Taurai Chinofura was born on the 16th of August 1983 at Nyadhiri  Hospital in  Uzumba  District Mashonaland  East in Zimbabwe  ,in a family of 5 him being the only one  who is into stone  sculpting In 1991 to 1997 he  did  his primary  at Resthaven .He was good at drawing, during    that time he joined art  class since he had portion in art through the experience he got at home while playing with friends. Due to his age it was difficult to do painting though in his heart he wished too. He did not proceed with school since it was difficult  for his parents to pay for all  of them due to financial  difficulties .In 2008 Taurai still with his portion on art from school  he joined  Washington Musonza who taught  him stone sculpting  it did not take Taurai long to  gain experience .

As years passed he became a full artist.  He is currently  working independently in Hatfield .His human  figure  has a touch almost similar to  Washington  his teacher .He also dose birds and  sometimes he takes approach to animals .White  polished opal stone  is one of his  best stone  since it gives  a good sight to customers when nicely and properly finished and also green opal  and spring stone  are favorable .

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