Hidden Insecurities

One of the first paintings I did featured a profile of a woman holding onto a three-tiered clay pot stack. It is the worst piece in every possible way you put it. From that experience, I vowed never to focus on faces again since I thought it was impossible for me to...
Rapid Sketching in Vietnam

Rapid Sketching in Vietnam

One cloudy afternoon on a balcony in Hanoi’s antique quarter, there I sat beside the railings with a view of a thousand year old history. My hand automatically reached through the pocket of my bag with sheer excitement to feel the corners of the newly purchased...
Sketching at 1837 MASL

Sketching at 1837 MASL

Before I started painting with watercolor a few months ago, I have always loved sketching using ink pens (and still am doodling and sketching on table napkins, paper place mats, and practically on anything). I carry with me notebooks, both big and small, everywhere I...