Now that both Rose City Comic Con and Renton City Comic Con are done with, I sat down and updated my shop with a ton of new prints and stickers! PrielloArt’s Print Shop I’m also running a sale until the end of September. You get 20% off any order of $15 or more, no coupon… Continue reading Shop Update!
It usually takes a full volume to captivate me the way Kaoru Mori does with just the first page of A Bride’s Story Volume 1. To call this manga beautiful would be an understatement. It is absolutely gorgeous. And it’s not just the art, the writing for this manga is pretty great. Set in Central Asia… Continue reading Review: A Bride’s Story – Vol. 1
As both my husband and I are artists, our art book collection is always growing and one of our favorite places to find new books is Kinokuniya in Downtown Seattle. Both of us grew up and are still heavily influenced by Japanese manga and video games and Kinokuniya keeps a healthy stock of the latest… Continue reading Review: Art of Yoh Yoshinari
One of the hardest things to do when it comes to writing a story is picking where to start. How much time should you spend establishing the characters, the world, and its history? For someone to jump right into a story and slowly let the world develop and open up to the reader can be… Continue reading Review: The Girl from the Other Side
Series length varies greatly when it comes to manga. Some of my favorites have between 10-15 volumes, which is about average for shoujo, while a shounen series can run much longer. The 86th volume of One Piece releases tomorrow in Japan and it is still ongoing. Wanting to get into a series can be a… Continue reading Review: the gods lie
July ended up being a lot busier than I thought it’d be. One big thing is that we ended up having to take in my in-law’s skittish cat, Mini-Me. We hadn’t realized there were no plans for the cat until the week they were going to move out and close on the house. A failed… Continue reading Level Up!
This year has been crazy, especially in the last couple of months. Between a convention, my husband losing his job, and both of our parents selling their houses and moving, things I want to do never got done. Plans I had fell through. Projects I was working on were set aside or dropped completely. Like… Continue reading Restart