Submission | Brothers of the sky

Manny Jefferson, a Lagos based photographer, presents the inception of a photography project; SEE-RIES with a story titled: Brothers Of The Sky. SEE-RIES: The project is one that showcases the society, black innovation and the power of the youth through the amalgamation of Photography, (noteworthy) Poetry and also Graphic editing. A discussion that highlights the youth, … More Submission | Brothers of the sky

Art | For the art lovers + Tips and tricks + Video

  This particular post  was requested by a very “Big” fan of my art, and i would love to share these tips to everyone else too wanting to improve on their realism. I’m not perfect. In fact, i’ve never gotten a formal training on “How to Draw”.  Lets just say, except for those teeniey art … More Art | For the art lovers + Tips and tricks + Video

She took it! 

Lool. Took what? Took what? She took her drawing. Aphrodija! Lol. For the past two days, its been nothing but mixed feelings. Too excited that she finally got to see her drawing (personally), but also sad that the artwork is gone. Feels like a hole in my heart atm. 😩 Lol. More like how africans … More She took it! 

Inevitable change

Its so amazing how throwbacks could get so funny at times. Looking back and imagining how on earth you did such funny things. Take my art for instance, yesterday, I was going through my art archives and I said to myself, “I’ve actually come a long way in this”.           Even my throwback pictures, … More Inevitable change

Freebie Alert! 

Everyone’s always asking me to have their portraits done for free! And here’s your chance to get it for free! A drawing commission worth 15,000 naira can be yours. Simply follow the instructions in the image above. Contest restricted to Instagram only using the hashtags #artbyvictoriaking #freebiecontest on your post!  Cheers! And Good Luck!

Mistakes are okay.

I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.

Wait your turn.

Wow. So, I don’t know where to start. I’m filled with anger and laughter at the same time. (I’ll tell you what’s up in a jiffy.) . Remember the last post on here, the drawing of Aphrodija from the Mavins crew, oh my! The hustle was worth it. It got the most retweets I’ve ever … More Wait your turn.

Letters I never send

Dear you, The first day I saw you, I felt nothing. Your smile left no lingering feeling. Your laugh to me was an awkward noise. You were nothing to me but another embodiment of life and flesh. Another stranger happened to pass by. But after that day, you danced into my thoughts maybe once or … More Letters I never send