Nelson Musiomi, 29, better known as Nelly Mchoraji, is a pencil artist who specialises in portraits.
But what makes him different from the many other talented artists in the market?
“I work predominantly with coloured pencils on ivory board. My type of art is not painting, but coloured-pencil art. Coloured-pencil art is a totally new concept in Kenya,” says Nelly, adding that he has met only two other established coloured-pencil artists in the country.
The full-time artist says he gets most of his clients through online marketing.
“My Facebook page is like my office since this is…