sharlene leong has a passion for design, a love for words and music being an essential.
she graduated from lasalle college of the arts with distinction for diploma in communication design in 2001,
and from birmingham institute of art and design with a scholarship for bachelor of the arts with honors in graphic design in 2002.
with more than 15 years of experience,
she founded word your story, looking into a more personal approach towards creativity,
believing in getting in touch with the inner-self and translating what the inner thoughts have to say.
through conceptualising and visual communication,
each innovative creation aims to speak the heart, creating a visceral effect on the audience.
she also believes in using the power of words wisely, and how it could make or break you, she wrote,
“words are the timeless beauty,
they tell a thousand stories, deliver your purpose,
speak the heart and build character.
the play and interaction of words amuse me.”
worked with the arts, design and advertising industries on multi-disciplinary projects,
providing art directions and visual communications services to companies,
such as lee hwa jewellery, piaggio, uob bank and mtv.
engaged by different key personnels for commissioned artworks,
such as the high commissioner of rwanda and singapore sports council.
initiate and collaborates with profit and non-profit organisations,
being an artist and a storyteller,
working with affordable art fair, people’s association and elephant parade.
interviewed about her beliefs and endeavors,
by international networks and medias,
such as channel news asia, the china media, and the business times.
graphic & advertising: brand collaterals, official launch, corporate events, exhibitions, packaging and more.
art & design: commissioned artworks, portraits, anniversaries, weddings, celebrations and more.