I’m [sketching] on Tumblr now!

I’m [sketching] on Tumblr now!

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 | One Comment

Just when I thought my brain would explode with sparks made of Twitter links and Facebook updates, I created a “Mapping Words: Sketches” Tumblr account. I was hesitant to delve into Tumblr for the longest time because I didn’t understand it; it seemed like a platform filled with overly-shared material and confusing threads with no “about me” page […]

Sketching Korea

Sketching Korea

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 | 7 Comments

When I arrived in Korea as an exchange student at the Korea National University of Arts in 2009, I was visually overwhelmed by my surroundings. I became inspired by the colors, the traditional architecture, the written language, the mountains, the street markets, and the people that I interacted with on a daily basis. In addition to […]

Learning Korean through sketches

Learning Korean through sketches

Posted by on Sep 27, 2012 | 2 Comments

My newest article titled, “Learning to read Korean through sketches” was published today on Matador Abroad! I’m a visual learner, and when I began taking Korean classes a year and a half ago, I wanted to incorporate my language learning into a creative project.  I began sketching, which is time consuming, but a fun, alternative […]