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METAL 2008: FRAME
Carrol Boyes Functional Art announces theme for METAL 2008 New Designer Search: FRAME. (article published 2008-03-21) - Read more

WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD
Amy Kleinhans-Curd encourages nominations for prestigious award. (article published 2008-03-21) - Read more

PETER COURT CRAFT CLASSES
Holiday classes offer perfect way to challenge creative juices. (article published 2008-03-21) - Read more

RISING STAR EASTER WORKSHOP
Booking for the Rising Star Academy Easter Holiday Workshop is open! (article published 2008-03-15) - Read more

INSPIRED!
Uplifting weekend of creative connection this weekend (March 15 and 16) at Umdloti Beach. (article published 2008-03-12) - Read more

HOT POTS & HOT CROSS BUNS!
Andrew Walford to hold his regular Easter exhibition. (article published 2008-03-10) - Read more

WHAT MAKES ME HAPPY!
Exhibition of beaded and embroidered fabric by the Ntokozo Embroidery Group at the African Art Centre. (article published 2008-03-9) - Read more

PRO HELVETIA
Call for Grant Applications to support professional art projects involving exchange within the SADC countries. (article published 2008-02-20) - Read more

DEADLINE EXTENDED!
Deadline for the 11th Annual Business Day-BASA Awards 2007 has been extended to March 14. (article published 2008-02-20) - Read more

THE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING FAIR 2008
Premier Christmas shopping event of the year to take place at Durban Exhibition Centre. (article published 2008-02-20) - Read more

ALEX UPMARKET
Regular craft market held in Alexandra Park in Pietermaritzburg on last Sunday of the month. (article published 2008-02-20) - Read more

SPLASHY ART & CRAFT
Invitation to artists and crafters to trade at Splashy Fen Music Festival (article published 2008-02-9) - Read more

WEARABLE ART AND POSTCARDS
MACS Café Gallery & 3D Gallery host wearable art and launches brand of postcards. (article published 2008-01-31) - Read more

BEAD BY BEAD
Fascinating publication deals with the Monkeybiz Bead Project. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2008-01-29) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY-BASA AWARDS 2007
Business sponsors of the arts are invited to enter the 2007 Business Day-BASA Awards. (article published 2008-01-25) - Read more

HAPPY NEW 2008!
All the best for the new year! (article published 2008-01-1) - Read more

ARTISAN GALLERY
Sue Greenberg opens new gallery in Florida Road. (article published 2007-12-26) - Read more

CREATIVE BEGINNINGS
Handbook about teaching art to children. (article published 2007-12-26) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS!
All the best for a Happy Christmas! (article published 2007-12-24) - Read more

11th ANNUAL BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS 2007
Closing date for entries is 28 February 2008 for 2007 awards. (article published 2007-12-9) - Read more

CREATIVE WOODTURNING
3000 year old skill of Woodturning for Jack Heath Gallery in Pietermaritzburg (article published 2007-12-3) - Read more

STITCHES ‘N BEARS
Stitchcraft magazine hits the shops! (article published 2007-12-3) - Read more

BAYNESFIELD CHRISTMAS MARKET
Family event to take place at Baynesfield. (article published 2007-12-3) - Read more

MANDALAS, MEMORIES AND MAGIC CIRCLES
Exhibition by fibre artist Jutta Faulds for Tatham Art Gallery in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2007-11-24) - Read more

ANDREW WALFORD OPEN DAY
Popular pottery open air exhibition and sale at Shongweni. (article published 2007-11-24) - Read more

ANTHONY SHAPIRO
Johannesburg potter to exhibit in Durban. (article published 2007-11-19) - Read more

REUBEN NDWANDWE MEMORIAL EXHIBITION
Durban Art Gallery to host memorial exhibition of works by acclaimed and respected basket-weaver. (article published 2007-11-19) - Read more

THE AFRICAN TOYSHOP
Fresh Paint Gallery offers perfect choice for gift ideas for the festive season. (article published 2007-11-19) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY-BASA AWARDS
Enter The 11th Annual Business Day-BASA Awards 2007. (article published 2007-11-17) - Read more

MACS EXHIBITIONS
Celebrating the Cloth, Birds and Angels, Creative Machine Embroidery and Bizarre Bazaar for MACS in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2007-11-14) - Read more

ONE OF A KIND
Tatham hosts memorial exhibition of one of KZN's finest basket makers, Reuben Ndwandwe. (article published 2007-10-31) - Read more

