First, an announcement! Some of my older paintings will be on exhibit at the Art Elements Asian Gallery from August 17 to September 12, 2017. The gallery is on the 3rd level of SM Aura Premiere, Bonifacio Global City. Hope you can drop by! 🙂 Now back to our not-so-regularly scheduled obligatory art dump post, … Continue reading Quantity/Quality


On Tattoos and Body Image

I've been a little Pinterest-happy because I had an idea for a tattoo on my forearm. As majority of my pieces are on my back or front torso, I (obvi) don't get to look at them often and I wanted a piece I could actually see without a mirror. The other afternoon, I took a … Continue reading On Tattoos and Body Image

Gab, Currently XV

whathaveidone: In a moment of insanity, I accepted a friend's invitation to share a table at October Komiket. I also spent the next few days curbing a full-blown anxiety attack, because I've never been great at getting my work out there. I've been reintroducing myself to making fanart, something I haven't done since college, since my … Continue reading Gab, Currently XV

Sweet Sixteen

As of July 7, I will have been cosplaying for sixteen years. Damn, son. My induction into cosplay started out as an accident. I attended my first convention in 2000, as a PA/handler for a friend who was cosplaying. The same friend shoved his Kenshin costume at me at a con the year after (this … Continue reading Sweet Sixteen


While we're on my current hyperfixations, here's another sports title! I've been following Check, Please for a couple of  years, but it's been occupying a lot of my head space recently because I got gifted with Year One and Year Two. Between re-reading them multiple times over and the latest update, I am dead. THAT LATEST UPDATE … Continue reading ‘swawesome