"I started this comic project about positive words because I believe that the words you say to yourself become your mindset. And a good and strong mindset is very powerful energy."
There is no dearth of gifted artists showcasing original illustrations and comics on social media. From wild fantastical themes to adorable cutesy characters of every kind, the internet has become a treasure trove of imagination and talent. So does it take to make one's creations stand out from the rest? In Eckyo's case, it's the inspiring and uplifting messages he shares through his art. The artist cum online drawing teacher has over 83.6k followers on Instagram, for whom the comics act as little doses of positivity and motivation while scrolling through their feeds.
"I started this comic project about positive words because I believe that the words you say to yourself become your mindset. And a good and strong mindset is very powerful energy," Eckyo told Bored Panda. "A good and strong mindset is a very powerful energy. All these positive words in my comics are very important to me and I hope these positive vibes can help others too like they help me going through my life." Explaining the story behind his name on his website, Eckyo wrote: "Eckyo is a nickname that given by my first clients. A mistaken from reading the name which is Ecky O. But this nickname sounds cool and has been a precious name for me."
Here are 25 of our favorite Echyo comics: