sleeplesskao
February 2017 Update 

designer with addiction to character illustration, tokyo-trained artist, making a children’s book for Simply Read Books.

all the art works and items you will find here are original to me. each doll, all characters have their own stories to tell and they are all specially made into stylish wares for you.

here is just a sampling of some items made by sleepless kao.

New store site coming soon, in the meanwhile, you can view kao's new work.

print

"be loved"

Signed edition of 12

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"Listening to rock, sky breathing"

Signed edition of 12

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"I look the ocean from here and there"

Signed edition of 12

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"one"

Signed edition of 12

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"I don't need an umbrella"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"Listening to rock, sky breathing"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"It's just a small seed"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"Top of the mountain"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"Shape of lovesickness"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"Sitting on a strawberry cake"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"love you but I don't love you"

Printed in Vancouver with Soy based inks on Classic Linen Paper
mat size 8 x 10 inch

silkscreen prints


"clean my soul"

matted silkscreen print
mat size 8 x 10 inch


"Secret talk"

matted silkscreen print
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"Share"

matted silkscreen print
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"cutie in a bath tub"

matted silkscreen print
mat size 8 x 10 inch



"hide in a pipe"

matted silkscreen print
mat size 8 x 10 inch

"big head"

matted silkscreen print
size 12 x 9 inch

"come out and say it!"

matted silkscreen print
size 9x12 inch



"happy and ice cream"

matted silkscreen print
size 12 x 9 inch

paintings

hammock

Finding my wild men
"hammock"

acrylic paint on canvas on wood.
size 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.5 inch
original

available at ainsworth custom design

love+hate

Finding my wild men
"each other"

acrylic paint on canvas on wood.
size 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.5 inch
original

available at ainsworth custom design

love+hate

Finding my wild men
"cave"

acrylic paint on canvas on wood.
size 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.5 inch
original

available at ainsworth custom design

Finding my wild men
"commute"

acrylic paint on canvas on wood.
size 3.5 x 3.5 x 1.5 inch
original

available at ainsworth custom design

poster & bookmark

"swing humming" poster

degital print on kent paper
size 19 x 13 inch
limited edition

"elephant da zou" poster

degital print on kent paper
size 19 x 13 inch
limited edition

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