100-year-old tattoo artist Whang-od in Manila to meet Coco Martin

100-year-old tattoo artist Whang-od in Manila to meet Coco Martin

KAMI learned from Push about Apo Whang-od and Coco Martin's first meeting.

Apo Whang-od is very famous especially for his skill in doing indigenous tattoo.

The tattoo artist from Kalinga is considered the eldest and the last in their tribe.

Because of these, tourists from around the world traveled just to have her work of art.

Whang-od was even proposed to be declared a national artist.

The talented artist is a very avid fan of Coco Martin.

In fact one of her greatest wish is to see the "Ang Probinsyano" star in person.

After not so long, her wish has finally come true.

In a picture by Jeff Fernando of ABS-CBN news, Apo Whan-od can be seen in Villamor Airbase who travelled via helicopter to see her idol.

Her smile showed how happy she is to finally see Coco Martin.

The tattoo artist's admiration for Kapamilya actor was revealed during her interview with New York Times.

Coco, known to be very kind-hearted sent gifts for the 100-year-old fan and said he will see her soon.

KAMI believes in the importance of culture preservation and giving importance to the elderly.

Source: Kami.com.ph

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