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Boey

Cheeming Boey (born 12 April 1978) is a Malaysian artist. Primarily known only by his last name Boey, he is best recognised by his illustrations on foam coffee cups, his daily webcomic I Am Boey, and his autobiographical graphic novel When I Was A Kid.

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Cheeming Boey uses Sharpies and disposable coffee cups (an unconventional canvas) to bring his art to life. He truly makes trash to treasure!

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Growing up in Malaysia, Cheeming Boey felt that since he wasn't strong in math, he'd better make up for it in art. I think he's pretty talented.

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hBoey booked a showing at a gallery in Laguna Beach, California and priced his art at $180 a cup. The showing did wildly well.

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Cheeming Boey's friends him told his art would never be worth anything. Boy were they wrong!

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Seven years ago, Boey gave a friend one of his cups as a gift and said don't throw it away it will be worth a lot of money one day!" According to his friend, his girlfriend made him throw it out. They are no longer together.

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Cheeming Boey with his works of art! Every piece he works on must be perfect. One mess up he starts the process over on a new cup.

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His samurai-inspired cup art has sold for more than $1200. That's on a canvas most people consider trash!

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As a fan of the show "Breaking Bad" this series of cups is my favorite!

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Cheeming Boey's interesting and sometimes bizarre art all done with Sharpies!

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See Cheeming Boey talk about his childhood in Malaysia to his success as an artist! Really inspiring.

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