Local Artist Selected for BIC Pen Art Competition Finals

News 24 | Estelle Sinkins

It’s been said that the eyes are the windows to the soul, and that’s exactly what Samukelo Gasa has captured in his extraordinary drawing Qhawe. Created with an ordinary blue ballpoint pen, the work has been selected for the finals of the BIC® Pen Art Master Talent Search competition.

The winner, who is selected by a public vote, will receive an online portfolio valued at R50 000, R10 000 in cash and a BIC® artistry kit. “Qhawe means warrior and I believe you can see this boy’s struggles and his prowess in his eyes,” says Gasa, who was born and raised in Sweetwaters…read more 

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2018-10-23T20:16:12+00:00