SAFEGUARD – BY Elléna Lourens


Artwork by Cape Town based illustrator, street art painter and embroiderer Elléna Lourens. In her own words:

‘This design was inspired by the way it feels when there is something or someone that you wish to protect. To hold close, and safeguard that or those who are important to you. I wanted the design to reflect that whilst this can be daunting, there is a calm in purpose.”

Artwork title: Safeguard

Medium: Handwoven by Greyroom with embroidery detail

Fabrication: 100% Cotton

Commissioned by: Something Good Studio

Size: A1 / 85cm (H) x 60cm (W) – note that sizing might vary slightly due to handmade nature. Wooden dowel included

Edition: 5

Certificate of authenticity included – Signed and numbered by artist

Delivery: Free delivery in SA, within 3-5 working days. We ship worldwide, please get in touch for an international courier quote.

Price: R3800,00

Copyright (c) SMTNG GOOD STUDIO (PTY) LTD, All Rights Reserved

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Q&A with Elléna Lourens

  1. Fave hangout? Currently my favourite hangout is my bedroom, and going on long drives.
  2. Guilty pleasure? My guilty pleasure is definitely Tik Tok.
  3. Where do you draw inspo from? I draw a lot of inspiration from emotion, ancient design and old-school advertising. 
  4. Describe your work? I would describe my work as being contemporary with reference to ancient design and influence of emotion. 
  5. Your thoughts on girl power? Yes! I love to see it, I love women. 

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