Oil painting Night watcher black panther

Years ago I purchased some reference photos from Jason Morgan’s website. There is one black panther photo I really like. But it takes me almost 2 years to finally have the confidence to actually paint it. When I look at the photo, I have this scene in my mind. A beautiful big black cat roams […]

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Oil painting for new office

Last November I did a large oil painting for my husband’s new office. It was inspired by a piece of rock slice. It was the first painting I did in 24 inch by 30 inch. I’m planning on a 24 inch by 36 inch one for my living room. My goal is gradually trying out […]

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My favorite cookie/cake art channels and more

One day a video jumped into my YouTube feed. I fall in love with it right away. And then You Tube starts to feed me more about cake/ cookie decoration channels. And here are the two I love most. Yuyu’s Sugar Art 【Yuyuのお砂糖アート】 One of her videos–> Isn’t that amazing~! That is a cookie~! Oh […]

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Some of my wood works

One day when I watched TV with my husband in our previous house in GA, he said “you should get a bookshelf for your office area.” I answered, “I can build one by myself.” He replied “Nah, you are just saying, you can’t do such thing like that.” I looked at him and answered seriously […]

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Art books that I like

Along my journey of painting and drawing, I’ve found several books that I truly like. In the beginning I would love all kinds of art books in bookstore. I would spend hours in Barn’s Noble to look through each book in art corner. After sometime I start to select the one I need. For example, […]

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My cross stitches over years

When I was in graduate school I needed something to do on weekends and free time. Cross stitch is a good choice. I used to make some smaller random pieces. But then I like large oil painting pictures, especially the famous one. Years ago, my BFF was getting married. I did a Van Gogh’s “Harvest” […]

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New family member with fur

After years of debate with other family members that we probably should have a pet, I finally step out and adopt a cat~! I never have a family pet before. When I was little I stayed with my grandma. One of her neighbors had a cat. I was so eager to pet that cat so […]

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