Sunday, April 19, 2015

Under the Traveller's Plants 旅人蕉下

Under the Traveller's Plants

The time lapse video shows how the sketch was done. First, the pencil sketch, then comes the lines using a 0.5 drawing pen. Next is the watercolour and finally strengthening the lines with the 0.5 drawing pen and the Zebra's "Sau Lai" pen.


Saturday, April 11, 2015

Upcoming Exhibition: "Hong Kong Colours" 個人畫展:「⾹港本色」

I'm really excited to have my exhibition held in June at Part-Of Gallery, Wan Chai and it would be my great honour if you could come and see my studio paintings and live urban sketches. 
A lot of work still needs to be done for now! 
See you in June!

Part-Of Gallery presents

“Hong Kong Colours”  「香港本色」
An exhibition of paintings and live sketches by Gary Yeung
Date: June 2-30 2015 
Opening Hours: Tuesday - Sunday 1:00pm - 7:00pm

Opening Reception:
6 June (Saturday) 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Part-Of Gallery
Ground Floor, no.16 Sik On Street, Wanchai, Hong Kong 
(next to no.99 Queen’s Road East)

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Lights and Shadows of Yau Ma Tei 油麻地的光與影

Lights and Shadows in Yau Ma Tei

We discovered this location where we could sketch the cityscape of Yau Ma Tei far from the ground level.  The lights and shadows on the facades of these buildings were striking in the bright afternoon sun.


Lights and Shadows in Yau Ma Tei

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Peel Street 卑利街公利真料竹蔗水

Peel Street, Central

Opened in 1948, this sugar cane juice shop has been serving residents for many decades.  Since old buildings and old family-run shops are becoming increasingly rare in Hong Kong, this shop together with its buildings has become a gem of the city.


Peel Street, Central