A proud mother, Lily, gushed about her talented eight-year-old son’s beautiful drawings. Lily took to Twitter to share the young artist’s skills with the world. Lily says her son started drawing when he was five years old and demonstrated an undeniable aptitude for art.
Wanting to nurture her son’s talents, Lily enrolled him in art classes last year. She says he started painting in his weekly classes and developed a knack for it.
Lily says she hopes to get him into an international school to develop his skills even further when he is a bit older, Briefly.co.za discovered.
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South Africans on social media were blown away by the young boy’s beautiful drawings and couldn’t believe that the stunning drawings were created by an eight-year-old.
Many joked that the boy could already teach Rasta a thing or two at his young age, while others felt he should find placement in Rasta’s academy.
A Twitter user, Tshego Motsoenyane, said the kid was a “Van Gogh in the making” and suggested that Lily find a art gallery to exhibit his work. He also cautioned her to ensure his work is copyrighted so he doesn’t get “taken for a ride”.
Many users also felt that he should seriously consider a career as an artist.
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