Recap: August

August, oh August. I frankly don’t know how I would describe this month. It contained an equal amount of highs and lows. I found my moods swinging from being happy and feeling great one week and then rapidly sinking down the next week. It was an inevitable cycle.

But I’m positive September will be better. For now let’s go back and take a look at what happened in August:

(Also I noticed I haven’t done a Monthly Recap in ages! I need to do more of these.)



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My Favorite Things: July 2016

I can’t believe it’s already August! Where did all the time go? To start this month, I’ve listed down My Favorite Things from July.


Sennelier Half-Pan


July was World Watercolor Month so I decided to finally splurge on some Artist Quality paint. All I could afford at the moment was this half-pan Sennelier Rose Madder Lake though. But I love the color and I love how the paint is so pigmented!

I hope to purchase an Artist Quality set a few months from now.


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Creative Talks

There was a free Creative Talk event not far from my place so I dragged my friends along and we attended. There were four speakers: Abbey Sy, Alessa Lanot, Tippy Go, and June Digan. All of them are acclaimed artists from the Philippines with a huge following online.

The talk got me more motivated to pursue this art career of mine. It may be unconventional and different but these speakers are proof it is sooooo worth it!

Here are some photos I took of their presentations. I only used my phone to take them but I hope they will still inspire you!



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