Tebogo Ndlovu’s hand-coiled Bronco Bowl is packed full of humour and fun. You cannot help giggling when you look at the bucking zebra, which has just kicked a monkey in his behind. Around them a troop of monkeys tumble and play in a frivolous pursuit of fun. It’s clear to see that Tebogo enjoyed sculpting this action- and comedy-filled Zambezi masterwork
Painter, Sthabiso Hadebe, has chosen a palette of greens contrasted against black and white, for the bowl. The work has a wonderful rhythm, thanks to the colours that weave their way in and out, while the addition of delicious monster plants and cycad pods increase the jungle fever feeling.
Teboho was born on the 19th of December 1989 in Lesotho. He grew up in the Mokhotlong district and attended school at Sekonyela High. He is married with two children. After his mother died, he left school to find work in KwaZulu-Natal and soon heard about ... read moreView all pieces by Teboho Ndlovu
Sthabiso was born in 1986 at Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal. After finishing school, he found work as a gardener. His neighbours in the area, Ardmore sculptors, Petros Gumbi and Sabelo Khoza, introduced him to Ardmore Ceramic Art. He started working in the Ardmore sculpture studio in 2008, but, after ... read moreView all pieces by Sthabiso Hadebe