Gabby Malpas

ArtShine: Close Up with Artist & Designer Gabby Malpas from Mangofrooty

Peranakan House at Kandahar Road Singapore.

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South East Asian Kueh food illustration

South East Asian Kueh illustrations

Kueh - These are bit-sized snacks/ desserts food you commonly found in Singapore. It is made from rice or glutinous rice and, we love it!

Peranakan tea cups

A trip to the dragon kiln (apparently one of only two left in Singapore) this weekend made me wish that I had a clue about photography.

Peranakan building

Singapore - Peranakan tiles and Shophouse embellishments in Singapore

Peranakan Lantern, usually hung outside the house, some with the family surname character written.

Peranakan Lantern, usually hung outside the house, some with the family surname character written.

Baba House (Peranakan Chinese Museum), Singapore

On day two, our first stop of the day was the historical Baba House. This architectural icon showcases Peranakan Chinese history, architecture, and heritage.

Penang - Peranakan Mansion

Darren Ng uploaded this image to 'Travel/Penang Dec See the album on Photobucket.

My Kitchen Snippets: Kuih Ketayap/Crepes with Coconut Filling

This is, without a doubt, one my very favorite kuih. A soft green crepe roll that has caramelized coconut filling in it.

Pinang peranakan mansion, typical house in Malaysia

Pinang peranakan mansion, typical house (Malaysia - - Photo by Nick Pinton

From Singapore comes the art of Kasut Manek - beaded shoes - and was an art that was dying out, but has been revived and given a modern look with new styles.  Thank you to Pearl Blay (whose mother was one of those who helped revive the art form) for sharing her article on the revival at http://www.beadinggem.com/2015/03/100-years-of-south-east-asian-nonya.html  Image courtesy of https://www.flickr.com/photos/taking5/galleries/72157623274163012/

From Singapore comes the art of Kasut Manek - beaded shoes - and was an art that…

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