:bulletblue: 32 drawings and a whole year later, the idioms book I've been working on is done. The official Lulu product page is up, check it out.
:new: :bulletblue: Here is the Amazon Kindle digital version -> https://www.amazon.com/Cooking-Books-cartoon-humor-idioms-ebook/dp/B07P254PST/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=diana%20huang&qid=1550866014&s=gateway&sr=8-3&fbclid=IwAR3afmcuMIQlAOnjhQJvScAsFnRaTnJ1m-MufztQmK-lcKv36ZIgTCD00hg
:new: :bulletblue: Go here to check out all the fabulous work! --> :spotlight-left: ~DH-Students-Gallery (https://www.deviantart.com/dh-students-gallery) :spotlight-right:
Looking over the gallery of student work, everyone every year produces a nice wide variety of drawings. They have produced so many that I have actually forgotten a lot of them! That's why having some sort of record is important and good for the students. Its nice to see that artistic growth for those who hang with me over the years.
I was given a copy of The Last Cherry Blossom(2016) by the author Kathleen Burkinshaw. A chapter book for ages 11 and up. The story is about the time her mother, Yuriko, grew up in Japan during World War II, and survived the bombing of Hiroshima.
At first a very sweet story that paints a lovely picture of how a family lived. The novel gives an important perspective of Japanese citizens at the time of the war. The book talked about the propaganda, the banishing of Western influences, the rationing of food, and surrendering all kinds of metal objects to be melted for making planes and other war stuff. From the sweet and innocent perspective o
:new: Two weeks ago, I was sent an invitation by DeviantArt HQ to visit them so they could interview me. We set the date and time for yesterday afternoon. They gave me a tour of the whole place. The place is beautiful, colorful, fun, and exciting space to be in. The view of Hollywood and Los Angeles from the office windows is spectacular. I didn't take photos of the insides because there are things they are developing that I promised not to reveal until they happen. Just as a precaution, I left my phone inside my bag, but you can see the photos I did take below.
They asked me about how I use their website. By showing them how I use it, I e