Self-love and Self-acceptance (part 1)

My recent artworks were inspired by the journey as a woman. It’s certain that being woman is not that easy. As a woman myself, I sometimes might feel insecure with my own appearance. I feel like my own skin, my hair, my body, and everything on me are not perfect. Sometimes I do critique myself…

Longing to Travel (drawing with Procreate)

July should be a good month to take some holiday and travel somewhere, however I am not dare enough to take my first move flying somewhere just for the sake of holiday. Since I live in Sweden, it is a bit difficult to travel abroad without flying, except visiting our neighbors, Norway and Denmark, which…

Back to basic with Adobe Photoshop Sketch

I was once thinking about drawing or making art in a traditional way; where you may achieve certain organic and natural textures or pigments on your drawings, and simply not a computer-generated art. I have been considering if it is really necessary for me to purchase tons of art supplies to support this . However,…

Girl Illustration with Procreate

I cannot believe that tomorrow is Monday again. Weekend passed really fast. However, this time feels much better because it is officially summer in Sweden, means that the weather is warmer and days are sunnier. Last Friday was also a public holiday in Sweden for midsummer celebration (midsommar). People here usually celebrates the day with…

Why I can’t leave Adobe Fresco

As a newbie in digital illustration, I am always curious to try any medium or tool available out there. I feel great to draw with different software or application which I can afford. By the way, the first digital painting and drawing app I used was Adobe Fresco, before I jumped to Procreate and use…

Bon Voyage Week

This post is going to summarize what I have done last week for my illustration journey. When I was scrolling Instagram few weeks ago, I found an interesting drawing prompt that I could try for a week, and i’s called Bon Voyage Week. Bon Voyage Week is a travel themed art challenge on Instagram with…

Spring-Summer Pattern Illustration

Summer is coming soon, and people here in Sweden including me, could not be any happier than ever. We have been living under such a long winter and we definitely more daylight and warmer temperature. However, this summer is literally going to be different due to the pandemic. I do not think people will spend…

My First Attempt with Affinity Designer

Hello again! Well, I decided not to write anything in this blog last week due to massive deadlines and I had to finish them before long weekend. I was so occupied with additional work and assignment from my course, so I didn’t even have much time for myself. Moreover, the weather in Sweden was not…

Drawing Female Body Proportions

I have been thinking since long time ago to challenge myself drawing a full body proportion. As I watched mini tutorial about woman illustration last week, then I decided to do my first attempt at fashion illustration sort of thing hehee… However, fashion illustration is also one of my favourite. I was into fashion thingy…

Rejoin the DTIYS challenge. Why not?

Hello! How are you guys facing the self-quarantine so far? I hope you guys are feeling okay and at least stay sane. I am feeling better in the fourth week of quarantine period even though sometimes I can feel exhausted for doing the same things over and over again at home. But the good thing…