Drawing one thing even near resemblig artwork is difficult sufficient to do with one hand, however doing it with each palms, at the identical time, sounds downright inconceivable. That solely makes this novice artist’s expertise that rather more spectacular.
Colin Darke, a lawyer and novice artist from Detroit, has been getting a variety of consideration currently for his capability to attract detailed artworks with each palms at the identical time, usually utilizing completely different colours in every to spotlight his ambidextrous method. From portraits of celebrities, iconic movie characters, animals an nature-inspired scenes, there’s nothing he 42-year-old can’t draw along with his palms concurrently. After retaining his talent a secret for many of his life, the novice artist solely not too long ago began posting images and clips showcasing his ambidextrous abilities on Instagram, after being impressed by a motivational speaker.
Photos: Colin Darke/Instagram
“The positive support has really inspired me to create more, and the more I create the more I want to create,” Darke mentioned. “Creativity truly breeds creativity. In fact, I’d only use my left hand when my right hand got tired, not thinking anything of it.”
Colin, who began drawing at the age of 5, has up to now created portraits of Harry Potter, Leonardo Da Vinci, Kobe Bryant and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, amongst others. Check out extra of his ambidextrous marvel on Instagram.
Interestingly, Colin Darke isn’t the first ambidextrous artist we’ve ever featured on OC. Last 12 months we wrote about Dutch artist Rajacenna, who additionally used both her hands simultaneously to creates insanely realistic portraits. Her works had been labeled as faux by some, though no conclusive proof was ever produced.