“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” this quote best describes the phenomenal woman who we are featuring on our platform today. Udoka Uju’s creativity and strength is an inspiration that challenges us to see beyond the norm and go for what we believe in regardless of how odd it may look to everyone around us. She makes us believe that we can thrive wherever we are planted or where ever we plant ourselves and that a splash of colour can make a whole lot of difference in any dark place… literally and figuratively.
Who is Udoka Uju?
What inspired the decision to carve a niche for yourself as a painter especially in an industry predominantly dominated by men?
So far, what has the support to the growth of your business being like… from women?
There are a lot of young women out there who love the idea of being a painter but are either frightened by the thought of the work involved or do not know how or where to start. What advice can you offer to women who want a career in your industry?
What are the challenges faced so far and how do you overcome them?
What is the most important lesson life has taught you?
Which is your take on “Women Supporting Women”?
What inspires the various designs you come up with on the job?
Time travel or teleportation?
Who are your role models and why?
What would you like to be remembered for?