The Japanese Art of Kintsugi Many of you know that I lived in Japan for nearly 8 years.  It is where I studied Art and started my career as an artist.  Now that I am living in Singapore, there are…

May 24, 2020

Two months ago (today is March 30), even just 4 weeks ago; I was looking forward to a Spring Break and Summer vacation with each side of our family.  Living in Singapore, with family spread across the US, including my…

March 30, 2020

When I lived in Japan, I took Sumi-E/Nihonga Painting classes for 6 years.  Sumi-E literally means black ink on white paper.  It is an Asian art form that came to Japan from China in the 15th century.  There is a wonderful history behind Oriental…

February 23, 2020

It’s been about three months since we arrived in Singapore.And it feels like I have been in “moving mode” for 10 months.  As an expat with children, even though my spouse starts a new job in a new city –…

November 2, 2019

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February 24, 2020