Artist draws from life to create cherubic characters, one pining for love, the other sharing it: meet Sad Cherry and Love Cherry

//Artist draws from life to create cherubic characters, one pining for love, the other sharing it: meet Sad Cherry and Love Cherry

Artist draws from life to create cherubic characters, one pining for love, the other sharing it: meet Sad Cherry and Love Cherry

It was on a cold winter’s night in Seoul, South Korea, four years ago that artist Jennifer Chow Hoi-yung came up with her first character, Sad Cherry, a cherubic figure with plump, vermilion-red lips.She was staying at an apartment without heating or electricity – her friend had forgotten to pay the bills. Feeling lonely and helpless, she started sketching to reflect her emotional state.It was only much later, while developing the character, that the 29-year-old, Born and raised in Hong Kong,…

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