When The Going Gets Tough – And Why I Chose This Title

“When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” It’s a very familiar quote. Actually, numerous blogs have been posted about this quote. But I still chose to talk about this because this quotation inspires me many times in refuelling my perseverance tank. Before I started blogging, I never thought it would be this hard. […]

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A Painter’s Struggle

People are normally amazed as they see great works of art, not knowing that behind each art piece are untold stories of tears and sweat. This poem illustrates a painter’s struggle while on the process of producing artwork. It’s  my own experience and I know it’s not just I who’s going through this, many of […]

Let’s Talk About Skin Colors

Struggling to find the right color combination to produce a perfect skin tone in your portrait painting? Let’s find out ways to do it. Just some background to share about my experience: Well, I’ve started in the portraiture on April 2016, not too long ago, right? Some of my finished works are commisioned and some […]

Captivated

  Nature is amazing, its beauty soothes the soul. Many poems have been written, illustrations have been painted on canvas, all in an attempt to capture its beauty. This poem is one of those attempts to describe it though my vocabulary is short, but out of amazement I’d tried…   The sun arose with his golden […]

Basic Advice To Portrait Artist Wannabes

So you are determined to reach your goal to be a portrait artist, then this article is for you. It’s a sort of basic advice that might help you in starting your art journey. If you are not an artist, you can also gain insights from these and apply the same principles to the endeavor […]