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An interpretation of the great wall of China….in Chinese ink #class preparation Advertisements

老街坊

Always fascinated by quaint street corners and nice cobbled streets. Here’re two of mine as preparation for class teaching.

Here’s wishing all mums a happy Mother’s Day!

I wanted to paint a picture that says the gentleness of a Mother’s love and after looking at some pictures, I thought this picture of a horse and its foal shared my idea of how it should be like. Though I have mistaken it to be on first week of May, well as they say,…

The Mongolian Ger

The Mongolian Ger, home to many of the Mongolians is an interesting concept. I was told that the two poles in the centre represented the Father and Mother. The hole in the centre looks towards heaven. Had wonderful moments at a Ger camp with fellow trippers on my trip to Mongolia last October. It was…

Painting the lotus 荷花

I love this silver haired lady who sat opposite me and shared that she did not go to school. Today’s session was on painting a lotus leaf and flower and my class had a surge in the number of seniors who attended. Many who did not turn up during the last session came. Little did…

Painting Daisies 雏菊

Many markets and florists in HDB heartland sells daisies as part of their daily offerings. I was often attracted by the beautiful small flowers and their vibrant colours. I decided to pick up two stalks and used them in my class to share how to paint daisies using real examples. Here is some info about…

The joy of being ordinary 平凡,也是一种幸福

I had a lot of fun painting this bunch of bananas and thinking of a quote to go with it. In Singapore, bananas are one of the cheapest fruits you can get in the market and a bunch can cost as little as $2 or less. It is a wholesome meal or supplement if you…

A piece for Valentine Day’s event by Women of Vision 情人节2017

If you are wondering whether to get a gift for your beloved, do consider buying this calligraphic painting piece by Pin Lay, a social artist with Gallery@OURF who will be donating all the proceeds to children from ChiangMai World Vision community. Some information about the challenges faced by these children: (reference: https://myvision.worldvision.org.sg/campaign/love-is-the-reason-donation/) 15% of youth suffer from…

一字走天下:福

When I first started writing 福 in 2009 little did I know that I would have written and given away 福 in so many places and countries, the latest being in a shopping mall! It was a nice feeling to see my students blessing others with their 福 written with care and great diligence over…