This postcard represents my country, Philippines.
"Mabuhay" means 'long live', 'welcome', or 'hello'.
The characters are wearing our national costume: Barong Tagalog for men and Baro't Saya for women.
Behind is one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world, viewed from Manila Bay, Philippines. Copied from a reference photo then used texturizer.
used chibi characters for more anime-ish effect
:: ink on paper; edits and colors in pscs2