Art Inspiration: Ao Bing From Nezha

After watching the movie, Nezha, I was inspired to do a drawing of Ao Bing. Ao Bing is a character of the classic Chinese novel Investiture of the Gods. He is the dragon prince and third son of the East Sea Dragon King Ao Guang of the Crystal Palace. At one point in time, Ao… Continue reading Art Inspiration: Ao Bing From Nezha

Art Inspiration: Rukia Kuchiki

Who Is Rukia Kuchiki? In the anime “Bleach”, Rukia was a Soul Reaper, who was in charge of eliminating evil souls, Hollows. In my eyes, she was a strong and extremely brave female character in the series. The relationship that developed between her and the protagonist, Ichigo Kurosaki, was quite hilarious at times…. She was… Continue reading Art Inspiration: Rukia Kuchiki

Art Inspiration: Naruto, The Anime

During this Covid-19 pandemic, I finally had the opportunities to really sit back and enjoy some anime. “The term anime is derived from the English word animation, and in Japan is used to refer to all forms of animated media. Outside Japan, the term refers specifically to animation from Japan or to a Japanese-disseminated animation style often characterized by colorful… Continue reading Art Inspiration: Naruto, The Anime

Narita’s Anime Deck

If you are into Japanese anime, you should visit Narita International Airport’s Anime Deck! As I was rushing to board my plane for home, I quickly went to the Level 2 Central Building, at Terminal 2. There was a large mural of some popular Japanese anime on one side of the wall and shops on… Continue reading Narita’s Anime Deck