Oyinlola, a Nigerian digital artist, has announced that she will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the longest painting marathon.
WITHIN NIGERIA reports that Oyinlola is one of several Nigerians who have recently broken and set world records in order to set high standards.
The digital artist announced the latest development in a Twitter post on Sunday, along with a picture of an email from Guinness World Records confirming the acceptance of her application.
The email partly reads;
Hello Oyinlola, We are pleased to inform you that your application has been accepted under the following title: Longest painting marathon.
When you visit your online Application Summary using this link, http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/account/applications/1187111 you will be able to view both the details of the current record to beat (or minimum requirement for an open record title) and the Record Guidelines for this record title.
You can also download the Record Guidelines by clicking on View Guidelines. Records are being attempted every day, so check your profile again before your attempt to see if the record to beat has changed.
In response to the mail, Oyinlola expressed excitement and also called for support to make the historic event possible.
I’m thrilled to announce that Guinness World Records has given me the green light for the longest painting marathon! On October 28-30th 2023, I’ll embark on an incredible journey of creativity and endurance.
join me in breaking boundaries, unleashing imagination, and setting a new record! But I can’t do it alone. I’m seeking sponsors to help make this historic event possible. By supporting me, you’ll not only be part of a record-breaking achievement but also contribute to the promotion of art and creativity worldwide.