Tuesday, 1 April 2014
Jeffrey Wandly, 50, and Masturah Sha'ari, 45, Founders of Maya Gallery —Q: You are both founders of Maya Gallery and are greatly involved in other art-related businesses too. Do your kids have similar artistic inclinations? Jeff: Art is part of our lives and it's been with us since we were kids. When you do art, your world view changes and we like to encourage that for our kids too. Whenever we go overseas, we'll definitely bring a bag of art supplies, so they can doodle and sketch when they feel inspired. Q: You do illustrations in your free time and have even published a book. Is that something we'll be seeing in your creation? Mas: I did illustrations of origami animals in a children's book that was published. I'm thinking of using this same 3-D technique for the bull sculpture. There'll be bright colours and origami effects, but instead of crayon, I may go for acrylic, which pro . . .