Colour Africa Proverbs – A new colouring book by Design for Development will be launching on Saturday 24 September at the Book Lounge in Cape Town.
Colour Africa is lovely illustrated colouring book that focuses on 10 proverbs from all over Africa. Each proverb appears in its original language with its country of origin, with hand drawn text and an illustration of the English interpretation.
The morning will start at 11am with Story Hour, led by Sindiwe Magona, a great South African writer and storyteller. After story hour the children will colour in some of the pages, play the adventure game from the book and win prizes. Colour Africa Proverbs has been illustrated by Roule le Roux and is published by Colour Africa Publishing. The cover paper stock is 100% recycled consumer waste. Proceeds from sales on the day will go to Procurus Creches, Kayamandi. For more info see the official invitation here.
Design for development is a graphic design studio in Greenpoint, Cape Town. Most of their clients are based in the development sector.