Tag: sketchbook

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Writing As Therapy : Feeling mindfulness through the act of writing

Say November 28, 2015

I have long been finding  perfect notebooks for my own writing habits. I keep several sketchbooks and notebooks in one time because I have too many thoughts running on and on and on. They are all supposed to write down, to clear up the space in my head. Lately, I discovered that I am addicted to writing, to pour down all my thoughts on to a physical thing – paper. Putting everything in Evernote and computer makes me crazy. Not being able to write for few days make me feel suffocated. Writing down – for me it’s like talking to myself,  like one would empty a trash every Monday or manage their laptop storage every Thurs.  It really helps me to slow down and ready to fill up when new things flooding in my brain.

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Blue interview by the jam factory

Press April 30, 2015

I was recently interviewed by the Jam Factory magazine about the my current project called ‘Study of the Blues’, which is a research about the meaning of colour blue in each culture. I have collected some blue dyed fabrics , as known as indigo, in Thailand’s rural villages and trying to get everything together and make some clothes out of it.  You can read by clicking the pages’ pictures to enlarge. Thank you Jam Factory for these beautiful photos.

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The Bodhi Body I : Sketch & Research

Drawing&Sketchbook, Fashion design July 24, 2014

bodhi  |bəʊ| noun

1) the awakening experience / enlightenment
Awareness of the true nature of the universe
2) a fig tree native to India and SE Asia, regarded as sacred by Buddhists.
(Buddha’s enlightenment having occurred beneath such a tree)
bōgaha ‘tree of knowledge’  + bō (from Sanskrit budh ‘understand thoroughly’) + gaha ‘tree’

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body |ˈbɒdi| noun (pl.bodies)

the physical structure, including the bones, flesh, and organs, of a person or an animal
• the trunk apart from the head and the limbs
a corpse
• [ mass noun ] the physical and mortal aspect of a person as opposed to the soul or spirit:
we’re together in body and spirit.

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Illustration for The Vintage Tales : A brief history of grandma’s clothing

Drawing&Sketchbook, Illustration&Print March 24, 2013

ในที่สุดก็มีเวลารวบรวมภาพประกอบสำหรับหนังสือ The Vintage Tales ที่ทำไปเมื่อปลายปี 2012 มาให้ชมกัน หนังสือเล่มนี้เป็นการนำเสนอแฟชั่นวินเทจ นั่นคือตั้งแต่ยุค 20s ถึง 90s มาเรียบเรียงไว้ให้อ่านง่าย มีภาพประกอบสวยงาม วิธีทำเบสิคมาก คือ วาดเส้นดินสอในสมุดสเกตช์ ลงสี,แสงเงาคร่าวๆ จากนั้นแสกนเข้าคอมพิวเตอร์แล้วลงสีในคอมทับหรือปรับสีให้ชัดเจนเพื่อที่เวลานำมาพิมพ์แล้วจะได้มีความคมชัดนั่นเอง สำหรับยุคที่วาดในหนังสือเล่มนี้ส่วนของอุ้งคือ 20s, 40s, 60s, 90s ค่ะ

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