Meet the talented artist who makes beautiful artwork using old tyres

Meet the talented artist who makes beautiful artwork using old tyres

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Art can be termed as a form of expression, a language for the sophisticated and deep thinkers.

It comes in many forms and, mostly, artists tend to get their inspiration from inanimate objects.

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A social media user identified as Josh Euronaire recently took to Twitter to share pictures of a Nigerian man who makes works of art from 'trash'.

He disclosed the identity of the man as Nkwocha Ernest and said the guy was a Lagos-based sculptor who creates artwork pieces using 'condemned' tyres.

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In the photos, Ernest is spotted working on different stages of his art pieces diligently and with so much passion.

"Dear Twitter, can we please make this guy go viral? His name is Nkwocha Ernest. He resides in Lagos. He makes arts with used tyres. Please RT to inspire someone," the inspiring tweet said.

Slowly cutting, shaping and sculpting, Ernest turns 'forbidden' items into beautiful creations.

One of his masterpieces is of a bunny, and boy was it a meticulously-done artwork!

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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