Huang Guofu, a 42-year-old man from China, lost both of his arms in a childhood accident, but that didn’t stop him from pursuing his dream of becoming a famous painter. In the beginning, he used only his feet and sold artwork on the streets of China. It wasn’t until he started painting with his teeth did things really start taking off for him. Continue reading for the news report, more pictures, and additional information.


“When life closes one door to you, it must have opened another at the same time. I want to let the younger generation know that there are no real obstacles in life. The only obstacle is if you want to do it,” says Huang.

Last year, at the age of 41, he was appointed the vice-curator of Chonqing Talents Museum for his never-give-up spirit and artistic achievements.