Zine Vol. 2 for Illustration Art Festival 2017, Singapore

The Illustration Arts Festival 2017 is happening from the 12th-13th of August 2017! Info displayed on poster below.


Last year James, Andrew and myself have a booth. We are doing this again at the market activity this year.

The second …

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Sketching or drawing with the iPad Pro and the Apple Pencil

When the iPad Pro was first introduced with the Apple Pencil, there was so much excitement. I wanted one so badly but I have wait for about half a year before the gadget was launched in the market. When it …

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Urban Sketching – Documentary Narrative Approach to Sketching

1936251_10153482031785951_1640334872570327761_n-9472885 A friend would say he sketches so he remembers. By dating the sketches and short descriptions of what, where and why, the motivation behind a sketch becomes apparent, and more directed. Therefore it is not a random act of simply …

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Weekend of Sketching

On Saturday, I woke up at 12pm, half a day was spent sleeping in. Kat was already working on her laptop. We had late lunch and came back to work on our stuff. At 6pm, we went to SPH to …

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Ban Siew San (Temple of Longevity) – 万寿山寺

Quite a hidden gem in an estate where I live and work. The temple, known as Ban Siew San is located at the junction of Henderson Road and Telok Blangah Road half way up the hill where the Telok Blangah …

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Sketching people at a restaurant

The day we flew back from Portugal we took mum out for dinner once we were done with unpacking and doing our laundry. Not that we missed Singapore food but we thought we haven’t seen mum for 2 weeks so …

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Drawing Cats | Cretacolor Nero Extrasoft Charcoal Pencil

Sketching cats can be very difficult as they don’t stay still for a long time. It is also hard to approach them when they are stray but they are very sketch able subjects. So I resort to sketching them from …

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