Here are more items from the crafters of Nongoma. Even though Mr Mandela doesn’t look that much like these, he’s is instantly recognisable as Madiba.
Last week I was lucky enough to visit Cape Town and stay with my family. My d – i – l mentioned that there was an exhibition of schwe schwe at the Slave Museum . Schwe schwe has always been one of my most favorite fabrics, from the designs, the hardiness of the fabric and […]
We went for an early morning walk today and the sand artist was already touching up his work. What patience this young man has, to maintain and create a piece of art daily that can be demolished by the elements at any time.
I thought it would be good to see who you are dealing with when you buy your Zulu hats. This is Thandeka , the main crafter of Zulu hats. I took this picture this morning in miserable weather and she still managed to look delightful.