I’ve been making a zine every month and the series is called 梅子と僕 / Umeko and I
I use my sewing machine for binding papers.
Surprisingly a normal sewing machine sews papers pretty well.
I sew 11 sheets of papers (including a cover page) with a gauge 14 needle.
I design envelopes for subscribers too.
These are some water colour paintings for character design.
She is a main character. / うめちゃん （Ume-chan）
Main character’s mentor, and good friends. / 桃絵師匠 (Master Momoe)
Master Momoe’s soul mate. / つばき研究生 (Research student Tsubaki)
Taro / たろうちゃん (Friends)
Hanshin-kun / 阪神君 (Friends)
Imazu-kun / 今津君 (Friends)
Kokeshi-senpai / こけし先輩 (Mentor)
Tsuruko / 鶴子さん (Main-character’s enemy)
I have also published a photographic zine.
My photographic zine is partially a research book about how people try to accommodate their garden in small back streets of my hometown.
Oh… one important thing. I am showing my paintings at jubilee GALLERY now.