Category Archives: Creativity

Flip-Flaps & Flights of Fancy

For almost 10 years now, a group of us meets once a month to exchange Artist Trading Cards (ATCs). At each session, we would try out new techniques or learn more about some form of art. For the many times … Continue reading

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Invitation: Squiggle

I hope to have at least 50 people join me in a small scale challenge. Can I count on you? This is inspired by something I use to see regularly in magazines where a squiggle is given and readers are … Continue reading

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Fish Upon a Memory

​It has been slightly over a week since the second of the two-time inaugural pop-up culinary-plus event Fish Upon a Memory. Inspired by a series of nostalgic fish-in-dish paintings by Art Foo, these two evenings were definitely unique experiences not only … Continue reading

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Riddles in Rhyme

Earlier this year, I tried writing a Chinese nursery rhyme. With the help of my aunt, we were even able to write a condensed version of the same rhyme. There are riddles pointing to places in Singapore in this rhyme. … Continue reading

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Empathy Embodied

Recently, I had the privilege of being with a group of passionate and inventive Social Entrepreneurs. While I was invited there for an opportunity to hone my Graphic Recording skills, I had the chance to fully participate in one segment … Continue reading

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Creating Creativity

In “The Agile Mind – How Your Brain Makes Creativity Happen”, Estanislao Bachrach shared the two important conclusions from a 2009 study by Clayton Christensen, a professor at Harvard Business School.  The six-year study was carried out on three thousand … Continue reading

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Graphic Recording

With my interest in facilitation and graphics, Graphic Recording would naturally be on my radar for a while now. I am so grateful to Colin who linked me to Brenda, and Brenda has been a most generous and encouraging coach. … Continue reading

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