- A skilled Nigerian artiste, Ayogu Kingsley, has trended on social media after showcasing the picturesque artwork he made
- The young man said he created the art at the age of 23, adding that has worked hard on his skill in five years
- Ayogu's artwork received much love on Twitter as people wondered how he pulled off such a beautiful piece
A talented Nigerian visual artist, Ayogu Kingsley, has amazed social media as he shared how his skill developed in five years.
In a Twitter post on Sunday, January 31, the young man shared two photos that showed how far he has come.
In the first frame at the age of 17, the man could be seen working on some painting on a wall. The second picture has him painting a hyper-realistic photo of a lady with water cascading down her face.
Ayogu said he is 23 in the second frame, meaning it took him five years before he could make a painting that looks almost real.
See his post below:
Nigerians appreciated his skill in capturing reality in such a clear and amazing many. As at the time of writing, his post has over 12,000 retweets with 71,500 likes.
Legit.ng compiled some of the reactions below:
"OMG you are amazing at what you do."
"Oh man, You are super gifted man."
"Now that is what you call GROWTH!!!"
"Omo! I can't even help it. I love, love arts. I appreciate your creativity."
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that the same Nigerian showcased his artistic gift months ago as he posted his painting of a boy on the internet.
Titling his masterpiece Brave child, he said the project was his recent work. Many, in their hundreds, commented on the beauty of his art.
Another young artist, in a tweet on Saturday, January 9, shared different shots of the cityscape he made that reflects a typical Lagos street.
A tricycle (keke), some danfos, and pedestrians could be seen at a place that looks like a T junction.