This series is a celebration of the beautiful and mystical cattle of Africa, symbols of peace and prosperity.

Nguni cattle have always been and will continue to be, the symbol of peace, spirituality and prosperity in Africa.

peace

Spirituality

Prosperity

peace

Spirituality

Prosperity

I was drawn to these beautiful multi-coloured cattle as a young girl. Having spent a lot of time on our family farm in the Drakensberg mountains, I would watch these beautiful creatures in awe while they grazed along the rolling hills.

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beauty

Multi-coloured

cattle

beauty

Multi-coloured

cattle

What attracts me to Nguni’s is the strength in their stance and posture, as well as their earthy colours and patterns that are undeniably African.

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STRENGTH

Earthy Tones

UNDENIABLY AFRICAN

STRENGTH

Earthy Tones

UNDENIABLY AFRICAN

With these intimate and minimal portraits, I want to share the captivating beauty of these exquisite creatures.

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NGUNI PORTRAITS

fine art prints

THE MAKING OF

nguni portraits