16 October 2017

Review: How to Draw Almost Everything


If there is only one word to describe this book, it would be RESOURCEFUL. How to Draw Almost Everything by Chika Miyata literally covers how to draw almost everything, from people, animals, flowers, trees, vehicles, foods, and many more.

11 October 2017

Animals Portrait


This is a self-initiated project where I illustrated a varied range of animals in the wild. I tried to portray the animals as true as possible to their original form and habitat while at the same time giving them character and personality.

07 October 2017

Lullaby Baby Shop


In this project, I made a series of illustrated elements as a brand identity for a local baby shop called Lullaby. The brief is to create illustrations that's appealing to young children using vibrant color palette like pink, yellow and blue.

03 October 2017

First Day at Work Greeting Card


This week I made a special illustration for my husband. He's starting a new job earlier this month and so I thought it will be nice to give him something to congratulate him. I started by randomly scribbling on my Wacom tablet and voila!

25 September 2017

Review: Illustration School: Let's Draw a Story


Let's Draw a Story is a cute and fun activity book that helps readers to create their own heartfelt story. This book is part of the Illustration School series created by one of Japan’s most popular artist Sachiko Umoto. And by the way, I'm a fan of her sweet and adorable drawing.

18 September 2017

A Pair of Matching Phone Wallpapers


A few days ago when I was strolling along Facebook, I came across a post of a collection of matching phone wallpapers that couple use on each other smartphone. If you don't get what I mean, it's basically a picture of a couple doing couple thing (holding hand, kissing, hugging, etc.) displayed on two different screens to make a matching picture when being put side by side. It is sweet and so lovely, but my husband and I almost never set our picture as phone wallpaper because either of these two following reasons or both: 1. We are awkward on camera, 2. We feel insecure of what other people will think if they see our phone with our face as the wallpaper.

13 September 2017

Rebrand Myself


If you've been following me on Instagram or Tumblr (let's pretend someone has), you will notice that I have a noticeable transformation with my illustration style. I used to draw with outlines and pastel or soft color palette but a couple months ago, I woke up one day and suddenly decided that I need a change.

31 August 2017

ABC Explore Singapore Book


There's a fabulous new ABC book by awesome author Michelle Lowbeer published this month and I illustrated the whole pages!

26 August 2017

National Dog Day 2017


Happy dog day to all of you dog's parents and to your dogs too!

Oh how I really miss my dogs.

+ Carolynn +

01 July 2017

Animate My Drawing - Hair Blowing in the Wind


If there's one thing that I'm obsessed the most lately is to make my drawings alive and moving!