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I haven’t updated in a while but I am now in the process of reviving this blog. Meantime, feel free to browse my old posts.

2K giveaway!

2K giveaway!

I am holding my first Giveaway to thank all those who follow and support Myla Draws. Thank you very much! Follow these steps to join: 1. Follow Myla Draws on Instagram. 2. Comment on the GiveAway post and tag a friend in your comment. That's it! Doing above steps will...

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my experience selling at inselly

my experience selling at inselly

I started my shop at Inselly a couple of weeks ago and after selling a few items, I feel it is time to write a review of the Inselly marketplace. Inselly, for those who haven’t heard about it yet, is a new marketplace for our favorite social network, Instagram. It is...

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no to dogs as fashion accessories

no to dogs as fashion accessories

I love dogs even though I don't own one and I am against having a dog as a fashion accessory or as a baby substitute. A dog is a creature who deserves to be treated as what he really is--a dog. Having a dog means you should be able to understand the responsibilities...

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colors of autumn

colors of autumn

About six weeks ago, my favorite season started and I am lucky to be living in a country where the landscape just turn glorious whenever this season arrives. Austria is generally a beautiful country but for me, it is most beautiful in autumn. I cannot forget the first...

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when i get those times

when i get those times

If you have been reading my blog, you might have noticed how much self doubt I have when it comes to my work. There are times when I feel like I am not going anywhere with it. I think it is normal to question oneself sometimes about whether or not what you are doing...

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trying out different art media

trying out different art media

Right now, I think my work is at its best when I use watercolor and ink but as a new artist, I still try out other art materials to find my voice. So far I tried using, other than watercolor and ink, colored pencil and ink and also copic markers and ink. I don't know,...

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my shop is now open!

my shop is now open!

My last post got me into thinking, why should I wait  to open a shop? One reason that always stopped me was because I am not yet confident in my work but being the perfectionist and control freak that I am, I probably never will. So if I want a store, I should just...

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wishing for better art supplies

wishing for better art supplies

As of writing, I still do this fashion illustration thing as a hobby and that means, I am in no way earning money from it. Right now I am cool with it because I am honestly having fun doing it. Maybe later, when I am good enough by my standards and when there is a...

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Farewell Oscar de la Renta

Farewell Oscar de la Renta

Here are illustrations based on Oscar de la Resta's designs as a tribute to him--a creative genius who inspired many people including me. Rest in peace Oscar de la Renta.

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gotta love this vienesse fashion blogger

gotta love this vienesse fashion blogger

Today we will be heading to Vienna and afterwards to the Wachau region to do a bit of sight seeing. This means, I won't be able to illustrate or blog in the next couple of days. But before I leave, here is an illustration based on my favorite Vienna-based fashion...

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