Monthly:June 2021

Sketching @ Orchard Road- Singapore's Shopping Belt

Orchard Road is the shopping belt in Singapore. Mostly big brands and “atas” looking shops. The newest mega shopping malls are Ion Orchard, Somerset 313 and Orchard Central. I was at Orchard Central where I sketched this from the 5th …

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Studio Ghibli Co-founder Isao Takahata Dies at Age 82

Studio Ghibli Co-founder Isao Takahata Dies at Age 82
He was reported to pass away on 5 April 2018. isao2btakahata2btribute-6192393 Here’s my tribute to one of the greatest anime director and film maker. His film credits include classic anime features as …

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Paperless sketching – iPad Pro and Apple Pencil's Story

circular2broad2bsouth2bbridge2broad-3936278 Since the launch of the hardware last year in Oct 2015, there have been many positive reviews by users all over the world. My rating for the Apple Pencil and the technology behind it: Awesome, and a 5 Stars rating. …

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Front row seats

Yakun cafe at JEM layouts her seats like a school’s canteen. Tables lined up in rows. We got a table located right behind where we could see most of the customers seated in front of us. I felt like watching …

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West Coast Park: Sketching and Painting Trip

painting2bsetup-sm2-4697577 I have finally changed the blog header image to one that shows my painting setup. The image above shows it too, with detail labels of the stuff I brought with me. I placed everything on a lightweight trolly I recently …

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Watercolor painting of a street cat

street2bcat2bwatercolor-2852914 After participating in an oil painting class for a month, I am going back to painting in watercolor, which is still my favourite medium to paint with. November would be my watercolour month, whether I am painting outdoors or painting …

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Plein Air or Painting from Image

I would do plein air whenever circumstances permit, be it weather or accessibility of a location. Sometimes, honestly, it is harder to overcome one’s laziness to get up on our two feet and travel to a spot to paint. I …

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Sketching people at a birthday party

By Don Low Not that I wasn’t enjoying the party but when everyone was engaged in a conversation, I took out my sketchbook to sketch my friends while they were eating and talking. But I wasn’t being anti-social because I …

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My tribute to the world's football legend – Diego Maradona

 The world loses and mourns for a sport legend on 25 Nov 2020 – Diego Maradona, who died of heart attack at the age of 60. #diegomaradona #maradona60

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Wacom Screen Tablet Drawing Glove Hack | Don Low

My drawing hand is always sweaty, especially when I get nervous or excited about something. But most of the time, the weather plays a huge contribution to my sweaty palm. When I was drawing on the Intuos tablet, my drawing …

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