- A pretty Nigerian lady, Renike, has generated massive reactions after making an artwork of herself on her birthday
- The artwork could easily be mistaken for a real photo as the painting captures her facial profile well
- Tweeps wished her a wonderful new year as some praised her skill as an artist
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A Nigerian lady identified as Renike on Twitter has celebrated her birthday in a very artistic way as she painted herself.
Posting photos of the painting on Wednesday, February 3, the lady expressed excitement at finishing the work on her special day.
Many of her followers were amazed at the painting the visual artist did to honour herself. The artwork captures the lady's braids in great detail that makes it look almost real.
See her post below:
Within 24 hours, the artwork has gathered over 2,000 retweets with more than 12,000 likes. YEN.com.gh compiled some of the reactions below:
"Wow, incredible. Good job. Wishing You a very Happy birthday. Cheers to a better version of you."
"So lovely, happy birthday to you."
"Gosh!! I so want one for myself."
"Happy birthday, wishing you long life and prosperity fam."
"Oh my! Happy Birthday sis!!! Wishing you a year that's great beyond your expectations!"
"HBD and many happy returns in health and prosperity. Lovely painting by the way!"
Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a talented Nigerian visual artist, Ayogu Kingsley, amazed social media as he shared how his skill developed in five years.
In a Twitter post on Sunday, January 31, the young man shared two photos that showed how far he has come.
In the first frame at the age of 17, the man could be seen working on some painting on a wall. The second picture has him painting a hyper-realistic photo of a lady with water cascading down her face.
Ayogu said he is 23 in the second frame, meaning it took him five years before he could make a painting that looks almost real.
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