Statement

Yvonne’s statement as it will be presented during the Broken Earth exhibition at Manley Estate 27-29 September during the Tulbagh Art Festival:   “To comprehend the earth, the soil, stones and rocks is to connect with my inner human core. I am inspired by the uniquely, colourful, earthly palette and guided to transfigure stones, rocks […]

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Showing

  #Earrings #Pendant and #Ring #SouthAfrican #SterlingSilver with naturally bonded #Earth (NO resins) #Design and #Creation: Yvonne de Wit #Photomodel: Lauren Kehl #Photography: Herman van Bon

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Making mother happy

Make mother happy ….   Original inspirational design and handmade by Yvonne de Wit  with ancient tools in Napier, South Africa. Materials: South African Sterling silver combined with naturally bonded earth.   Photomodel: Lauren Kehl Photography: Herman van Bon

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EARTH, WIND AND FIRE

In addition to serving as spouts for water in ancients times, the gaping mouths of #gargoyles evoked the fearsome destructiveness of these #legendary #beasts, reminding the laity of the need for the (Roman Catholic) church’s protection. A previous owner of our house added them to keep #evil #spirits out. Original #photographs in black and white. […]

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Counting sheep…..

And suddenly, out of the blue, Yvonne sold for the first time a ring to somebody from Bredasdorp. There is this English expression: ‘one sheep follows another’. The Dutch say: “If there is one sheep over the barrier the rest will follow”. Curious now if all women from Bredasdorp will wear one of her rings […]

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