When I visited Purmamarca few years ago, the colorful adobe village striked me as a time capsule – the neighborhood stores all had vending machines from the 70s (think Coca Cola in classic glass bottles). It was common to see quaint llama farms, which meant many clothing merchandise made of llama hair, and local restaurants […]
Love this beautiful (figuratively and literally) quote. @riflepaper
It has been a long time since I last posted because I got caught up on my data science blog and starting a new job. Few weeks ago, I finished an oil pastel drawing of a sunflower field (this would be a Mother’s day gift), and it was quite a different experience from oil painting. […]
This landscape painting is based on a photo I took while on vacation in Portugal (the land of fine espresso and creamy pastéis de nata!). We visited a cozy beachfront town called Cascais (pronounced cash-caish), and there I decided I want to capture the charm of this Mediterranean suburb on canvas. The castle behind the […]
I’m very excited that my painting Garden of the gods got accepted into this exhibition at the Depot Art Gallery!! Come check out the art works of many talented local artists! Update: Garden of the gods won an Honorable Mention at the Depot Art Show!
After moving into a new home, and spending 3 weeks in Argentina where many awesome landscapes stirred inspiration for my next painting idea, I finally finished the peony/flower painting!
Peony has always been my favorite flower, especially the pink ones. I feel that there’s a luxurious elegance to it. As I was looking for photos to paint from, I couldn’t decide between two pictures of flower setups. Finally, I thought why not combine features from the two into one painting? To start, I laid […]