Filled with twenty images of neighbourhood shops, restaurant kitchens and other sights commonly experienced in our daily grind, this first in a series of colouring books focusing on life in Singapore reminds us that there is much of our everyday that we can preserve and cherish. With each page ready to colour and frame, Blks & Nos. captures the familiar spirit of the Singapore heartlands with scenes painstakingly traced by the masterful hands of award-winning illustrator Koh Hong Teng, waiting to be brought to life by you.
Printed on high quality paper, the pages in this book can be individually removed and framed.
About the Illustrator:
Koh Hong Teng is a comics artist and painter based in Singapore. He published the two-volume Gone Case: A Graphic Novel, Book 1 and 2, with writer Dave Chua in 2010 and 2011 respectively. In 2011, he received the Arts Creation Fund from Singapore’s National Arts Council in support of Last Train at Tanjong Pagar.
The graphic novel Ten Sticks and One Rice, illustrated by Hong Teng and written by Oh Yong Hwee, was published by Epigram Books in November 2012 and won a Bronze Award at the 7th International MANGA Awards. Hong Teng has also produced comics and artwork for the National Library Board’s irememberSG project and Project LAVA respectively, and is an external examiner for final-year illustration projects at Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts.
Size: 250 x 250mm
Published: March 2016