Sunday, August 9, 2015

African Queen

The world has known Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth, here Zimbabwean artist has carved on springstone an African Queen in her majestic hat and necklace.

Bull Elephant of Africa

Zimbabwean artist Farai Tandi is a lover of wildlife, here he captures on springstone the movement and action of a charging Bull Elephant protecting its territory.

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Cecil the Lion sculpture

Chitungwiza Arts Centre artists James Chidzenga and Tendai Chareka are carving the lion sculpture to celebrate the life of King of Hwange National Park, Ceceil the lion.

Shona abstract family

A happy family

Fish Bowl

A green opal fish bowl carved by Taurai Tandi

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Ishmael Chitiyo

Ishmael Chitiyo specializes in carving abstract artworks from colourful stones. A few years ago he was nominated for a National Award in sculpture and is one of the best young artists working in Zimbabwe.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Chitungwiza Arts Centre

A typical day in Chitungwiza Arts Centre - an artist carving big serpentine stones.

Welcome mama by Percy Zenda

The artist in the photo Percy enjoys story telling through stone sculpture. The sculpture "Welcome Mama" depicts a young girl who has rushed to welcomed  her mother who has come back home from work. The type of stone is springstone