Recently I’ve been working continuously on a series of watercolor paintings called “Love Stories”. It was a challenge to devote myself to one series of works, and despite the distractions and constantly wanting to do something else, I managed to push through and began to see this series evolve into something I didn’t expect.
Earlier this year, I started on a series of paintings featuring the penguins Dream and Desire. The process started almost 2 years ago, when a friend commented that it was time to move away from the happy penguins in the sky, and challenge myself to work on something “darker”. She had said: “You have a darker side too. Why are you so afraid to express that?” I shared this with another friend – a writer … Continue reading
Since April this year (almost 3 months ago), I’ve been working on a new series of watercolor illustrations called “Love Stories”. (It’s not the official title of the series at the moment; just an umbrella term to keep me on track to explore further into this theme. More on this at another time). As is normal for every new project that I embark on, there’s a lot of sketching, drawing out the ideas, and … Continue reading
WATERCOLOR SPEED PAINTING || Love Triangles.. and Reasons To Finish What You’ve Started I tend to start on projects or artworks, and halfway through get tired of them, and want to switch to something else. While it’s not wrong to do so, here’s my latest video on why I believe it’s a good practice to finish what you’ve started. Enjoy and share your experiences and thoughts in the comments!
And just like that, we’re almost at the midway point of another year! Do you notice that time seems to fly faster the older we get? (Or is it just me? Hmmm…) Anyway.. admittedly I’ve been silent (on social media and online) for most of the year (except for Instagram), and it’s been 5 months of various explorations and transitions in my life. So here are the top 10 highlights for my first half of … Continue reading
WATERCOLOR & INK TIME LAPSE || I Turned My Failed Love Story Into An Art Video LOL Hey everyone! So… I turned my failed love story into an art video LOL… Here’s a time-lapse painting about a love story I really wanted to happen about 8 years ago, but alas it only happened in my imagination.. Check out the song in the video, because it’s a collaboration between myself and the guy in the painting … Continue reading
ACRYLIC & MIXED MEDIA TIME-LAPSE || Dancing and Love Penguins in the Clouds Welcome to my first ever painting time-lapse video, and it’s of a commissioned piece I’ve recently completed for a client in the U.S. Thanks for watching! Subscribe to my YouTube channel and stay tuned for more art videos from PenguinLand ♥ New video every Wednesday! 🙂
It’s a week into 2017, and what better way to kick-start things than two firsts that occurred in the first week (or so)! PenguinGirl’s First Artist Feature Many thanks to Carolyn of Arts Business Institute! I received an opportunity to be their featured artist for the first week of 2017! Click on the image below to read the full article. Artist Profile: Mary Ann Loo PenguinGirl’s First Art Apart Fair And just 3 … Continue reading