She’s the bee’s knees.
Angelina Jolie managed to make a full beekeeper’s swimsuit look glamorous as she introduced graduates of the French Apidology Observatory with their diplomas Wednesday.
Jolie partnered with French perfume and cosmetics home Guerlain for the “Girls for bees” mission, together with UNESCO and the Observatoire Français d’Apidologie.
Per UNESCO, “ten ladies from 5 biosphere reserves might be welcomed to a 30-day accelerated coaching course at OFA’s Domaine de la Sainte-Baume (Provence, France) yearly.”
“Over 5 years, 50 members will be taught the theoretical and sensible bases of beekeeping, together with the operating of an expert apiary.”
“On the finish of the coaching, members can have acquired all of the protocols permitting them to maintain the lifetime of their bee colonies and to develop into absolutely skilled beekeeper-entrepreneurs, and members of a global community of feminine beekeepers.”
This system started on June 21, which implies Jolie was presenting the inaugural class of this system with their credentials. She wore a tan gown and sandals for the presentation a part of the ceremony, switching into the extra acquainted beekeeping outfit — which she paired with a set of stylish boots.
Jolie, 46, joins David Beckham and Purple Sizzling Chili Peppers bassist Flea within the ranks of celeb apiarists. The Sun reported in September that Beckham “has become a bit obsessed” with beekeeping over the course of the pandemic lockdown, “and even constructed a hive” at his household’s dwelling.
Flea started studying about bees in 2015, Modern Farmer reported in 2016, and has since raised (constructed? midwifed?) three hives totaling over 200,000 bees, which he often posts about on his social media channels.
Jolie’s France journey might take a number of the sting out of (sorry) her custody battle with ex-husband Brad Pitt. Final month, it was reported that half of the couple’s children sought to testify against Pitt at a custody listening to, however Jolie claimed the judge would not let them.
The “Maleficent” actress, in the meantime, has been setting tongues to wagging by repeatedly stepping out with music star The Weeknd, although one supply opined to Web page Six that their relationship was strictly enterprise: “He’s undoubtedly targeted on attending to the film enterprise. He has the new HBO collection he’s starring in.”