- A local woman has left social media users in awe after sharing a few snaps of her black & white artwork
- The portrait artist, @lelo_artist enjoys drawing people in action and many of her sketches feature celebrities
- Mzansi took to the comments section showing love to the talented young artist
A local artist has impressed Mzansi after heading online to put her incredible talent on display. The portrait artist has a real passion for working in black graphite chalks and enjoys featuring local celebs in her work.
Heading online @lelo_artist made it's clear that she's ready to get to work and have her portraits displayed all over the country.
"Hey guys can ya'll help share my work pretty please," she sweety captioned the catalogue of portraits.
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Lelo's extensive portfolio features a sketch of Mam Winnie Mandela, Director & Producer Tyler Perry, and an adorable picture of actress Gabrielle Union with her husband and baby.
Local social media users could not believe the young talent at work. Many headed to the comments section to compliment the artist and share messages of encouragement.
Check out some of the reactions below:
"You are gifted hey."
"You are very talented I love your work."
"This is beautiful."
"Mhle umsebenzi wakho too nice."
"You even drew a Pampers?"
Sarah obeng amoako: Meet lady living with autism who makes beautiful slippers
In more news on African artists, Briefly News previously reported that Sarah Obeng Amoako, a 22-year-old Ghanaian lady, has become an expert at making beautiful slippers in spite of the fact that she lives with autism.
Her mother, Madam Esther, who spoke to Briefly News, indicated that Sarah is a great blessing to the entire family with her brilliance, talent, and creativity.
"She is such a great blessing to us. Because of her slippers, we are already getting orders from outside Ghana, although this started not long ago," Sarah's mother further indicated.
According to Madam Esther, she discovered that Sarah had a special ability when the young lady started arranging things around the house very neatly and creatively.
"I decided to let her be an apprentice with a woman who makes these slippers and now, look at the result! We thank Jehovah!" the happy mother said.
Beautiful pictures of Sarah's designs were also shared on Facebook by Afi Antonio, the founder of the Afi Antonio Foundation, who has also become widely known as a strong advocate seeking inclusion for persons living with autism.
"Autism is not a disability, it is a condition. Stop the stigma! Let's love and accept persons living with autism," Afi mentioned.
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Source: Briefly News