Category Archives: Silicon Valley

Sign Painter, yup that’s me

Just a quick post linking to this piece that KQED’s ARTS section did on my sign-sketching obsession. Here is the video. And a link to a longer piece on their website. A big thank you to Creo Noveno for shooting … Continue reading

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Workshop Announcement: 2 days of Sketching in Los Gatos

Workshop Announcement: 2 days of Sketching in Los Gatos, California. Continue reading

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What I learnt in June

Last thoughts on the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. And now, where’s my pen?? Continue reading

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The last few direct-painting watercolors

And it’s a wrap for the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Harvesting Lavender

Harvesting lavender in South San Jose.
Day 24 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Direct Watercolor, it’s almost over!

Day 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Stretching outside my comfort zone

At In-N-Out Burger. Comparing line and no line in the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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