I have a pen pal who is a cartoonist. He said I should focus on my zen chicken as a character. My chicken comes from my interest in zen calligraphy in which monks portray themselves and animals with humorous expressions. I am also inspired by my 11 years practice of tai chi. I feel the chi flow in the moment of painting the chickens. My chicken gets up to things like a cartoon character would such as wandering into the ikebana class and becoming a container for the flower arrangements.
So yesterday I was in an elevator at the school where I work with Chef Brad. He commented that he’s been following my zen chicken’s adventures o