- Fateme Hamami has carved a niche for herself in painting
- The Iranian artist suffers from about 85% body paralysis but that hasn't stopped him from creating beauty
- Fateme completed an amazing painting of Cristiano Ronaldo and people on social media are amazed by his talent and resilience
An amazing portrait of Cristiano Ronaldo has surfaced online, but it's special because it was painted by a young Iranian artist Fateme Hamami who is almost completely disabled.
The 28-year-old suffers from about 85% body paralysis and is famous for using her feet to create paintings.
She has achieved several milestones with her work since demonstrating her talent for drawing from the age of 16 when she took it up professionally.
Briefly.co.za learned that the Iranian artist paints using two toes on her right foot and some time ago she painted portraits of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi and received a personal promise from the Portuguese football star.
She posted a video of another completed painting of the former Real Madrid star which she said she actually wants the player to see it.
“I wanted to paint Cristiano Ronaldo’s portrait and I hope he won’t be disappointed because I believe that he will see my art and my painting.
“So I asked all of my friends to tag Cristiano Ronaldo. I will fight with all the hardships. I will continue so hard till I reach my goals,” She captioned the post.
With more than 112,000 followers on Instagram, Fateme has carved a niche for herself in the art world and she has created paintings of several celebrities from across the globe.
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