520 Day 2019: “Love You, Miss You” Handmade Saga Seed Resin Jewellery

“I love you so mad so mad. And I miss you so bad so bad.” Celeste Koh #190520# Today is 520 Day! It is the second unofficial Valentine’s Day widely celebrated by couples in China after the western holiday. The date “520” was chosen as a couple day because “520” sounds somewhat similar to 我爱你 […]

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White Day 2019: Soar High, My Paper Cranes, For Love, Hope And Peace

“Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the most pretty, peaceful and loving of them all?”⁣ Celeste Koh / “I will write peace on your wings and you will fly all over the world.” Sadako Sasaki / “If you ever get a chance to peep into my heart, you’ll see a room full of paper cranes […]

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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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