At first, you may think that you are looking at a photograph from a fashion magazine. But then you start to see that this is actually a drawing! Indeed, it is the skillful pencil work of artist Albert Dorgbadzi.
The artist is taking commissions of portraits. He will create an amazing fine art portrait drawing of you or someone you love–no matter where you live in the world.
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Cheerful Heart 2, in a series of paintings numbered 2-10, is an artwork by Nigerian artist Lateef Olajumoke. This painting is acrylic paint on canvas and measure 105 x 120 centimeters.
This work represents the artist at a new height of his abilities working with muted tones and color mixing and a looser, freer brushwork and resulting dimensionality. When previously his work was characterized by the flat use of pure color.
Catch this rising star now while his work remains affordable. He’ll paint your portrait!
This Self Portrait
Nduta is open to accepting orders to create your selfie or a portrait of you and your loved ones. Tells is what you’d like. Complete the form below and we will get back to you with full details.
Nigerian artist Gideon Fasola created this set of photos demonstrating his ink drawing in stages from start to finish. He then posted this photo set to his Instagram page here and Portraits Africa re-posted to Instagram here.
Photo sets like these are a great way to show viewers the art-making process and engage viewers in the authenticity of the work.
Nduta Kariuki is an artist born in Nairobi, Kenya. She primarily paints in a style derived from pop art but dabbles extensively. Nduta graduated with a B.A in Fine Art from Kenyatta University in 2014. She enjoys writing, quirky art and reggae. She has exhibited her work in numerous group shows in Nairobi. Nduta lives and works in Nairobi, Kenya.