Saturday, October 24, 2015

3D Render For Comic

3D applications are great tools to speed up comic / manga production when we use it in the background plate. After the key location is mode... Read more »

Rejected Comic

This is a rejected comic I draw in 2011 when the original artist left the team. At time when I was drawing this, I am pretty much still a ... Read more »

Friday, October 23, 2015

Happy Birthday Comic

"Happy Birthday" is a short comic I did in 2011. The story revolve around the idea that peoples interact more in social media th... Read more »

Paint Over 3D Render

It is no secret that I used Blender3D in my landscape artwork and here is a brief walkthrough on how I apply the 3D render into 2D paintin... Read more »

Makoto Shinkai Style Painting Tutorial

In 2012, I was involve in an animation project and I am in charge of creating the background plates. Anime style background especially the ... Read more »

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Correction Change Ammendment

Never ending corrections, changes and ammendments from clients. A very old comic I draw in 2010. Read more »

When God Created You

Saw lots of peoples sharing this "when god created you" post in facebook. I google a bit and found out it was original a meme fr... Read more »

Hujan animation

"Hujan" a rain theme animation I did over a few weekends in 2014. It is a remake of my old rain animation which was done in 201... Read more »

Rain Animation

It rain quite often near where I live during the monsoon season. So, I paint over a few photos that I took and composite the rain in After... Read more »

Saturday, October 17, 2015

The Snow Button

"The Snow Button" is a short and quick animation I did in 2012. Most of the work are done in Blender3D, except the snow are Afte... Read more »

Happy Goat Year

A animation collaboration project for Chinese New Year 2015. Model and render with Blender3D Internal plus Freestyle. Read more »

Selamat Hari Raya Animation

A Hari Raya animation I did in 2012 using Blender3D. Ketupat is rice dumpling, kuih raya are cookies and bunga api means fireworks. Read more »

Dancing Cookies

A quick animation for Hari Raya 2015 featuring dancing raya cookies pineapple tart and peanut cookies. Read more »

Exciting Gumball Physic

A quick animation to test the rigid body physics in Blender3D. Model and render with Blender Internal with Freestyle. Read more »

Wash Your Hand

A very old comic artwork I did during the 2009 H1N1 outbreak. This is a vector art trace in Flash. Read more »

What is Shadow Color?

While I was researching about landscape painting in anime style, I noticed that most good paintings used a hue of blue/cyan/purple for shad... Read more »

Anime Background Tutorial

I blog about my research on Makoto Shinkai's (新海誠) style background painting and seems like lots of Shinkai fans love it. So, here is a... Read more »

Friday, October 16, 2015

Anime Tree Tutorial

Lots of peoples had been asking on how I paint anime style trees in my landscape painting. I am still not really good in this area, but her... Read more »

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

The Power of X

"The Power of X" is an election theme comic with LOTR flavor I did during 2013 Malaysia general election. The objective is to re... Read more »

Lucid Dream Nightmare

I always wonder if you suddenly aware that are dreaming while having a nightmare. Can you take revenge on the monster / ghost that appear ... Read more »

Anime Cumulus Cloud Tutorial

This is a process of painting anime style cumulus that I learned from all the books I purchased. During the time this tutorial was written,... Read more »

Painting Evening Scene

This one of my yearly adventure theme artwork , a painting of a boy and his pet dog adventuring to the unknown land. Read more »

Painting Anime Highway Scene

This is the scene breakdown for my highway scene artwork. The background is a mix of Blender3D internal render and Photoshop painting. Read more »

Painting Anime Suburban Scene

I always wonder on how far I had progress in digital painting. This is a repaint of my old artwork where a dog run in suburban scene. Read more »

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Painting Anime Townscape

This is a scene breakdown for my anime style townscape artwork. Background is a mix of blender3d render and photoshop painting. The low pol... Read more »

Painting Anime Venice Scene

This is a scene breakdown for collaboration artwork, "Venetian View". I share the info on Blender3D scene lightin... Read more »

