Day 12-08-18 - Tears of Joy
An illustration of Platycodon and Calla Lily for my girlfriend, & a tribute art to Kikyo (桔梗) from Inuyasha (犬夜叉 2000).
Day 12-07-18 - War and Peace
An illustration inspired by December 7th.
On 1 side I drew a sketch based on a WWII photo of the explosion the USS Shaw from the Attack of Pearl Harbor (1941).
On flipped side I drew linguist and progressive political activist Noam Chomsky (1928), and Hong Kong lyricist Lin Xi (林夕 1961 - ).
Day 12-06-18 - Joe Hisaishi
Here's an illustrated tribute to composer Joe Hisaishi (久石譲 Dec 6, 1950 - ) for his 68th birthday.
Joe is best known composing memorable scores for animated film of Hayao Miyazaki (宮崎駿), so the composition included:
Teto - Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984),
Laputan robot - Laputa, Castle in the Sky (1986),
Totoro - My Neighbor Totoro (1988), &
Kodama - Princess Mononoke.