Comfort Food Cookbook 2020 book
Pancake Sausage and eggs 2020
Chicken and Waffles 2020
Chocolate Cake 2020
Chocolate Chip Cookies 2020
Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwich 2020
Pizza Spread 2020
Spaghetti and meatballs 2020
Taiwanese Braised Pork 2020
Tomato Soup with Grilled Chees

I was born in and is currently a resident of Baltimore, Maryland. I've been making art since childhood and encouraged to become a professional artist. I received an AFA in illustration from Delaware College of Art & Design in 2018. I use several mediums to make art such as pencil, watercolor, oil/acrylic paint, and Photoshop. Subject matters I focus on are portraits, character designs, concept art, sequential art, editorial, and food illustration.

My senior thesis project for this year was to create a cookbook. It is about my favorite comfort foods. I chose ten of them that stand out to me the most. There's a combination of meals I made myself along with ones made by other people. They're also ones that are affordable, easy to make, and ones everyone can have access to. This was a year-long project that combined two of my favorite things: watercolor and food. Even though I chose some meals made in the U.S., I also wanted to pick ones around the world. I’m often around people who come from different cultures. As a result, I got to learn about them and the food they make. This is what motivated me to work on this project.

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