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14-05-11, 18:21
Just saw this on TV and had to share 0_0



Akiane Kramarik was born in Mount Morris, Illinois to a Lithuanian mother and an American father. She is homeschooled.[1]

She is primarily a self-taught painter. However, she states that God has given her the visions and abilities to create her artwork, which is unusual for her family, considering both her parents were atheist at the time (they later converted to Christianity on account of Kramarik's paintings and visions). Kramarik started drawing at the age of four, advancing to painting at six, and writing poetry at seven. Her first completed self-portrait sold for US$10,000.[2] A large portion of the money generated from sales is donated by Kramarik to charities.[3] According to Kramarik, her art is inspired by her visions of heaven, and her personal connection with God. Kramarik's art depicts life, landscape, and people.

At the age of 10, she appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show and on CNN at the age of 12

I envy her so much :p xxx

Chocola teapot
14-05-11, 18:31
That Bitch.


Lmao, She's fantastic and I'm so jealous. D':

14-05-11, 18:34
That Bitch.


Lmao, She's fantastic and I'm so jealous. D':

Haha I know xD Thats exactly what I think :vlol:

14-05-11, 18:48
Her work is incredible. I love it! :)

14-05-11, 18:49
Her work is awesome, but the apparatus around her (in the media and such) seems too much. Like the parents kinda parade her around. :/

14-05-11, 18:49
No thanks, I'd rather be normal. :p

14-05-11, 19:43

this is so beautiful.

14-05-11, 19:46
Wow, she's incredible! :jmp: Her drawings at the age of 4 are like some of what you see drawn by 20 year olds!

14-05-11, 20:15
I could use some of this God she speaks of.:pi:

14-05-11, 20:51
She's an incredible artist. So talented at a young age.

14-05-11, 21:09

14-05-11, 21:50
Shes amazing. I love her, she's so talented it's unbelievable.

Minty Mouth
14-05-11, 23:00
And if she doesn't tickle your fancy, her brother seems like fun.


Lara's Nemesis
14-05-11, 23:28

Lol, there must be some sibling rivalry in that family.

She is amazing, such a natural talent.

15-05-11, 01:11
After briefly skimming through her works, I'm tiny bit suspicious, since I find certain works to be of unequally higher-skill level than others...

Nevertheless, I wish her all the best so she can grow her talent.

15-05-11, 09:22
There is a video of her doing one of her paintings on the website.

cezy rockeru
15-05-11, 13:24
I'm surprised. She is some kind of wizard...

Avalon SARL
15-05-11, 18:39

15-05-11, 18:43
The emotion in some of her paintings! She seems to be matured beyond her years, at least, that's what some of the paintings suggest.