Irish artist's wedding sketch gets thumbs up from Kim Kardashian
Published 17/04/2014 | 06:55
AN illustration by an Irish artist has gone viral after receiving the seal of approval from US star Kim Kardashian.
Dubliner Holly Shortall was blown away when an image she drew of reality TV queen Kardashian and her fiance Kanye West was re-posted online by the star.
The image has already received more than 400,000 hits on the American idol's social media pages and is expected to generate huge business for Holly.
The 25-year-old described the reaction from Kardashian as her "Vogue moment" and said she has received inquiries from people around the world who are interested in her work.
Dubliner Holly Shortall was blown away when an image she drew of reality TV queen Kardashian and her fiance Kanye West was re-posted online by the star. (Photo: Instagram/Kim Kardashian)
The watercolour image is a remake of the controversial shoot with Kardashian and West for US Vogue.
"Kim is the biggest star in the world in my eyes so it is a huge professional achievement for me," Holly told the Herald.