Met Gala magic: KZN artist uses sand in stunning tribute to Tyla

Met Gala magic: KZN artist uses sand in stunning tribute to Tyla

Young KZN artist Ricollin had our jaws on the floor with this stunning tribute to Tyla.

Ricollin Tyla painting
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Forget paintbrushes and palettes! This South African artist, Ricollin, is taking the internet by storm with his mind-blowing portraits. But his secret weapon isn't your typical art supplies – it's lipstick!

Yep, you read that right. Ricollin has been turning heads by creating hyper-realistic portraits of South Africa's biggest stars, all with lipstick.

Recently, he set the web ablaze with his latest masterpiece: a portrait of the iconic Tyla at the Met Gala. 

Here's the twist: to match Tyla's stunning, one-of-a-kind sand dress, Ricollin incorporated sand!

This isn't just a cool gimmick. This portrait shows Ricollin's incredible talent and creativity. He's taken everyday objects and transformed them into breathtaking art.

Take a look at the pictures below:

Here’s a video he shared:

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