Tag: Cape Town

Idea for Office Party, Cape Town

Idea for Office Party, Cape Town

Don’t know what to do for your end-of-year office party? Want something different, fun and memorable? What about a private, painting party? You don’t even have to be able to draw! We guide you gently all the way. Our venue, IN THE ZONE, is private,…

Eilah’s 8th Birthday

Eilah’s 8th Birthday

Eilah and nine of her friends celebrated her 8th birthday with a 3-hour, painting-party at In The Zone! Eilah chose ‘cats & dogs’ as her theme and they all had a purr-tastic and woof-tastic time. There were party packs and balloons and a giant, rainbow…

Urban Sketchers: June 9: Irma Stern Museum

Urban Sketchers: June 9: Irma Stern Museum

Once again we joined the Cape Town Urban Sketchers on their weekly Saturday morning fun-sketching time. The venue for our wintery rendezvous was the colourful and very inspiring Irma Stern Museum in Rondebosch, just behind the Baxter Theatre. Every urban sketcher arrived with their box…

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…

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…

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…

Class of ’85 – Springfield Mini-School Reunion

Class of ’85 – Springfield Mini-School Reunion

Oh my gosh – Was it a fantastic, colourful Saturday afternoon in more ways than one, or what? Thank you Rose, Alison, Fiona, Judith and Anne-Claire. It was brilliant! The reunion project was to ‘paint & collage’ a cupcake and although some were a tad…

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?…

PROJECT: Stained Glass Paint Effect

PROJECT: Stained Glass Paint Effect

Another project for those who did not want to draw! – First they painted their entire canvas black. Masking tape was then applied in a graphic-like design, using straight lines to ‘mask off’ shapes on their canvas.      A ‘family of colours’ was found by…