The illustration is last chapter of my thesis series. To graduate is my first goal in Canada.
The work shows my past (spent hard time to settle in Canada), my present (achieved my first goal; graduation), and my imagination of future (publish my book, and doing my ‘to do list’).
Good-bye, Grandpa shows me and my grandfather who is in heaven. I lost him in September 19, 2018. The work is imagination of image of grandfather and I when I visit his grave after finishing school.
The illustration shows my one of bad experience in Canada. Few years ago, when my young cousin isn’t very long to come here, I and he were bullied from my cousin’s school mate in subway.
The work shows how much I want to socialize with other foreigner friends.
Before arrived in language school, I thought I could mix well among the people. However, it was my mistaken, I couldn’t say any things with people.
Unfamiliar Environments describes that how I felt when I came to Canada first.
The illustration describes the situation; video call between family who lives in Korea and I who stay in Canada in Christmas. It shows that me and my family live in different time zone and different living environment, and we are missing each other.
The work explains family’s love. Sometimes my mum sends homemade foods from Korea to Canada. Every time when I open the refrigerator, I can imagine how my mother made these foods, and also, I can feel her love.
In Class illustrates my honestly feeling in class. The most nervous moment in school is group discussion or critique. I describe that moment used with size difference and appearance difference.
Standing Alone shows how I spend break time at work. Most of break time at work, I spend time to make some idea sketch or search resource or write essay, because, I don’t have enough time to do school assignment.