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Juna’s Jar – A Sense of Place

Juna's Jar - A Sense of Place

During the early sketch phase of creating Juna’s Jar, I presented a sketch depicting Minho walking with Juna to Mr. Lee’s Pet Shop. It was a very straight-forward composition. In the feedback from the publisher I was reminded that it was important to the author, Jane Bahk that the story take place in Los Angeles’ Koreatown […]

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Reviews – Juna’s Jar

Reviews - Juna's Jar

Since the release of Juna’s Jar, editor Jessica Echeverria has kindly kept me updated with all the wonderful reviews.

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Meet a little panda named Aya…

Meet a little panda named Aya...

Author Hanna Hymans Ostroff approached me with a story about Aya, a curious little panda and her encounter with a kind Buddhist monk. It was a challenge to take on the project as it would be the first time to illustrate an animal as a main character, but I enjoyed capturing her expressions and playfulness.

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Nella Foresta Veramente Scura

Nella Foresta Veramente Scura

I received two copies of the book Nella Foresta Veramente Scura. Its cover is beautifully illustrated by Violeta Lopiz and the overall book design is superb.

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“A” is for Alpaca & Armadillo

"A" is for Alpaca & Armadillo

Another yearbook cover illustration for ABC Japanese Preschool. (See the previous year’s cover here.) This is a very belated post as Yume graduated from preschool and is already a 2nd grader! Nonetheless wanted to share it with you.

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