Tag: drawing

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…

What & Where is Artland?

What & Where is Artland?

Rose and I popped into Artland in Claremont recently and were blown away with the services and products Artland has to offer. Tucked away in Dreyer Street, one almost misses this little gem, but the big, Red Giraffe outside grabs your attention. We were met…

Karolina’s 10th Birthday

Karolina’s 10th Birthday

Karolina & eight of her friends celebrated her 10th birthday with a painting party at In The Zone in Plumstead. Karolina’s chosen theme was ‘stuffed animals’. She brought all her favourites from home for her friends to paint. Everyone chose a toy and painting station.…

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…

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…

School Holiday Workshops (July 2017)

School Holiday Workshops (July 2017)

Holiday ART madness! Lots of laughter! Paint everywhere! Crazy amounts of creativity! Check out some of the art which was done during our July school holiday workshops. Here are a few examples of the children’s work: Paint-a-Canvas Project Our little ‘Picassos’ drew and designed their…

I can’t draw!

I can’t draw!

Don’t be ridiculous, I can’t draw a stick figure! Yes you can and yes you did. Every child is born an artist. No child cowers from a paint brush or fears a wax crayon. They happily and eagerly express themselves with marks of colour, whether…