Take Me As Who I Am

Oil on canvas, 500 mm x 400 mm Limited palette often helps me to focus on the vision I wish to create instead of what I see. There is a similar sensation to the charcoal work…It is very intriguing and definitely has more potentials for development.

Take Me As Who I Am

Oil on canvas, 400 mm x 500 mm One of the most challenging parts I found in portrait is to capture the right anatomy in the shadow while not letting it take over the vocal point, keeping the portrait poetic yet precise to an certain extent. I have more to learn, explore and experiment for…

Integrity

Oil on canvas, 355 mm x 460 mm Another trial to mimmick Rembrant. The journey will continue to be long and hard. I thought I had a better idea of the process after several studies on techniques, but when it came to implementation, it was very much opposite to my second nature. I constantly reminded…

The Right Punch

Who says oil painting technique is only about layering on planes and adding material, it could also include smearing on planes and reducing material. An experiment of charcoal techniques with brushes on canvas with acrylic base, with limited palette in limited hours. Strategically to do less for more is an uncomfortable yet exciting time. Oil…

Envy

Who says oil painting technique is only about layering on planes and adding material, it could also include smearing on planes and reducing material. An experiment of charcoal techniques with brushes on canvas with acrylic base, with limited palette in limited hours. Strategically to do less for more is an uncomfortable yet exciting time. Oil…

Intrigued

Imagine the colour schemes of all the brain chemistries when we are intrigued: the interest, the curiosity, the fascination, and maybe high expectation aroused in our heads. Oil on canvas, 400 mm x 500 mm

Rage

Who says oil painting technique is only about layering on planes and adding material, it could also include smearing on planes and reducing material. An experiment of charcoal techniques with brushes on canvas with acrylic base, with limited palette in limited hours. Strategically to do less for more is an uncomfortable yet exciting time. Oil…

Hannibal Lector Remaster

An experiment of alla prima on an old work. Wish to capture and reveal the subtle humanity and softness in such a iconic and intoxicating character. Oil on canvas, 400 mm x 600 mm

Her Confident Smirk

She smirked in front of me, with strong confidence, confidence that came from naturally born fiery hair and steady and cool mind, as cool as the crystal blue ear ring, saying “I’ve got this!” Oil on canvas, 300 mm x 400 mm