I challenged myself to doodle/draw everyday in November and to produce at least 4 paintings a week in December. I may not achieve my own expectations in term of the finishing product when the challenge comes to an end (which I don’t really care because I am not an artist), but, it is more than […]
How I started painting again. After realizing that certain colours and lines are my weakness, I started painting differently. I use red and brown as the prime/starting colours and work around them. I do not pre draw, instead I straight away use those colours to paint whatever subject I intended to do. Then, I work […]
Hibiscus or known in Malaysia as bunga raya (literally means the celebration flower). “Hibiscus rosa-sinensis is the national flower of Malaysia. The red petals symbolizes courage and the five petals represent the National Principles (translated as Rukun Negara).” Note : ‘Bunga‘ is the malay word for flower, ‘raya‘ refers to a grand celebration.
The earth laughs in flowers -Ralph Waldo Emerson Photo : hibiscus, the national flower of Malaysia in my garden