She is larger than mountains

A portrait of my dear friend, Nadia, over a picture I took at Makapu'u Lookout, Oahu. I'm grateful I was able to capture Nadia's soft, grounded spirit. This illustration is based on a photo taken by one of our lovely mutual friends, Khin. Experimenting. © 2018 Tori Hong. All rights reserved. 1/31/18

Portrait of Seng

A portrait of my dear friend, Seng. Our friendship is filled with laughter, magic, inspiration, and love. I'm so grateful to be connected with a kindred spirit, and I am honored to capture their spirit. © 2018 Tori Hong. All rights reserved. 1/27/18

홍정히

A portrait of my grandmother, Jung-Hee Hong In drawing this, I remembered intimate details of my grandma: the purse of her lips, the softness of her cheeks, the creases in her brow. I recognized how many of her traits I have in myself. And I realized that relationships aren't restricted by narrow definitions of time … Continue reading 홍정히