TOMS Malaysia invites you to a colorful in-store event that blends the arts, fashion and compassion. All you have to do is to purchase a pair of blank canvas TOMS on the day of the event and pick your favorite artist to create a one-of-kind pair just for you! This is also in support of One to One® program whereby with every pair you purchase, TOMS will give a pair of new shoes to a child in need. The customization is free of charge – based on a first come, first served basis.
Location: TOMS Store, Mid Valley Megamall (Lot T-003A, Level 3)
Date: Thursday, 19th November
Time: 11am – 6pm
Customization Signup: Round 1 – 11am onwards / Round 2 – 3.30pm onwards
Joining TOMS for the day are four reknown artists such as:
TYLER RAMSEY – an abstract painter and performance artist based in Los Angeles, has worked as a TOMS resident artist since 2006. Ramsey has created his own approach to the art form, using seemingly contradicting concepts, vigorously and generously applying paint with his hands or directly from their containers – he has never owned a paintbrush! Notable owners include museums, Ban Ki Moon, Lobsang Sangay, Bill Clinton, Clint Eastwood, the United Nations, the Red Cross and the Human Rights Foundation. More information at www.RamseyArt.com / www.facebook.com/RamseyArt /@ramseyart
MELANIE BAYOUD – Doodle artist Melanie loves working with the shapes that architecture and nature create together. Melanie is the founder of “Thinking with Ink” in Malaysia, through her workshops Melanie teaches people how to find tranquility and unleash their inner creativeness through art. Melanie has used her art skills to raise money for charities and carried out “Thinking with Ink” workshops for underprivileged youth. More information at www.melaniebayoud.com / www.facebook.com/embeedesigns
C.K – MALAYSIAN ARTIST – Zam, Master of Custom Hand Painted Shoes from “ContengKASOT”, has made a career out of applying his expertise and design ideas to create unique and distinctive shoes that meet the wishes of his customers. Find our more @ContengKASOT
NURUL FYKA – MALAYSIAN ARTIST – a self-taught experimental Malaysian painter and myral artist with a Bachelor Degree in Creative Industry Management. Founder of Amuse Art – an art main place in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, known as a prime destination for fresh, original, and contemporary artwork. Fyka has found ways to blend her passion for art and philanthropy by actively participating in charity events such as “Art for Homeless” and ‘Kota Wanita”. For more information, visit www.hiweareamuse.com
TOMS Style Your Sole event is held in conjunction with ASEAN Young Leaders Summit (AYLS) 2015, supported by Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS). Participants from the summit will be engaged in the event to learn about TOMS and social entrepreneurship.
Let’s head there tomorrow and help a child in need by purchasing a pair of TOMS! Furthermore, you can customized it to your own liking. That’s what you called creativity with a purpose!