Pavement artist’s creative expressions April 13, 2007Posted by asianpixmen in Activities, Craft, Culture, Malaysia, People, Places.
He is equipped with different types of drawing papers and at least one of canvas material. For a nominal sum, depending on the medium of surface utilised, he will draw your name in the forms of birds and plants.
It is an art that has its roots in China and in recent years, the artform has reached the shores of Malaysia, notably Penang. Sometimes, a foreign visitor gets a thrill out of seeing an obscure Asian artform that is decidedly alien to their eyes.
I saw a name “Clinton” drawn with some finesse and style as only the pavement artist could produce it.