BASANI CRAFT CENTRE
Gallery stocking Zulu crafts in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2007-10-31) - Read more

CRAFTERS
Craft showcase at Glass Cuttings in Hilton from November 2 to 4. (article published 2007-10-25) - Read more

KZNSA GALLERY BUZZART FESTIVE EXHIBITION 2007
Calling all crafters and artists! Put on your thinking caps for annual exhibition. (article published 2007-10-9) - Read more

SPIRIT IN NATURE AUCTION
Auction of unsold work from Michelle Pujol’s to be held on October 2 at DUT Gallery. (article published 2007-09-26) - Read more

ROSE VAN STADEN & MOSAIC TILES
MACS Café Gallery in Pietermaritzburg hosts exhibition of mixed media paintings and mosaic tiles. (article published 2007-09-21) - Read more

ONE OF A KIND
Tatham to host memorial exhibition of the work of Reuben Ndwandwe, one of KZN's finest basket makers. (article published 2007-09-13) - Read more

POINTS FOR DEPARTURE
Renowned ceramicist, Dina Prinsloo launches book on three decades of her work. (article published 2007-09-13) - Read more

MOORCROFT SA DESIGN COMPETITION
One of the world’s oldest art potteries invites South Africans to design a vase with a South African theme. (article published 2007-08-23) - Read more

STANDARD BANK EXTENDS NAF SPONSORSHIP
Standard National extends its National Arts Festival sponsorship by three years. (article published 2007-08-10) - Read more

THAKANE LEROTOLI
Lesotho ceramist exhibits alongside work by Jo Thompson. (article published 2007-08-6) - Read more

UMCEBO AT USHAKA
Umcebo Trust now moved to the Ushaka Walk Shopping Complex. (article published 2007-07-30) - Read more

PAPER PULP WORKSHOP
Phumani Paper and Art Bank Joburg collaborate in introduction to new techniques. (article published 2007-07-12) - Read more

PIETERMARITZBURG PERSONALITIES
KZNSA Shop to present work by Pietermaritzburg artists and crafters. (article published 2007-06-27) - Read more

METAL 2007
Derek Moult from Southport among finalists in annual METAL New Designer Search. (article published 2007-06-23) - Read more

EPWORTH CRAFT FESTIVAL
Craftwise Magazine joined as media partner for bi-annual festival. (article published 2007-06-23) - Read more

LUVUYO ART CENTRE
Vusi Shashu’s Dedicated Artists establish new art centre in Clermont. (article published 2007-06-23) - Read more

ART INFO DIRECTORY 07
Fifth annual art directory now available. (article published 2007-06-19) - Read more

CRAFT MARKET MANAGER NEEDED
White Mountain Folk Festival is looking for Craft Manager. (article published 2007-06-16) - Read more

ART IN THE PARK A SUCCESS
Sales at the Nashua-sponsored Art in the Park breached the R2 million mark. (article published 2007-06-13) - Read more

BEAD EXTRAVAGANZA
Myriad of exquisite designs and colours from Vera Dubin and Anna Moshal. (article published 2007-06-13) - Read more

VIVA L’ARTISTE
Le Domaine to highlight artistic heritage from June 11 to 17. (article published 2007-06-11) - Read more

MANKWALI DESTINATION
Arts emporium concept store due to launch at Gateway Theatre of Shopping. (article published 2007-06-11) - Read more

CALL FOR NAC ARTISTIC ADVISORY PANELLISTS
Public nominations invited for panellists in various disciplines. (article published 2007-06-1) - Read more

BASA SEMINAR ON CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
Art organisations invited to attend seminar on Corporate Governance and role of Board and Management in Arts Organizations. (article published 2007-05-15) - Read more

UKUCWEBEZELA : TO SHINE
Ceramics inspired by traditionally women’s art of beer pot, or utshwala, ceramics. (article published 2007-05-6) - Read more

BEADMAKING WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery to host traditional Zulu bead-making workshops. (article published 2007-04-24) - Read more

FIBREWORKS
Group of internationally renowned South African artists exhibit at Margate Art Museum. (article published 2007-04-3) - Read more

ANDREW WALFORD EVENTS
Well-known potter opens his studio over Easter and has exhibition at Tinley Manor. (article published 2007-03-25) - Read more

