#MadeInSingapore | Crochet Artist Believes So Much In Her Dream and Passion

December 15, 2018 0 Comments

Passion-Made-Possible-Kelly-Lim-Crochet-Artist-Believes-In-Her-Dream-Inspiring-Story-Blogpost-Strait-Times-Photo-Artatler-Online-Gallery

Kelly Lim, is a unique, inspiring Crochet Artist from Singapore. She is one of the amazing individuals who turn their passions into something amazing and unusual, yet mesmerising for the viewers / onlookers, both art enthusiasts and non altogether. She has proven that with passion, one can break through obstacles and through perseverance, one can achieve his / her dream.

Transcript from video:

Crochet is a traditional kind of craft that has been practiced for many years.

A crochet needle is something like a hook and we usually work with yarn.

The ball of yarn doesn’t look like anything but when you use a crochet needle, you can create something out of nothing.

Before I was a crochet artist, I was in fashion.

I study apparel design.

After that, I actually went into advertising, which is something totally different.

But the moment I went into advertising, I realised that I really want to do crochet.

It is like a language to me.

So I think in that language, I can create from very abstract ideas.

And my work has no life until I finish it.

I think that unexpected factor of my work has become like a center point.

And that’s what makes my work different because the soul of my work is like my soul.

When I was pursuing this passion of mine

My parents still didn’t see design and art as a suitable career path.

So even though there were many other obstacles, the biggest one of them all was definitely getting my family to understand that I want to take a route that is not normal.

And it took really, really long before my parents decided to accept it.

People remember me for my looks, like for my hair and that I am a crochet artist.

But I want to be remembered as somebody who fought for what she wanted because she believes so much in her dream.

 Video & Story Credit: Visit Singapore

#MadeInSingapore #CrochetArtist #PassionMadePossible #DreamComesTrue #Perseverance

 

 





CONTACT US (ARTIST/BUSINESS/GENERAL)



Also in Asia's Inspiring Art Stories - Share with us today!

Singaporean-Build-5000m2-Home-Made-of-Stones-Below-Great-Wall-of-China-Artatler.com
#MadeInSingapore | A Singaporean Built a 5,000m2 Home From Mountain Stones Below The Great Wall

February 28, 2019 0 Comments

Florist Leng is from Singapore and now works in Beijing. To live an idyllic life, she and her family designed a house, made of mountain stones, just below the Great Wall ...

Continue Reading

Lim Pui Wan Miniature Artist Malaysia Artatler Gallery
#MadeInMalaysia | She Makes Tiny Everyday Things Based on Malaysian Culture

February 16, 2019 0 Comments

Lim Pui Wan is a Kuala Lumpur based artist who creates breathtaking miniature art based on Malaysian culture. Her love of miniature art began when he was 14 years old ...

Continue Reading

Strawpocalypse Von Wong Art Featured Image 1200x600 Artatler Blog Artatler.com.png
#MadeInVietnam | 168,000 Used Plastic Straws For Parting of Plastic Sea

February 02, 2019 0 Comments

Vietnamese artist Von Wong's latest project, “The Parting of the Plastic Sea” was made from 168,000 used plastic straws ...

Continue Reading

What Motivates You Today?

Be an artist. Be a creator. It's not easy, but it's a great journey. Click anywhere on this popup to create your free artist profile online!

Top