Sunday, May 23, 2010

revisions


image for "The Wind" by Robert Louis Stevenson, touched up and type set



second draft with proper text

Saturday, May 22, 2010

heliotrope


first draft of a poster for my friend's degree project: Heliotrope, a film by Doris Yuan
ch-ch-ch-check her out

ink & digital
instructor: Fred Lynch

when in iceland


editorial piece for an article about Icelandic cuisine. Now, I grew up in a Chinese household so encounters with strange food aren't a big deal -- but these guys eat strange food; I'd quite like to try it one day.
instructor: Fred Lynch

Thursday, May 20, 2010

every-day adventures

this moleskine has become my escape button












pentel pocket brush pen, made in Japan:
most brilliant piece of plastic I ever bought



also edited the type on my king kong cover :)
I submitted it in Communication Arts' Design and Advertising competition under "book covers", so here's keeping my fingers crossed? I really have no idea how to gauge my chances in these things.

in other news: graduating June 5th and moving to Brooklyn!
rooming with Victo, Ben, and Steph :D

Thursday, May 13, 2010

error







Photo mock-up of website intro animation for Two-legged Studios, featuring watercolours by Caitlin Heimerl


1. this has been a frustrating week.
2. everything that can go wrong when animating will go wrong
3. tbd

Thursday, May 6, 2010

netsuke




watercolour, gouache, pencil crayon, digital
instructor: Jon Foster

It's hard making covers for comics that already have a cover so beautifully painted and with such a particular aesthetic.