METAL 2007
Carrol Boyes announces theme for METAL 2007: SPROUT (article published 2007-03-11) - Read more

THREE FIBRE ARTISTS
Annette McMaster, Sue Physick and Jutta Faulds to exhibit at the Tatham in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2007-02-26) - Read more

JABULISA ON TOUR
The art and craft of KwaZulu-Natal about to embark on provincial tour. (article published 2007-02-26) - Read more

CRAFTY CORNER
Recently developed website at www.craftycorner.co.za (article published 2007-02-22) - Read more

MAPULA EMBROIDERY
Brenda Schmahmann focuses on Embroidery and Empowerment in the Winterveld. (Review by Marianne Meijer) (article published 2007-02-16) - Read more

REVISIONS
Durban book launch of important publication (article published 2007-02-7) - Read more

MACS EXHIBITIONS
Midlands Arts and Crafts Society's first exhibition for 2007. (article published 2007-02-5) - Read more

REFLECTION
Neena Sewsunker and Bobby Chetty exhibit at BAT Centre. (article published 2007-01-28) - Read more

LIGHT AND SPACE
Exhibition of glass paintings by Siphiwe Cele at BAT Centre. (article published 2007-01-10) - Read more

COSMO MAFOTI
Exhibition of life-sized wire wild animals in Durban Botanic Gardens. (article published 2007-01-10) - Read more

UBUNTU
Colleen Roberts of Village Quilters discusses the quilt created for the YMCA 16th World Congress. (article published 2007-01-1) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR!
All the best to artSMart regular readers and visitors for 2007! (article published 2006-12-31) - Read more

JIM HALL RETROSPECTIVE
Durban Art Gallery calls for loan of works. (article published 2006-12-25) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS!
The artSMart team wishes all readers and advertisers a happy Christmas. (article published 2006-12-25) - Read more

SPILLER’S WHARF
Building has started at new food and lifestyle centre near Port Shepstone. (article published 2006-12-24) - Read more

SHONGWENI SHUFFLE
Artists Martin Wenkidu and Andrew Walford to open their studios from December 16 to 18. (article published 2006-12-15) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS 2006
Business sponsors of the arts invited to enter awards for innovative and effective sponsorship. (article published 2006-12-15) - Read more

MAPULA EMBROIDERIES
Book on important community art project empowering women of the Winterveld. (article published 2006-12-4) - Read more

UMCEBO TRUST
Visionary Robin Opperman and his talented team create magic from their Pandora’s box of a studio. (article published 2006-12-3) - Read more

A COMMON THREAD
Pietermaritzburg's MACS offers annual alternative shopping experience. (article published 2006-12-3) - Read more

AFRICAN ART CENTRE EXHIBITIONS
Three exhibitions to open at AAC’s new venue in Florida Road. (article published 2006-12-2) - Read more

TOWARDS A NEW FUTURE
Art and craft exhibition with a difference. (article published 2006-11-20) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
KZN’s biggest annual craft showcase at Tatham Art Gallery in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2006-11-15) - Read more

TALK BY SUE GREENBERG
Owner of Bayside Gallery to give talk about how to work towards an exhibition on November 18. (article published 2006-11-15) - Read more

BUZZART
KZNSA festive season exhibition (article published 2006-11-14) - Read more

THUPELO WORKSHOP
2006 Thupelo Workshop to take place at Rorkes Drive from November 11 to 25. (article published 2006-11-14) - Read more

WORKSHOP POSTPONED
Critical writing workshop hosted by the KZNSA postponed. (article published 2006-10-29) - Read more

AFRICAN ART CENTRE ON THE MOVE
Long-established city indigenous art and craft outlet moves to Florida Road. (article published 2006-10-29) - Read more

ESSENWOOD CRAFT MARKET
The region’s foremost craft, art, treasures and collectables market. (article published 2006-10-22) - Read more

EDITORIAL ON HOLD FOR A WHILE
artSMart editor out of action for a while. (article published 2006-10-8) - Read more

NEWCASTLE ART IN THE PARK
Fun day for crafters, artists, musicians and other entertaining acts. (article published 2006-09-23) - Read more

WALFORD HERITAGE WEEK
Rare opportunity to watch a master craftsman at work. (article published 2006-09-23) - Read more

AAC TO RELOCATE
African Art Centre to move to new premises in Florida Road at the end of October. (article published 2006-09-18) - Read more

