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Art in the Park – March, 2018

Art in the Park – March, 2018

South African Society of Artists (SASA) had their Art-in-the-Park event on Saturday 17th March. In The Zone had a glorious and very successful day. The weather was perfect, although it did start off a bit blustery, but all calmed down by mid-morning. At 9am, Rose and…

What-A-Lot-Of-Dots-I-Got!

What-A-Lot-Of-Dots-I-Got!

Whoohoo! – Our first Facebook competition winner, Kim Cassidy and friend, Gabrielle, joined us at In The Zone for an acrylics-on-canvas painting project. Firstly, the group rummaged through magazines tearing out pieces of colour to form an interesting ‘family’ of colours. Our artists then mixed…

Hannah’s 10th Birthday

Hannah’s 10th Birthday

Hannah chose the theme “Mythical Creatures” for her 10th birthday party at In The Zone. We started with a brain storming session where the seven girls called out all the mythical creatures they could remember. We had a mixed bag of wonderful, believable-unbelievable creatures: peacats,…

Meet John Milazi, our Mentee

Meet John Milazi, our Mentee

Right in the beginning of In The Zone, Rose & Kim discussed various programs of ‘giving back’ to the creative world, and this wonderful opportunity dropped into our laps. Jean, from the Red Gallery recognised that John had raw talent and was aware, that if…

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…

Quality Time is Painting Time!

Quality Time is Painting Time!

Charlie (7) was out from England and Teresa, her godmother, wanted them to do something special and memorable together. They chose In The Zone for a ‘quality-time’ painting session. To make it even more special, we decided a Picasso-inspired portrait would be loads of fun. They…

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…

Muizenberg’s Street Art

Muizenberg’s Street Art

Muizenberg Open Studios Art Festival was a cornucopia of creative ideas and eclectic talents. Besides visiting the galleries and ‘open’ home exhibitions, we were amazed by the street art and street décor that was everywhere! Some houses were decorated in bottle tops, or covered in…

Blue Planet – Muizenberg

Blue Planet – Muizenberg

After spending a delightful morning/afternoon at the Muizenberg Art Festival (Oct 2017), we were on the way home and quickly popped in at the Blue Planet Fine Art studio. Oh My Gosh! It was a creative fest of note! I was bombarded with wild imaginations,…