Opportunity of a lifetime to create nine-metre statue of Mandela

2013-12-20 00:00

FOR two Pretoria sculptors, it was seven months of blood, sweat and tears, but the opportunity of a lifetime to create the nine-metre-tall statue of Nelson Mandela unveiled this week.

“Mandela was part of our lives for the past seven months and it was an unbelievable experience to be part of such a big project,” said Janse van Vuuren.

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