- A young Nigerian man, Patrick Chuka, has got many talking with the pen drawing that took him three months to finish
- The young artist asked for wider outreach as he begged tweeps to retweet his piece across their timelines
- Many people were in his comment section to praise his focus and how he kept at the same task for months
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A Nigerian visual artist, Patrick Chuka, has shown off his latest masterpiece on Twitter, as he posed beside it.
Patrick said that the pen drawing took him arduous work of three months before he could complete it.
He, therefore, pleaded with tweeps to help him retweet his work so that it can gain more visibility online.
Many admired his strong sense of determination of working on a single piece for months. Others just wondered and asked how he was able to pull such an amazing job with just a pen.
See his post below:
As at the time of writing this report, his photos have gathered over 14,000 likes with almost equal numbers of retweets.
YEN.com.gh compiled some of the reactions below:
"Out of curiosity, how many pens did you use?"
"I'm so proud of you pato you've improved your drawing skills immensely."
"The more you zoom the more beautiful it becomes."
"Omoh. Only 3 months? I for talk say nah 3 years. With biro?? Like normal biro?"
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"I did not quit, or dropout because I knew that as a Black young woman I am capable of finishing this PhD. So I want to encourage everyone that, Never ever give up on your Dreams the Devil and the circumstances can delay you But don’t lose focus. I walk tall every day these days as Dr M my new academic title. I salute my perseverance all the time and resilience. #DrM #PhDStory #ImStaying" she wrote proudly.
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