Blender3D Cycles Crystal Shader

Joined and submitted this 3D crystal / diamond / quartz render for the Blender3D Facebook group challenge. I have written a little bit of i... Read more »

Blender3D Procedural Texture Starfield

I was discussing about how to do starfield in Blender3D with some friends a while ago, and we both got idea to apply the same method on how... Read more »

Monday, October 12, 2015

Down The Rabbit Hole Comic

I was an invited to contributed two comics for an indie art magazine, "Pipit International Creative Issue 4" in 2010. My short c... Read more »

Blender3D Cycles Candy Shader

Model and render some candy with Blender3D cycles render a while ago. It seem that a lot of peoples are interest with the candy shader, so ... Read more »

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Rendering Anime Hair Specular

This is a different method for rendering anime style hair specular. Instead of rendering the specular with shader, we will model and render... Read more »

Rendering Anime Eyebrow in Front of Hair

One of the most ask question I receive for Blender3D NPR anime character are "How to render eyebrow on top of everything (hair) for an... Read more »

Blender3D and Freestyle Tips For Anime Character

I model and render this anime girl with Blender3D a while ago. I think there are a few tricks that are worth sharing. Such as using colour ... Read more »

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Blender3D Anime Style Background Art Render Settings

This is the scene breakdown for my anime japanese classroom artwork. I had include the Blender3D light setup and Freestyle settings, which ... Read more »

I am an Evil Client

A while ago, a lot of peoples are sharing this "I am an artist, this does not mean I will work for free" image. I thought I can ... Read more »

Hamster Powered Toaster

Draw this comic in 2013 when I was drawing some serious scientist concept art for office work. But after looking at how stupid all the sci... Read more »

Friday, October 9, 2015


"Classroom" is an attempt to do anime style background (Malaysia classroom) with the use of Blender3D. The main objective is to ... Read more »

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Retro TV

"Retro TV" is a weekend project to replicate the 80s/90s retro style television show with damage VHS tape effect. Spend 2 days t... Read more »

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Painting Anime Rainy Scene

This is a 2 part timelapse videos showing how I paint a raining scene with anime girl, I will be also showing you a quick tip on how to &qu... Read more »

Butterfly Animation

A quick tiny animation I did in a night after dinner using Blender3D. Read more »

How Does A Rainbow Form?

Another comic base on the "ask teacher" theme I did. How does rainbow form? From a pot of gold? A pathway between heaven and ear... Read more »

Why Does It Rain?

After drawing " Where Does The Housefly Go At Night? " comics. I have some ideas to reuse the first two panels from the comic. I... Read more »

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Where Does The Housefly Go At Night?

I always wonder why there is less housefly around during the night. According to wikipedia, housefly are only active during daytime and re... Read more »

Painting Mid Autumn Festival

This is a 2 part timelapse videos showing how I paint a mid autumn festival scene with anime style girl carrying lantern. Around 1 hours to... Read more »

Light Ray Tutorial

A quick way to add light ray (god ray) to your artwork is to use the "radial zoom blur" filter, which is available in most painti... Read more »

Monday, October 5, 2015

Painting Anime Tree

This is a quick timelapse video showing how I paint a small scene with anime style tree and grass. This painting took around 35 minutes and... Read more »

Anime Cloud Painting Tutorial

This is a simple step by step on how we can paint anime clouds easily. It generally involve painting the shape of the clouds first. Then, s... Read more »

Ice Cream Comic

Was eating some ice cream (aiskrim) during the hot weather season, and got this idea for a comic. This comic was sketch and later trace in... Read more »

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Photoshop Brush Settings For Painting Anime Style Cloud

Here are the brush settings I use for painting anime style cloud. The values in the settings are not essential, you do not need to follow e... Read more »

Anime Street Light

"Tiang Lampu", a timelapse scene on a street light painting in anime background style. I marathon 6 hours in a single day to do ... Read more »