Not so long time ago I have started graphic design project here in Siem Reap. As part of this project, I drew a few pictures inspired by floating village. It was quite challenging for me because I, personally, don't find Asian floating villages interesting, but for many people, this is one of main tourist attractions … Continue reading Floating village pic.#1
Last week a lot of things happened. A lot of frustrating things happened. As for me personally, only one thing is significantly important. I got an amazing commission drawing, that definitely will be added to my artist CV, I got an order to create wildlife drawing for the silent auction, which is part of fundraising … Continue reading Drawing that makes difference
When I was a child (I am still a child in my mind) I brought home every single street cat or dog, I just couldn't leave them behind, but my mom always gave them away and didn't let me have all these animals in our house. With my moving-around-the-world lifestyle, I just couldn't afford to … Continue reading Pussy the cat. Drawing by Maria Boklach
Temples of Angkor the main reason why people visiting Cambodia. To my big shame, I didn't know much about Angkor wat and territory around. I knew it exists, but I didn't know the full story. I am in the process to catch up, but an incredible amount of unpronounceable names of Cambodian kings, gods, and … Continue reading Drawing Cambodia. Prasat Kravan Temple
Nothing can make you happy. Happiness is the choice not the consequences of your actions. Result not always can change your emotional condition, but a choice you make will change the result. I never knew who I wanted to be, I never had a picture of my perfect feature life, and I still don’t. When … Continue reading Bakong temple. The first step to the happiness.
Somewhere between helping to run restaurant and freelance marketing/design projects, I find time to draw. I like drawing, I mean a really love to draw. When I sit down with pencils and paper, time stops for me. A few months ago, I got an order, to draw pet portrait. I never did it before, I … Continue reading When you love pets and know how to draw!