Connect with us

News

Dad Wakes From Coma to Discover Artistic Skills he Never Had Before–And is Now a Carpenter and Model Maker

Published

on

Moe Hunter – SWNS

A young father’s recovery is baffling doctors after he awoke from a coma and discovering he had artistic talents like never before—and now he’s a professional carpenter and model builder.

Moe Hunter was struck down by a rare form bacterial meningitis and tuberculosis in his brain that left him fighting for his life in 2004.

He spent more than a month in a coma, and doctors performed lifesaving surgery at Birmingham’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital, installing a shunt to drain fluid from his brain.

Before his diagnosis, Moe had no interest in crafts or any notable artistic ability.

He awoke from brain surgery and recovered much more quickly than expected: “My doctor said that I was a walking miracle.”

Not only that, he soon left his friends and family scratching their heads at his display of creativity. The 38-year-old suddenly had an inexplicable talent for drawing, painting, and model building—despite ‘being rubbish’ at art in school.

“I really wasn’t creative before in the slightest. I was more interested in going outside, football, and computer games.

“I look at all of my stuff now and I’m, like, ‘never in a trillion years could I do this stuff’. I have no idea how it happened.

“When I spoke to the neurologist he just said ‘enjoy it’, and said there’s so much about the brain they still can’t decipher and this is just a phenomenon.

“Nobody has really given a medical explanation for it. I just know comas can do crazy things to a human brain. They said there’s many stories and theories over the years about people having awakened from comas with skills… even speaking other languages.”

CHECK OUT: Artist Makes Incredible Doll Houses of Miniature Film Sets From Harry Potter, Friends, and Jurassic Park

The first thing he drew afterwards was a sketch of a character in the video game, Legend of Zelda—and his mother immediately asked, ‘when did you learn how to draw?’

Moe Hunter drawing – SWNS

“It was crazy, I haven’t stopped since then. I just found I had this passion which never existed in me before.”

He used his new skills to embark on a career as a self-employed carpenter and began building intricate model replicas of his favorite superheroes and film icons.

The married father-of-one has since sold pieces of his artwork and displayed his creations at Comic-Con events across the UK.

His home in Hereford, England, is now adorned with his paintings, illustrations, and Star Wars models—from a life-size R2-D2 to a miniature Chewbacca. Next will be a Pod racer from Episode 1.

“I just feel incredibly lucky.”

WATCH: Jedi Landscaper Sets Up Rows of Precisely Spaced Brick Dominoes – And the Ending is Spectacular

Moe Hunter with R2D2 made of wood – SWNS

“After being given this second chance at life and a new talent, I wanted to make the most of it so I became self-employed as a carpenter making toy boxes. This wasn’t something I could have done before, and it was nice. I really enjoyed it.

“I’ve met some of the cast of Star Wars—and the man who made Darth Vader’s helmet came and spoke to me. I’ve been really lucky where this new talent has taken me.

WATCH: Stepdad Finally Launch His Floating Suit Made of 1,100 Corks, After 3 Years of Secret Work

“I’ve written my own comic story too, so it has extended to creative writing, which I never would have touched before. I’m also now writing a screenplay,” added Mr. Hunter.

“I’m just doing what my neurologist told me to do and just trying to enjoy it.”

“Even to this day some of my family can’t believe it, they’re still completely shocked.

IT’S NO Mystery People Will Enjoy This Miraculous Recover, So Share it on Social Media…

Continue Reading

Recent News

Personal Injury Lawyer Personal Injury Lawyer
Law2 hours ago

Finding the Best Personal Injury Lawyer in Lumberton, NC

Personal injury law is designed to protect individuals who have been harmed due to the negligence or wrongful actions of...

WhatsApp Business WhatsApp Business
Business9 hours ago

Running WhatsApp Business with Pro+VPS for Android Emulator

WhatsApp Business is one of the most powerful tool for Business to manage customers communication. Running it can enhance the...

Civil Partnership Visa Civil Partnership Visa
Finance2 days ago

Civil Partnership Visa vs Spouse Visa: Which One is Right for You

Choosing the right visa to join your partner in the UK can be confusing. Two common options are the Civil...

Crypto Crypto
Crypto3 days ago

Staked Crypto – A Step-by-Step Guide for Beginners

Ethereum staking has become an increasingly popular way for cryptocurrency holders to earn passive income through staking rewards. In this...

Ethereum Staking Ethereum Staking
Crypto4 days ago

Maximizing Ethereum Staking Rewards: Tips and Tricks

Are you looking to maximize the potential of your Ethereum holdings? Stake Ethereum using OkayCoin and take advantage of the...

Wedding Wedding
Wedding5 days ago

4 Wedding Services You Can Quickly Check Off Your To-Do List

Organizing a wedding might like arranging a large-scale symphony, in which each element must work together to produce a beautiful...

Luxury Shopping Luxury Shopping
Lifestyle5 days ago

Luxury Shopping in Ibiza: A Guide to the Finest Boutiques

Ibiza is synonymous with lavish lifestyles, sun-soaked beaches, and electrifying nightlife. But beyond the party scene and stunning seascapes, the...

Indian Brides Indian Brides
Fashion6 days ago

Top Trends in Diamond Necklaces for Indian Brides

As Indian brides gear up for their big day, the selection of the perfect diamond necklace is crucial. Diamond necklaces...

Snaptik Snaptik
Entertainment6 days ago

Snaptik: The Ultimate Tool for Watermark-Free TikTok Downloads

Snaptik stands out as the top tool for downloading TikTok videos without watermarks. It fights the issue of videos having...

Bedroom Bedroom
Lifestyle1 week ago

Refresh Your Bedroom: Summer-Inspired Interior Designs

Not only does June signal the midpoint of 2024, but it also signals the arrival of summer. With the changing...