This year is already half-way through and I’ve been rather quiet online. I’ve not been travelling though. Currently, I’m busy with my temporary job while simultaneously applying for a permanent one. Same time last year, I’ve been in the middle of writing my Master’s Thesis. I was full of hope for the future and looking … More Where I am Right Now (in Life)
Did you know that New Zealand has about 200 species of fern plants? Forty per cent of those fern plants occur nowhere else in the world. Historically, fern plants thrived already on this planet long before the first dinosaurs existed. In fact, fossil finds suggest that ferns existed before the first animals walked on land. … More Redwood Forest Near Rotorua
Used media: Water colours, pencil, and coloured pencils.
“Oh no, we can’t leave already”, I cry to myself panic stricken. People hustle and bustle around me. Trying to leave, but also determined not to waste that tasty cheese scone and cider in front of me, I stuff my mouth with both, mumbling “Mmmmmh coming” to my friends Marisa and Sarah. My friends, and … More My Hobbiton Movie Tours Experience
Location: Christchurch Botanic Gardens. Medium: Water colours on paper. Enjoy.
A while ago, I shared some of my New Zealand travel sketches here on my blog and it is about time to share the rest of my travel sketches with you. During my time in New Zealand, it was the first time I consciously sat down to sketch. In the past, I used to briefly … More New Zealand Travel Sketch: Down the Rabbit Hole
When I first started this blog several years ago, it was meant to be some sort of a public diary and online portfolio for my art. I’ve been blogging for over ten years now, probably almost 15 years, and spend most of those years either on lifejournal or blogspot. I’ve closed down my lifejournal blog … More Why I’m Struggling with Travel Blogging and Why I Don’t Like Reading Other Travel Blogs