Wednesday, March 2, 2011

About the Author

     "Walang pera sa Fine Arts (There's no money in Fine Arts)", said my parents when I told them what I wanted to take in college. So instead I studied Architecture and graduated in 1996.

      I never get to design for an architectural firm. But I've worked as a store planner, a visual display artist, and a furniture designer. I've also designed housewares and decor, fashion accessories and jewelry, and even graphic media. All under different companies in the span of 9 years.

    Then I got tired of designing - for non-creative bosses, for companies with limited facilities that put restrictions to a designer's creativity, for those who expected more but provided less.

     In 2007 I worked as an office clerk in my father's distributor company and lived a carefree life for 3 years. I became weary and found no fulfillment in what I do. I realized, an artist like me lives to create.

     So here I am now in a journey, discovering along the way, to a place where a sustainable relationship exists between my art, my talents, and myself. Sacrifices are being made to get there. I've turned my back on my comfort zone, my financial well-being, in the pursuit of my goals as a self-employed artist. Now this indeed is the bohemian life.


  1. your on the right track man. stay happy!

  2. Thanks, man! Let's all follow our passion!

  3. Just found your blog and love it.. Bless up!

  4. I'm glad you do, Thereza! Thanks and God bless!