Oil painting – Flying turtle

I love turtle. I want to paint a turtle but I don’t want to paint it in water. I guess every time when I see the word “turtle” I think […]

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Oil painting – Frosty Stag

This painting is done in summer 2021 but it is good for winter season. A imaginary white stag with giant antlers stands in snowy forest. For one moment, you thought […]

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Upcycle project #6 Old gods, painting with blue

When I made the hexagon panels for Japanese Yuzen style painting, there are some scrap pieces of linen canvas left. The leftover canvas pieces are generally triangle shape and hard […]

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Trying out pink underpainting

I tried pink underpaintings with these four pieces. Finished paintings I often see artists laying out pink/magenta underpainting on canvas. They often leave some pink/magenta edges in the following layers. […]

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Portrait painting for my little girl

Last time when I took my little girl for 18 month check, we waited a while in the patient room. I tried to keep her in good mood and she […]

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Experiments with gold paint pigment

After I finds out gold pigment for oil painting by Schmincke Oil Bronzed, I need to try them and test them. I got several wood sign boards from local crafts […]

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Another portrait painting for my cat

It has been almost a year since Naomi came to our home. She likes the big window at staircase platform. In the afternoon the staircase platform is full of sunlight, […]

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Pet portraits commissioned artworks

In September I got a commission work to paint two pet portraits. I am very grateful for this opportunity since one of the portraits is my largest commissioned artwork so […]

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