Thokozile Qabaka

Eastern Cape Craft

Qabaka is a crafter who creates printed dolls, she was experimenting with the design when she was preparing for a church women’s conference, they were so well received that she started to have a business. She is a self-taught crafter, whose passion of using her hands have made her endeavour into bead work with no formal training. She used to look at magazines and mimic the styles as to upskill herself in making necklaces, bracelets and earrings.