Dragon Gallery

John found an art gallery called Dragon Gallery. It was in Nyack and it specialized in art and furniture from Asia. We took a bus there to visit it one day. There, we met Chris and Lilly, the owners of the gallery. Chris was a little stocky and Lilly was very slim and had a […]

Artist Life in New York City

The Ducks and Swan in Lake painting and more

The Customers who Bought My Paintings John and I continued to go to the Metropolitan Museum to set up the stand. The first painting that was sold was the painting of  Youghal harbour in Cork.  A young man in his 20’s bought it. Next, I sold two other paintings. It was to two Japanese women […]

What Art Means to Me

To put it simply, art for me is freedom of expression. I had an unusual birth situation and I think my personality was largely influenced by my childhood experiences. As a child, I didn’t show much emotion outside my home. And I quickly realized that there wasn’t anyone around me to whom I could tell […]

A Trip to Derry City

One day, Billy told me that he had been invited to come to see his brother who was living in Derry City in Northern Ireland. It is located right next to the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland. Billy was my friend who I met in Cork City. We took a bus from Cork City, […]

A Trip to Quebec

I took a one-week trip to Quebec by train to visit some places. It was in early September in 2009. I changed trains in Montreal. The train to Quebec City from Montreal was peaceful and comfortable and I felt like I was in France. I made some sketches on the train to Quebec City.   […]