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Hannah’s 10th Birthday

Hannah’s 10th Birthday

Hannah chose the theme “Mythical Creatures” for her 10th birthday party at In The Zone. We started with a brain storming session where the seven girls called out all the mythical creatures they could remember. We had a mixed bag of wonderful, believable-unbelievable creatures: peacats, […]

Rama’s 41st Birthday Party!

Rama’s 41st Birthday Party!

Celebrating at In The Zone with a ‘Transformation’ themed birthday party, was Rama and 5 of her special friends. Rama chose the theme and suggested a Monarch butterfly image to paint as a piece of collaborative art where everyone has to paint part of the […]

Meet John Milazi, our Mentee

Meet John Milazi, our Mentee

Right in the beginning of In The Zone, Rose & Kim discussed various programs of ‘giving back’ to the creative world, and this wonderful opportunity dropped into our laps. Jean, from the Red Gallery recognised that John had raw talent and was aware, that if […]

In the Zone at the Constantia Gift Fair

In the Zone at the Constantia Gift Fair

In the Zone bought a stall at the Constantia Gift Fair to market our new business. With the help of friends with trucks, and others with muscle, we managed to move our studio to the site.  We hoisted furniture up and down stairs, packed and […]

Urban Sketchers: Jan 13: Outside Zeitz MOCCA

Urban Sketchers: Jan 13: Outside Zeitz MOCCA

Rose and Kim joined the Urban Sketchers, Cape Town for our first outdoor drawing session for 2018. We all met outside the Zeitz MOCCA museum at 10am and then dispersed in different directions to find an interesting view to sketch. Everyone seemed to get stuck in […]

FREE Art Lesson: 6th February, 2018

FREE Art Lesson: 6th February, 2018

In The Zone invites you to their first, FREE adults –  Acrylics-on-Canvas event and all the materials are included. There are only 9 tickets available. Tuesday 6th, February, 2018 7pm – 9.30pm In The Zone (Wicklow Road, Plumstead) BYOB 😉 CONDITIONS: Only those with In The […]

Quality Time is Painting Time!

Quality Time is Painting Time!

Charlie (7) was out from England and Teresa, her godmother, wanted them to do something special and memorable together. They chose In The Zone for a ‘quality-time’ painting session. To make it even more special, we decided a Picasso-inspired portrait would be loads of fun. They […]

Leah’s Birthday Party

Leah’s Birthday Party

Leah and 8 of her friends celebrated her ninth birthday with a painting party at In The Zone in Plumstead. Her chosen theme was animals. To avoid everyone painting the same animal, we asked the girls to think of unusual animals. To help them along, […]

Calling All Book Clubs!

Calling All Book Clubs!

Looking for something different for your Book Club event? You can either add ‘colour & crazy’ to your book club event, or … combine the experience with an arty themed book/s for example: The Goldfinch by Donna Tart Lucuna – Barbara Kingsolver The Modigliani Scandal by Ken […]

Muizenberg’s Street Art

Muizenberg’s Street Art

Muizenberg Open Studios Art Festival was a cornucopia of creative ideas and eclectic talents. Besides visiting the galleries and ‘open’ home exhibitions, we were amazed by the street art and street décor that was everywhere! Some houses were decorated in bottle tops, or covered in […]