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Mariel Ypil
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Birds of Flight
The wind brings so many things together -- the birds know this so well. They flock around those who understand the whispers of the wind, the secrets of its gale, the strength of its blows, the wind that brings them to flight. It does not matter if the being...

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She loved the way the embroideries shine in the firelight, the smooth and delicate feel of the fabric embracing her body, the perfumed scent of the fan enveloping her senses in sweet intoxication. Lost in beauty, she remembered the tattered hakama she cheri...

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The Tapestry
I have always been fond of crafts, of cottages, of simple things made with love. Well, anything made with love has never been simple at all, though in its simplicity, they feel a lot more close to the heart, more intimate. Maybe this is just me.  Anyways, e...

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A ray of warm, golden sunshine amidst the rain
I was perusing books at Fully Booked as usual one afternoon last year when my attention was captured by a particularly interesting manga cover. It was a group shot of high school friends and the title was Orange by Ichigo Takano. I do love the color orange,...

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Meet The Artist
Hello everyone! I suppose a little something about me is in order, so I did the Meet The Artist thing on Instagram a few weeks ago, or was it a month ago? Anyways, this is but a small information but I hope you can get an idea of who I am and that I am as a...

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Like the Gently Swaying Petals
Sakura blossoms, a quiet corner by the bamboo garden, and striking red shrines are such stark contrasts to a sword in the firelight, the sound of the battlefield and the ruthless political plays. It is such a pleasure and a heartache to write and draw about...

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Forest
She loves to stay by the garden as the sun shines down on the blooms and ferns, feeling the tender warmth of it embracing her like a familiar hug. 

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The Honey Bee That Flies
Embroidery has always been a part of my days ever since I was a child. There are countless cross stitches and crochets that my mum made each day at home under golden sunlit and breezy days, and over at my grandmother's house there would be the dresses she m...

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Namino
The smell of the cold wind permeated the air, while the golden light of the afternoon sun was beautifully glowing on the leaves, the pavements, on busy feet and falling upon breathless, captivated lips. I have just realized how much I haven't been drawing b...

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Artful Stuff
Society6 is starting 2017 with a lovely promo from today until January 8, 12am Pacific Time! I hope you could take a gander and wander around my shop and see if you like something. It would be such a thrill to see you use my art in your every day life. You'...
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