A Donald Trump ballpoint pen portrait drawn by a Nigerian caught the attention of the President of the United States who reacted via Twitter.
The artist, the Nigerian Twitter user @Doks_Art, said the US President’s ballpoint pen portrait took him 70 hours. He also revealed that this was his second portrait of the American president.
He tweeted, “This is my second portrait of President Trump. This time, I really want him to see it. Everything is done with the ballpoint pen and took up to 70 hours, 24 × 21 inches. Please, retweet until the president sees that. “
President Donald Trump, who reacted to the viral tweet, described @Doks_Art as a remarkable artist and told him not to give up on his dream.
He tweeted, “Not only did I see @Doks_Art, but I find it fantastic. You are a remarkable artist, never give up on your dream! “
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 2, 2019