i Pokerus Bay woman Mm Roper is
I sick of gumboot tea after drinking
her way through cupfuls of it for the
sake of art.
Mrs Roper, Yvonne Ward and
Gay Daniels used nearly 4000 tea
bags to make a garment for the
World of Awards
11' atl, Their garment has made it
through to the final stage of the
competition and will appear in the
show next week.
always been a tea mam
so have Yvonne and Gay, but I don’ t
think ever drink gumboot tea
again,” said Mrs Roper.
The women were inspired to 'Jre,'&
ate something from tea bags after
reading 33. book about tea codes.
We were with a group of friends
having a cup of tea and [
through ?.J. book Yvonne got for her
You know how it is when you [gill,
chatting. We were talking about
WOW, one thing led to another and
we started talking about what you
do with tea bags.”
80 they put the word out to fam-
ily and friends for dried Crad bag!