Out of Africa

Creativity and necessity are brought together in African art and craft.  "New" materials are often now used to make traditional items.  Bowls are made from telephone wire, baskets made from bottle tops, chickens are made from oil drums and animals and geckos are made from discarded drinks cans.

Stone sculpture blends skills with messages from s...

Creativity and necessity are brought together in African art and craft.  "New" materials are often now used to make traditional items.  Bowls are made from telephone wire, baskets made from bottle tops, chickens are made from oil drums and animals and geckos are made from discarded drinks cans.

Stone sculpture blends skills with messages from spirtual mediums and personal feelings.

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  • Seedpod collection
    Seedpod Collection

    Hand made in Zimbabwe this collection of birds and animals are created from seedpods collected from ulumba trees in the Bulawayo region in Matabeleland. 

    Added to twisted wire they are then handpainted in bright colours by Raina Mazwiembiri and her adult daughters.  By setting up their family business they are able to make a sustainable living in this economically turbulent country.

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