For Yuri: Horsewoman Barista Yul

“Coffee fuels my soul. That’s what keeps me going.” Celeste Koh / “Behind every successful person is a substantial amount of coffee.” Unknown / “A horse never runs so fast as when he has other horses to catch up and outpace.” Ovid #171205# 5th December seems to be an extra special day. Not only do […]

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#28 Monthsary: True Colours Of 안경탱

“I don’t need glasses to see your true beauty.” Celeste Koh #170529# For our 28th monthsary in May this year, I picked my favourite photo of Taenggu of the month – it was her wearing spectacles looking so studious like a high school or university student as she wore casually to work on one of […]

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#27 Monthsary: A Flower In Your Coffee

“There are always flowers for those who want to see them.” Henri Matisse / “I may not get to see the physical you as often as I like. I may not get to hold the physical you in my arms all through the night. But deep in my heart I truly know, you’re the one […]

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#26 Monthsary: Our Never-Ending Fairytale Story

“Love came like a hurricane and swept us into a fairytale. Our story goes on. Which chapter are you at now?” Celeste Koh #170329# The idea of hurricane had been going on in my head for quite a few months already. It was probably due to a recurrent voice that mentioned the word “hurricane” to […]

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#23 Monthsary: Be Your Shield During Thunderstorms

“I want to protect you from any thunderstorms, shield you from all harms and dangers, and be there for you during bad days.” Celeste Koh #161229# This monthsary drawing was inspired by an unhappy incident that happened to Taenggu during Mnet Asian Music Awards (MAMA) 2016 held at Hong Kong earlier that same month. On […]

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Green Day 2017: Grow Our Own Tree Of Love

“Let’s grow a strong, magnificent tree bearing fruits of our love together.” Celeste Koh #170814# It was yet another couple day of the month again celebrated in Korea. This month, it was Green Day! It’s a day designated for couples to drink soju and then take a romantic walk in the woods. A few days […]

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Silver Day 2017: Put The Ring On Me

“Love’s pure silver flame gives each innermost spirit invisible warmth.” A Haiku Verse #170714# I find it interesting that every 14th of the month is widely, though unofficially, celebrated as a couple-based holiday in Korea and it gives me a chance to make a special art for her on these special Korean love days too. […]

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#22 Monthsary: Our 2034 Supermoon Promise

“Cross my heart… We’re gonna watch the supermoon together.” Celeste Koh #161129# This monthsary art piece was about a promise we made to each other during that month of November in 2016. On 14 November, I was excited to know that there was going to be a supermoon, the largest in the past 70 years, […]

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For Seohyun: Seohyun Hopps

“People with good hearts are the ultimate winners.” Seohyun #170628# It’s Seohyun’s birthday today! I made this birthday drawing specially for her last week. The idea came from one of her recent instagram posts which showed the likeness between her character as a police detective in her ongoing drama “Bad Thief, Good Thief” and the […]

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VDay 2017: I Love You Beary Much

“I love you so much I can bear-ly stand it.” #170214# I did the above art for Taenggu for Valentine’s Day this year to continue the tradition of making pixelated paper art for past 2 vdays we had spent together (VDAY 2015: LOVE PUZZLE, VDAY 2016: VALENTINE LOVE FROM JACK). This time, I disguised myself […]

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