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Cape Town Magazine at In The Zone

Cape Town Magazine at In The Zone

Cape Town Magazine spent the afternoon experiencing a mini-version of an In The Zone corporate team building event. What a day! It was jammed packed with shrieks of laughter, chirpy chatter, lots of ragging and repartee – punctuated with intense silences as each person got […]

What is www.365project.org?

What is www.365project.org?

By Kim Watermeyer –  Did you know there’s a free website for photographers! Whether you’re a complete novice, or professional, this site is for everyone interested in photography. You can use your phone camera or an expensive professional one. It doesn’t matter. People from all […]

Willie Bester – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

Willie Bester – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

How junk becomes genius! Willie Bester: ‘Transformations’ One of our favourite experiences at the FynArts Festival, Hermanus was the Willie Bester exhibition. This internationally famous SA sculptor/painter transfixed us. His work is original, and authentically South African without being ‘touristy’ or cliché. His work is […]

Sue Whitmore – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

Sue Whitmore – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

We happened to find Sue Whitmore’s art completely by accident when we popped into the Pure South gift store in Hermanus Main Road. We were immediately taken with 4 paintings Sue had done. The paintings were hanging amongst bric-a-brac and ceramics but all the same, […]

Danny Myburgh – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

Danny Myburgh – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

We came across Danny Myburgh’s work in the Originals Art Gallery in Hermanus. The curator was excellent and guided us through the gallery sharing very interesting insights and information. I was immediately drawn to these two pieces: ‘Ghosts of the Past 1’ and ‘Ghosts of […]

Gina Niederhumer – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

Gina Niederhumer – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

Gina Niederhumer spent 365 days embroidering a diary. Each day she would cut various materials, lace and felt and then stitch her private comings and goings, thoughts and experiences in a creative patchwork-like postcard. At the exhibition in the old synagogue, each month was displayed […]

The Tollman Bouchard Finlayson Art Award – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

The Tollman Bouchard Finlayson Art Award – (FynArts Festival, Hermanus)

Next on our stop on the Hermanus FynArts Festival was the Tollman Bouchard Finlayson Art Competition exhibition at the Bouchard Finlayson Wine Farm. Unfortunately, the signposting was not great and even though we got to the parking area at the cellars, we weren’t convinced we […]

Gillian Hahn’s Gallery – (Fynarts Festival, Hermanus)

Gillian Hahn’s Gallery – (Fynarts Festival, Hermanus)

Last weekend, Rose and I took a day trip out to the Hermanus Fynarts Festival to indulge in all things art … as well as some delicious salmon & butternut soup, yum-yum fried calamari and home-brewed Hermanus Harbour Ale at the Pear Tree Bistro. We […]

Adult Art Classes From The Past

Adult Art Classes From The Past

These are photos of some of the past adult art classes. As can be seen, each person was working on something different. Above … Here, one artist is painting with acrylic on canvas and the others are all drawing. Two are chalk pastel, one  with perspective […]

What’s a ‘Teaser’ Art Class?

What’s a ‘Teaser’ Art Class?

A ‘Teaser’ Art Class is a once off, introductory class. It’s a mini-version of what one would get at In The Zone’s regular monthly, or term chosen painting classes. The participant would get a smaller canvas, and a quick project to be completed in one, […]