Leny Pencil Drawing 

also known as

Leny Maknoh is

a traditional 


Malaysian artist from the Temuan tribe of Negeri Sembilan. Here you will see her work with graphite and color pencil on paper. She is always passionate about art since her childhood. In 2011, she began her own research to improve her skill in drawing portraits. She focuses on portraiture of  indigenous faces for most of her art. 





Artist Statement

" In every piece I created, the faces, the secrets,the stories, hold emotion that captivate me. As an indigenous person myself , nature speaks to the very essence of my being and of my people. That is what i want to portray and impart in my work. To share my wonderful and beautiful culture with the world"

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