VDay 2019: Protect You Like The Little Prince Protects His Rose

“I’ll protect you like The Little Prince protects his rose.” Celeste Koh / “There might be millions of roses in the whole world, but you’re my only one, unique rose.” The Little Prince / “It’s the time you spent on your rose that makes your rose so important.” The Little Prince / author Antoine de […]

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Xmas Day 2018: Where Did The Bird Go?

“A heart without dreams is like a bird without feathers.” Suzy Kassem / “Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.” Salvador Dali / “Let me be as a feather. Strong with purpose yet light at heart, able to bend. And, tho I might become frayed, able to pull myself together again.” Anita Sams #181225# […]

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Hug Day 2018: Hug Me Like A Koala Hugs 나무

“Hug me like a koala hugs 나무 (tree).” Celeste Koh / “I just hugged you in my thoughts… Hope you felt the squeeze!” Pinterest #181214# I actually had this idea very early in time, like a few months before Hug Day in December. One day, while commuting on the train, I suddenly had an idea […]

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Pepero Day 2018: My Guitar Promise (From A Year Ago)

“It’s eleven eleven~” Taeyeon’s 11:11 lyrics #181111# Recounting last year’s 11/11 Pepero Day, I had written in my blog post PEPERO DAY 2017: PEPERO FOOD ART + REFLECTIONS OF 11:11 that it was a pity I didn’t have time to learn Taeyeon’s 11:11 piece and record myself playing the instrumental intro on my guitar. It […]

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Halloween 2018: SUPERBAT

“I know that Superman could squash me like a bug. But I know he won’t. Because deep down Clark is a good person. And deep down I’m not.” Batman #181031# Last year, I did a piece of string art for Taenggu for the very first time to celebrate Halloween (see my last year’s Halloween 2017 […]

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CNY Red Packets 2018: Dog Year Woof Woof

“Dog’s auspicious gifts are unconditional love and loyalty to all living things.” Building Beautiful Souls.com / “I give you endless brand-new good wishes. Please accept them as a new remembrance of our lasting friendship.” SayingImages.com #180216# Before I begin making a new batch of christmas cards early in view of this year’s christmas season that […]

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Wine Day 2018: A Glass Of Wine For Your Thoughts?

“I love you more than I think I do.” Celeste Koh #181014# I wasn’t very confident with the general idea of this artwork when I was working on it. I had doubts whether this artwork would be good enough for Taenggu. I wanted to portray the moment after drinking a glass of red wine when […]

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Photo Day 2018: What If We Were Childhood Lovers

“When adult lovers quarrel, they separate. When childhood lovers quarrel, they separate but come back in few minutes. For them, happiness is more important than pride.” Unknown #180914# I think out of all the Korean couple days so far, Photo Day is my personal favourite because I find it the most fun and interesting of […]

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Green Day 2018: A Paper Cactus For You

“I walked into the woods alone and came out with the love of my life.” Celeste Koh #180814# Today is Green Day, the Korean couple day when couples take a stroll into the woods while drinking a bottle of soju. Hehe so cute how they celebrate all kinds of couple days like this one in […]

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Silver Day 2018: Always Your Wife

“”My six-word love story: I want to be your wife.” Unknown #180714# July 14th was a couple day known as the Silver Day in Korea. It’s the day when couples exchange silver rings and discuss future plans of marriage. In my last year’s artwork for Silver Day, I had asked Taenggu to “PUT THE RING […]

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