Finished this yesterday – most of the mounting done while watching Brave Bafana fight the French. Very inspiring.

It is a once-off, unique piece, destined to be a thank you gift to Charl and Elise. We stayed a night on their game farm in January. They gave new meaning to the word “hospitality”: game drive, fantastic food, luxury accommodation…

Elise loves aloes and collects them from all over South Africa (Africa?) to plant in her garden. So this piece of shweshwe reminded us of her.

Since it is a gift, I tried to make the back “nice” too!

Ta – da! Hanging against my wall. Let’s back up a little…

Now Colyn must just figure out the postage issue and it can leave for KwaZulu-Natal.

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2 Responses to Aloe

  1. cornelle says:

    Dit was ‘n briljante idee. My hande jeuk self om my shweshwe stash bietjie te laat sak.

  2. rialette says:

    Het jy al ooit met protea ipv aloe gesien? Hou biki oog oop asb en koop vir my as jy sien! Sommer baie!

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