Toni Mahfud is a German artist, model, social media star and a photographer, best known for his different social media accounts portraying his artistic endeavours. Always in love with the art, he started sketching and drawing at the age of 4, and while he initially drew portraits of his favourite cartoons, he eventually started drawing realistic photographs of his favourite celebrities. He started rising to fame in the year 2011 and slowly but surely as his posts started getting viral, his popularity crossed the national borders. Presently he has more than 3 million followers on Instagram, one million fans on Facebook and about 133k subscribers to his self-titled YouTube channel. He is also a model and has modelled for some popular brands such as Tommy Hilfiger and Gillette. His YouTube channel is fast growing as he continues getting hundreds of subscribers every day. His speed paintings and drawings are the biggest reason for the mega success of his YouTube channel. Some of the most famous paintings that he has drawn are of Channing Tatum and the characters from the movie Maleficent.
- Toni Mahfud was born on December 2, 1994 into an artistically inclined family in Hamburg, Germany. He was always interested in creating art and even though he never took any professional training for the same, he had a good hand in sketching.Recommended Lists:
Recommended Lists:The artistic instincts led him to draw the sketches of his favourite anime characters on blank paper - when he was just 4! He was a good student in school and excelled in academics, hence, making a career in art never quite seemed like a plausible future goal for him.He kept doodling around until he was a teenager and that was precisely the time when he realized that he can never be far away from art and this further led him to concentrate more on his artistic skills.Continue Reading Below