For Sunny: High Above Clouds, Sunshine Love

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.” Walt Whitman / “When I filter the sunshine in my life, I bask in the light of a transforming and inspiring reality…” Thomas Kinkade / “There is sunshine in my soul today.” #190515# I already started brainstorming for an idea for […]

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For Jessica: Chic Like An Ice Princess Black Cat

“The nickname (Ice Princess) is just based on my looks on the outside, once you get to know me, you’ll get to like me.” Jessica Jung / “You’ll love the feel of my soft velvet fur You’ll love the sound of my rumbling purr Once I have loved you, you’ll never look back The reason […]

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For Jonghyun: A Friend In Need, A White Dove To The Rescue

“A friend in need is a friend indeed.” English Proverb / “On the wings of a snow-white dove God sends His pure sweet love A sign from above On the wings of a dove” #190408# One month ago, my mum and I were about to set off on our first ever trip to Perth, Australia. […]

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Taeyeon Day 2019: That Beautiful Mystical Girl Who Lives In My Mind Garden

“Your mind is a garden. Your thoughts are the seeds. You can grow flowers. You can grow your favourite things, your favourite souls and even your favourite person. To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow. It’s your future.” Celeste Koh (Feb 2017) / “With you, I can be anything.” Taeyeon (in my mind) […]

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For Ginger: Share Your Toy With Your Little Brother Zero

“Let’s share, sharing is caring.” Kamal / “Brothers are playmates in the beginning and best friends for life.” Unknown #190210# Besides Sooyoung’s birthday, 10th February is also Taenggu’s first dog, Ginger’s birthday. While Ginger, a black poodle, now stays at her parents’ house in Jeonju, it is Zero, a silver poodle, whom she later adopted […]

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For Sooyoung: Spring Is Coming As You Wish

“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.” Anne Bradstreet / “The promise of spring’s arrival is enough to get anyone through the bitter winter.” Jen Selinsky #190210# The design I did for Sooyoung’s ang bao not long ago last week was actually a preview or teaser of what I was […]

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CNY Red Packets 2019: Pig Year Oink Oink

“Believe that anything is possible, even pigs can fly.” Celeste Koh #190205# The period between December and February is definitely a busy time for me with regards to making artworks. Almost immediately after I sent out 2 separate batches of 69 christmas cards altogether to Taenggu, I had to start working on a new series […]

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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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#46 & #47 Monthsary: Listen To My Heartbeat

“God found some of the strongest women and made them nurses.” Unknown #181129# & #181229# I had this sudden idea on one of the nights in late 2018. Every night, I would hug my Bobo to sleep on my bed. She would lie on top of me, facing down on my chest. That night was […]

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#45 Monthsary: Taenggu Is Batman

“I’m… Batman.” Taeyeon (Girls For Rest, 2018) / “I’m vengeance. I’m the night. I’m Batman!” Unknown #181029# I specially planned to make this Taenggu Batman drawing in this month of October 2018 because it was the month of Halloween. I thought it was a good idea to have Taenggu disguised or dressed up as Batman […]

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