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Friday, February 6, 2015

Teh Tarik Man made of 20,000 teabags

We thought this was really cool and creative. An amazing teabag art is created by artist Red Hongyi (who paints without paintbrush), using 20,000 teabags to illustrate a man preparing teh tarik, ('pulled-tea' in Malay), in the background, with soft drink cans and an ice-kacang (shaved ice) machine as props in the foreground.The piece was 3.2 x 2.2 meters in size and weighed 200 kgs and the teabags were stained in 10 different shades of brown. Hongyi wanted to create a piece that reflected an everyday scene in Malaysia which also reminded her of home....





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