Artist’s Biography: Hannelie (Hanna) Low
Hannelie grew up on a farm in the Buffelspoort district near Rustenburg and matriculated in Rustenburg High School. After matric, she moved to Pretoria (Tswane) where she met her husband. The family moved to Port Elizabeth in 2009, and in 2010 she joined the Cape Women’s Agricultural Association (CWAA) Acqua branch. She was elected in 2019 as Circle President of Midland Circle.
Hannelie says: “CWAA (Cape Womens Agricultural Association) endevours to be involved in your community, to use your talents and to give back in different ways to make a difference. The challenge is to remain relevant in an ever changing environment with all the challenges ”.
She loves animals and believes in teaching children from a young age how to respect, care for, nurture and protect animals and people.
“We only live once… so live with devotion because then…. once is enough” !
My inspiration for this art piece:
Music has been a part of my life since childhood and the song “SWAY” sung by Michael Bublé was the inspiration for this artwork.
Title of artwork: (Music of the) Violin Roses