Going On A Journey

2016

Lepidolite

  • 32cm (h)
  • 23cm (w)
  • 12cm (d)

6.5kg

All the people are lined up together, ready to go on a journey.

Richard is an experienced senior artist who has held sculpting workshops in Europe. He has also mentored his talented nephews Onias and Itayi with great success.

Lepidolite is a mineral of the mica group, containing lithium. This deep purple variety of lepidolite stone came from Mutoko, one of two sources in Zimbabwe. Girl Paying Attention by Sylvester Mubayi is made from a paler lilac variety of lepidolite from the other mine in Bikita.