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Sakura Jelly

Sakura means cherry blossom in Japanese.

Widely celebrated in Japanese literature, poetry, and art, sakura carry layered meanings. For example, because they bloom briefly, the blossoms are often seen as a metaphor for the ephemeral beauty of living. 94 palabras más


Hirosaki Castle Park – Off-The-Beaten-Track Japan Travel Destination

I really wanted my girlfriend, Max, to see the Cherry Blossoms. Her post-graduate Medicine internship have ended on April 30 and travelling to Japan after that is a great chance to unwind. 563 palabras más

Crow pose

It’s funny that this draft had been in my folder forever, but I didn’t manage to complete it until I managed to complete the pose. I think I have woven the emotion I felt when first succeeding crow pose in the final drawing, and I like that.

Artist Me

Floral Fashion Portrait-Sakura

I know I’ve been posting lots of flowers and hummingbirds lately but I couldn’t resist showing you guys this stunning illustration by Los Angeles based illustrator Sunny Gu. 129 palabras más


Imperial Palace, Tokyo

I was staying near the Tokyo station and the Imperial Palace is just steps away. I managed to fit in a nice morning run around the perimeter of the palace on a sunny April day, admiring the sakura blossoms and taking a nice stroll around the palace grounds (no running allowed inside).