My painting will take me across the globe – Stephen Oguntimehin

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While there are those who take art as a form of leisure, it is a source of livelihood and pathway to stardom for many others.

One of such persons is fast-rising visual artist, Stephen Oguntimehin, who started drawing at the age of 12 after being inspired by a drawing of pop star, 2face Idibia.

Since picking on the art trail, Oguntimehin has gone on to work with popular blogger, Linda Ikeji; owner of Miss Tourism Nigeria, Santiago Roberts, among other notable personalities.

Speaking with R on the challenges of making a livelihood from art, the Cameroon-born artist disclosed that despite his growth and the sophistication of clients, he has remained true to basic drawing tools while nursing…



Source: Nigerian Tribune