Tag: art classes

Holiday Workshops: Build-A-Robot

Holiday Workshops: Build-A-Robot

A 3-hour creative workshop at In The Zone had our young designers making a robot out of all sorts of bits and pieces. We had masonite boards, egg boxes, extendable piping, old capsule packaging, tomato paste tin cans, cable ties, wire, bits of wood, pot…

Holiday Workshops: 3-D Art Under The Sea

Holiday Workshops: 3-D Art Under The Sea

The 3-D “Under the Sea” hanging door art project was a winner! All the kids loved the tactile painting, glueing, sticking, messy time! Each piece of artwork looked completely different. In The Zone seriously champions self expression with gentle guidance so they learn along the…

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…

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…

Calling all Art Teachers!

Calling all Art Teachers!

Teaching is one of the most wonderful and rewarding professions. The minute that a student looks up at you with wide-sparkly-eyes because they’re having a light-bulb moment, or cherishing the thought they’ve accomplished the impossible because of you, then it makes us, the teacher, all…

Workshop: Skyline Sparkles

Workshop: Skyline Sparkles

Day 4 – In The Zone was back at Hout Bay International School for a week long creative workshop with junior school learners. Today’s project was an acrylic-on-canvas painting of skylines and sparkles. Before the sparkly magic exploded across their skies, our little Picasso’s painted…

Workshop: The Magic Box

Workshop: The Magic Box

Day 3 – In The Zone was back at HBIS with their ‘Magic Box’ project. The learners got to choose a box and then a crazy 3D creature (a crab, a fish, a tarantula spider, or butterflies). Once they had chosen both, they were then…

Workshop: Hands & Feet Portrait

Workshop: Hands & Feet Portrait

Day 2 – In The Zone was back at HBIS for our school holiday ‘Paint & Create’ workshops and today, the learners painted a large stretched canvas portrait. After a quick demonstration on ‘foreshortening, the learners traced their shoes and were made aware of interesting…

Workshop: Make Your Own Boardgame

Workshop: Make Your Own Boardgame

Day 1 – In The Zone hosted their “Paint & Create” workshops at HBIS during the September school holidays. The learners created their own Noughts & Crosses boardgame, but with a twist. Instead of O and X’s, each learner chose their own opposites. We had…

Art Societies, Associations and Clubs in Cape Town

Art Societies, Associations and Clubs in Cape Town

Join an Art Group for Inspiration & Support If you’re a solo fine artist or creative, practicing your art all by yourself at home or in a studio, why not consider joining an art group? Why should I join a society, association or art club?…