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This Artist Created A Portrait Of Tom Daley Comletely Out Of Homophobic Tweets

Conor Collins only used the negative tweets sent to Daley following his coming out.

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Manchester-based artist Conor Collins has created a portrait of swimmer Tom Daley completely out of homophobic tweets.

My finished portrait of @TomDaley1994 made out of the homophobic tweets sent to him when he came out. #art

Conor Collins@conartworks

My finished portrait of @TomDaley1994 made out of the homophobic tweets sent to him when he came out. #art

01:15 PM - 17 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Collins thanked everyone for the overwhelming reaction to his work...

Still utterly overwhelmed by the reaction to my painting of Tom Daley. Thank you all who thought it good enough to share it!

Conor Collins@conartworks

Still utterly overwhelmed by the reaction to my painting of Tom Daley. Thank you all who thought it good enough to share it!

04:30 PM - 20 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

... but it's not for sale.

Been told there are articles saying ive sold my Tom Daley piece! I've not!! Its not my intention to make money from this piece!

Conor Collins@conartworks

Been told there are articles saying ive sold my Tom Daley piece! I've not!! Its not my intention to make money from this piece!

02:57 PM - 21 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Check out more of this artist's work here.