Month: December 2015

365 Ideas of Happiness

Alhamdulillah, this year I must say that I’m very blessed to have a lot of opportunities to do things related to drawing and illustration, including book illustration x) It started early or mid year when Mbak Baiq Nadia, editor of Bentang Pustaka offered me to do illustration for a friend’s book. Surprisingly, it turned out that Mbak Nadia was the editor who did my featured piece on GoGirl! Magazine in 2012. Isn’t life small yet warm and delightful? :) So after the piece for my friend‘s book (I don’t want to spill it yet), I got another offer to do book illustration for Mbak Nurilla Iryani‘s work. It was all about daily dose of happiness! Without any hesitation I said yes and started working on it. The first time I read the manuscript I already loved the book because it really told you, “Happiness is simple.” I was relieved when I knew that Mbak Nurilla liked the illustration and having Mbak Nadia as an editor, she was very very supportive and open minded. The book …

Advertisements

A simple thing to put on bucketlist next year: Malang!

Akhir tahun sudah tiba! Ternyata liburan akhir tahun ini akan saya dan suami habiskan di… Bekasi saja! Jeng jeng jeng :’)) Well, sebetulnya saya ambil cuti 4 hari tanggal 28 – 31 Desember, jadi lumayan ada 10 hari libur. Namun karena satu dan lain hal, kami memutuskan untuk santai di Bekasi bersama orang tua dan mertua tersayang. Hehehe :D Namun kami mulai merencanakan destinasi-destinasi wisata tahun depan. Yang sudah confirmed dan beli tiket adalah nonton Bon Iver di Singapura bulan Februari. Yang masih berupa #khayalanbabu adalah ke ke India termasuk Ladakh :’))) Nah, ada juga yang belum confirmed tapi saya sudah keceng-keceng nih, yaitu Malang. Simply because I’ve never been there! *sungkem sama para arek ngalam senusantara* Hampir sama dengan kebanyakan orang saya ingin merasakan sejuknya kota Malang plus datang ke tempat-tempat favorit seperti: Museum Angkut (Andien Ippe aja mampir ke sini kan buat foto-foto?! :p) Museum Topeng Alun-alun Kota Batu Batu Night Spectacular Dan makan di: Toko Oen (walaupun sudah pernah coba yang di Semarang :9) Pecel Kawi (OMG YES, I’M SOOO A PECEL …