美少女戦士セーラームーン原画集 Bishoujo Senshi Sailor Moon Original Picture Collection Vol.2 "Merry Christmas" by Naoko Takeuchi - The December issue of Nakayoshi 1993, cover
"The color tone is difficult. I want to use it but it seems that it doesn’t fit in with other pictures. I don’t remember which article noted it, since I had so many interviews, but one wrote that my colors were "ennui." I was ecstatic from reading the article. Yes! That is what I am looking for."