- An incredibly talented visual artist has dazzled Mzansi with his pencil sketches, drawing Jacob Zuma and his son, Duduzane
- The artist, Nkanyiso Madondo is self-taught and has gone viral online for his portraits of both local and international celebrities
- Naturally, local social media users took to the comments section and praised the skilled creative for his work
A talented pencil artist is certainly making waves on the internet after putting his immense talent on display. Nkanyiso Madondo is a self-taught pencil artist who currently resides in Tembisa, Gauteng.
Portraits of famous South Africans
The emerging talent first caught the attention of the online community after sharing a few renditions of local celebrities. Madondo has sketched the likes of Cassper Nyovest, King Misuzulu kaZwelithini and even host of Family Feud SA, Steve Harvey.
He's also drawn some incredible portraits of international celebs. Check out his work:
Madondo draws Jacob Zuma and his son, Duduzane
But it's the artist charming sketch of former President Jacob Zuma and his son Duduzane that's really got Mzansi's attention.
The KZN Young Achievers Award 2019 winner is clearly a fan of the father & son duo, depicting the pair battling it out in a boxing ring with their red gloves. The smiley photo definitely captures the love between dad and son.
Support from the online community
Mzansi social media users took to the comments section to celebrate the artist's incredible skill. One Twitter user even through a little shade at Rasta.
Check out the comments below:
Benjamin Zondo said:
"And the Pain goes straight to Rasta"
Slindy KamaMthombeni Zulu said:
"Wow it's incredible"
"Hit a like if you agree he's talented"
"Wow amazing work"
Lerato Rabada said:
"I hope admin you see it"
A talented artist paints fake pit inside a room, takes a lady by surprise in video
In more news about incredible artists, Briefly News previously reported that a man's artistic talent has made him an internet sensation. The creative artist's stock in trade is making floor paintings mimicking real-life scenarios. And he does this with a touch of class to it.
In a video compilation shared on LinkedIn by Femi Johnson, the man first made a floor painting of bricked pit in a room and hid himself.
A lady, oblivious of what happened, unbolted the door and had her ear in her mouth as she managed to escape falling into the fake pit.
In another remarkable painting, the bundle of talent made a huge cobra artwork on a tarred road and cut woods in different sizes.
People tip him to work with Hollywood
His creativity left many dazzled as they showered him encomiums. One person remarked that he would do well working with Hollywood.
Qwabena A remarked:
"Mischievous creative dude. He should wait till Hollywood grabs him creating such mi.d bending illusions."
Ewonro Amune wrote:
"Amazing art adventures....
"A trip into the world of spatial illusions...
"Reminds me of childhood wishes and phantasmagoric fantasies.."
Adebayo Adediji said:
"Some people were born naturally with creativity talent but when you see them appreciate them."
Gillian Baptiste-Johnson reacted:
"This is mind blowing talent. Wow!"
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Source: Briefly News