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SASA’S EXHIBITION: Aug 2019

SASA’S EXHIBITION: Aug 2019

From the 16th Aug – 5th Sept, SASA will be exhibiting members work at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Town. There is a wide variety of work and there’s something to tickle the wallet of most art enthusiasts. Flowers are always a crowd-pleaser and with spring […]

Introducing: Nancy Whitlock

Introducing: Nancy Whitlock

On a road-trip through west Texas we met soft pastel artist, Nancy Whitlock in Alpine, a small, desert town of approx 6000 people. Nancy’s work is extremely vivid and charged with energy. I was immediately drawn to her work because of this. She ‘paints’ in […]

June School Holiday Workshops

June School Holiday Workshops

In The Zone (Plumstead) hosted another week of very successful, crazy-creative workshops during the June/July school holidays. We take a maximum of 8 children a day (6 – 14 years) which allows us to facilitate an action-packed creative project with gentle guidance throughout. Children learn […]

ITZ’s Winter Discount Special

ITZ’s Winter Discount Special

Get R100 off – Introduce a newcomer friend to In The Zone and come and learn to paint, while having a cup of tea or glass of wine and a laugh. We’re above Pick ‘n Pay liquor store, in Wicklow Road Plumstead. We offer acrylic […]

FynArts: Floris van Zyl

FynArts: Floris van Zyl

I’m always looking for different art – something out of the ordinary, and it doesn’t matter what medium it is, it’s the uniqueness that has me intrigued. At the FynArts Festival 2019, I found it Floris van Zyl’s work being exhibited at Benguela Cove. Both […]

PARTY: Calista’s 18th

PARTY: Calista’s 18th

Calista and 6 friends celebrated her 18th birthday with a painting-party at In The Zone party venue, in Plumstead, Cape Town. Her theme for her party was paint-a-pet, or paint an animal. Calista chose our 3-hour party which allows enough time to paint an A3 […]

FynArts: Ceramics

FynArts: Ceramics

I think the ceramics exhibition at the Windsor Hotel, in Hermanus, was one of the best exhibitions overall at the FynArts Festival, 2019. Ceramics, for me, is a funny thing: I either love it or it just doesn’t float my boat, but I was completely […]

FynArts: Lembu Gallery

FynArts: Lembu Gallery

We met Welcome at the Lembu Gallery in Hermanus during the FynArts Festival 2019. He was busy lino-printing fabric right before our eyes. There was a strong smell of ink (which reminded us of old, red, stoep polish) as we watch Welcome go about printing […]

FynArts 2019 – An Overview

FynArts 2019 – An Overview

The FynArts Festival 2019 was another opportunity to see great art, in all its forms, in exhibitions far and wide around Hermanus. It was a glorious winter’s day, chilly and clear, and the sun was out to keep the shivers at bay. The blog profile […]

FynArts 2019 – Tondo Competition

FynArts 2019 – Tondo Competition

The artworks from the Tollman Bouchard Finlayson Art Competition, also known as the Tondo Competition, were once again on display at the Bouchard Finlayson Wine Farm during the FynArts Festival, 2019. The theme this year was ‘HARMONY’. The requirements for this competition were that every […]