Category Archives: Typography

A believing life (6): Catch

* Afterward Jesus appeared again to his disciples, by the Sea of Galilee. It happened this way: 2 Simon Peter, Thomas (also known as Didymus), Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two other disciples were together. 3 “I’m going out to fish,” Simon Peter told them,

A believing life (6): Catch

* Afterward Jesus appeared again to his disciples, by the Sea of Galilee. It happened this way: 2 Simon Peter, Thomas (also known as Didymus), Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two other disciples were together. 3 “I’m going out to fish,” Simon Peter told them,

Blessed birthday, Singapore!

August is a month of celebrations.   We are 47 today. The sea of red and white. It’s true – somehow, everyone looks photogenic on this day. Could have been the bright afternoon sun. The dazzle from stunning fireworks. Or

Blessed birthday, Singapore!

August is a month of celebrations.   We are 47 today. The sea of red and white. It’s true – somehow, everyone looks photogenic on this day. Could have been the bright afternoon sun. The dazzle from stunning fireworks. Or

Skunkwworks 09: Indexed

In the trenches. Some days I really get into it, and I’m in what people call Flow. Some other days, the only thing that’s flowing is time. Believe it or not, I actually started by populating a document template that

Skunkwworks 09: Indexed

In the trenches. Some days I really get into it, and I’m in what people call Flow. Some other days, the only thing that’s flowing is time. Believe it or not, I actually started by populating a document template that

Skunkwworks 08: Being sheepish

Loving-kindness. Mercy.  More reflection on John Rutter’s music today. A good companion for today’s designing. A different kind of designing today. How will it go? Only God knows. I’ll be there, and see how He teaches and moves. I love

Skunkwworks 08: Being sheepish

Loving-kindness. Mercy.  More reflection on John Rutter’s music today. A good companion for today’s designing. A different kind of designing today. How will it go? Only God knows. I’ll be there, and see how He teaches and moves. I love

Sweet Aroma

* Tools: 1) Staedtler Lumocolor F black (for words in caps, boundary box, eyebrow) 2) Staedtler Lumocolor M black (for rest of verse text) 3) Pilot G-2 05 black (signoff, verse reference) 4) Sakura Pigma Micron 01 black (hair, shaded eye) 5) Sharpie

Sweet Aroma

* Tools: 1) Staedtler Lumocolor F black (for words in caps, boundary box, eyebrow) 2) Staedtler Lumocolor M black (for rest of verse text) 3) Pilot G-2 05 black (signoff, verse reference) 4) Sakura Pigma Micron 01 black (hair, shaded eye) 5) Sharpie

Streams that make glad

“No matter how it looks, trust God.” – Philip Yancey This psalm encourages us to hope and trust in God; in his power and providence, and his gracious presence with his church in the worst of times. We may apply

Streams that make glad

“No matter how it looks, trust God.” – Philip Yancey This psalm encourages us to hope and trust in God; in his power and providence, and his gracious presence with his church in the worst of times. We may apply

Ordained

There is still so much more of God to be had, to be savoured! ——- Tools: 1) COPIC 110 Special Black (for calendar outline) 2) Staedtler Lumocolor M black (for verse text) 3) Staedtler Lumocolor S black (for box and

Ordained

There is still so much more of God to be had, to be savoured! ——- Tools: 1) COPIC 110 Special Black (for calendar outline) 2) Staedtler Lumocolor M black (for verse text) 3) Staedtler Lumocolor S black (for box and

Beautified

God is nearer to us than we are to ourselves! He has ways of speaking to us about things we aren’t even fully aware of. —– Tools: 1) Sharpie Fine Point black (for bandage main outline; clearly running out of

Beautified

God is nearer to us than we are to ourselves! He has ways of speaking to us about things we aren’t even fully aware of. —– Tools: 1) Sharpie Fine Point black (for bandage main outline; clearly running out of

Final one for 2011 :)

Mm-hmm. What a year… What a year. This time last year, I wrote a journal entry, highlighting 2 things: “Waiting forwardly: Not to be insensitive, complacent or too content, that the Holy Spirit may not interrupt my plans and lead

Final one for 2011 :)

Mm-hmm. What a year… What a year. This time last year, I wrote a journal entry, highlighting 2 things: “Waiting forwardly: Not to be insensitive, complacent or too content, that the Holy Spirit may not interrupt my plans and lead

A “Chungking Express”

Today I read a friend’s unvaledictory report draft. He writes beautifully – it was such a treat to read! Made me think of the few memories I have of the body of work he referenced, and a lot about the

A “Chungking Express”

Today I read a friend’s unvaledictory report draft. He writes beautifully – it was such a treat to read! Made me think of the few memories I have of the body of work he referenced, and a lot about the

T.C.S. – White Space

Each module keeps getting better. Moving into the hard issues, which no book can give you answers to. This week’s module touched on something close to my heart: white space. “Some might argue that passive whitespace is the unconsidered space

T.C.S. – White Space

Each module keeps getting better. Moving into the hard issues, which no book can give you answers to. This week’s module touched on something close to my heart: white space. “Some might argue that passive whitespace is the unconsidered space

Shots

Interesting morning. Shots @ Ann Siang Hill. Huffed and puffed my way there – running late. As usual :p Wasn’t quite sure how we were going to talk about it, so I brought just about everything. It was so hard

Shots

Interesting morning. Shots @ Ann Siang Hill. Huffed and puffed my way there – running late. As usual :p Wasn’t quite sure how we were going to talk about it, so I brought just about everything. It was so hard

T.C.S. – Leaning & Learning Forward

Class turned towards trends for this part. Made me think about how I am going to respond to what is happening around me/ coming soon. When I got to the “What next?” question, was surprised at how easily my thoughts

T.C.S. – Leaning & Learning Forward

Class turned towards trends for this part. Made me think about how I am going to respond to what is happening around me/ coming soon. When I got to the “What next?” question, was surprised at how easily my thoughts

Mind Matters – VIII

Forum feels like a long time ago now – even though it happened only 5 days back! Guess it’s because much has happened since. * Emergency #1: Event day, 6.45am. Two of the three murals had fallen down over the

Mind Matters – VIII

Forum feels like a long time ago now – even though it happened only 5 days back! Guess it’s because much has happened since. * Emergency #1: Event day, 6.45am. Two of the three murals had fallen down over the

Mind Matters – VII

“Cartooning is not really drawing at all, but a complicated pictographic language intended to be read, not really seen.” – Chris Ware, The Whitney Prevaricator Loved this bit of the preps. Cartooning using a simple style, is such good fun!

Mind Matters – VII

“Cartooning is not really drawing at all, but a complicated pictographic language intended to be read, not really seen.” – Chris Ware, The Whitney Prevaricator Loved this bit of the preps. Cartooning using a simple style, is such good fun!