A 9.5″ X 12″ screen printed back patch on cream twill.
It honors the honey bees suffering from Colony Collapse Disorder. All worker bees are yellow, black and brown women and they protect the Earth and keep the plants flowering and alive. We owe everything to the honey bees. We must protect them before it’s too late.
Hand-printed by Ocelot Printshop, a Community-based printshop in Detroit.
LAST WORDS OF THE HONEY BEES
“Honey, our hive is built and ruled
by women. Honey, we were once wild.
Honey, look at the flowers. We raised
them into artichoke, pepper, squash,
and apple for you, Honey. You found
our hive and renamed it colony–or
a factory of Yellow, Black, and Brown
honey–we are the silent workers
who bring home your dinner,
whether or not our Honey comes home….”
Read the whole poem here.