PERCUSSION AS ART
BAT Centre’s Democratic Gallery hosts exhibition of percussion instruments, mostly hand-made drums. (article published 2006-09-5) - Read more

ESCAPE TO WHITE MOUNTAIN
Four-day festival featuring acoustic performances by top artists in Central Drakensberg. (article published 2006-09-3) - Read more

MAJOR MINORS II
The work of the Fibreworks art group at artSPACE Durban. (article published 2006-09-2) - Read more

THREADING IT TOGETHER
African Art Centre is hosting exhibition of works in thread and fabrics. (article published 2006-09-2) - Read more

CLAY FESTIVAL ’06
Ceramic artists invited to participate in event which forms the largest of its kind on the SA ceramic calendar. (article published 2006-09-2) - Read more

AGRARIAN MARKET
Hornby Lifestyle Centre in Assagay offers fine craft and gourmet food products. (article published 2006-08-25) - Read more

ACT AWARDS 2006
Call for Nominations for The Arts & Culture Trust ACT Awards 2006. (article published 2006-08-20) - Read more

ARTSPACE CERAMICS
Regional exhibition of Ceramics Southern Africa at artSPACE Durban. (article published 2006-08-15) - Read more

BEADWORK AT MACS
Pietermaritzburg artists present exciting beadwork and collector’s pieces. (article published 2006-08-15) - Read more

CATALOGUE OF EASTERN CAPE CRAFT
Brilliant photography illustrates each region in this indispensable guide to creative centres. (article published 2006-08-13) - Read more

ACT AWARDS 2006
Call for Nominations for The Arts & Culture Trust ACT Awards 2006. (article published 2006-08-8) - Read more

MARITZBURG OVAL TURNS 20!
Popular Pietermaritzburg arts and crafts market celebrates 20th anniversary. (article published 2006-08-7) - Read more

THREADING TOGETHER
Exhibition of embroidered textiles from invited artists at the African Art Centre. (article published 2006-08-5) - Read more

WHITE MOUNTAIN FOLK FESTIVAL
Calling all art and craft traders. (article published 2006-07-29) - Read more

FNB CRAFT NOW WINNERS
2006 Award winners announced for prestigious craft exhibition. (article published 2006-07-29) - Read more

KTV MARKET DAY
Craft Day in Chatsworth to help young participants hone their skills. (article published 2006-07-24) - Read more

MACS NEWS
Midlands Arts and Crafts Society offer ceramics, paintings and fibre art. (article published 2006-07-21) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Andrew Walford to host another of his popular Open Days at Shongweni Potteries. (article published 2006-07-15) - Read more

PHILEMON SANGWENI
The African Art Centre will host the Artist of the Year exhibition from July 19. (article published 2006-07-11) - Read more

FNB CRAFT NOW 2006
Prestigious exhibition to attract the best craft from all sectors of the craft community at KZNSA. (article published 2006-07-11) - Read more

COLOUR YOUR WORLD
East Coast Radio House and Garden Show has over 300 exhibitors. (article published 2006-07-7) - Read more

SCIENCENTRE SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME
Old Mutual MTN Sciencentre hosts creative workshops in July. (article published 2006-07-2) - Read more

ANDILE’S CHANDELIER
Regular Umcebo Trust crafter working on impressive range of chandeliers. (article published 2006-06-19) - Read more

ACT SUPPORT
ACT announces R1 million support for 31 Projects. (article published 2006-06-17) - Read more

DOLL EXHIBITION
Exhibition of dolls and paintings of dolls at MACS House in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2006-06-11) - Read more

ACT R1 MILLION SUPPORT
ACT Announces R1 Million Support for 31 Projects (article published 2006-06-2) - Read more

BUZZART
KZNSA invites quality, good craftsmanship for Christmas Exhibition 2006. (article published 2006-06-2) - Read more

NASHUA ART IN THE PARK
South Africa’s largest open air art exhibition to run in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2006-05-29) - Read more

VISIT OF DECORATIVE ARTS SPECIALIST
Joy McCall from Christie’s in London to provide verbal valuations on June 7 and 8. (article published 2006-05-28) - Read more

WALDORF MOONLIGHT MARKET
Crafts, good food and music at market in Assegay. (article published 2006-05-16) - Read more

LIVING WITH ANTIQUES
National Antiques and Decorative Arts Faire taking place in July at the Sandton Convention Centre. (article published 2006-05-16) - Read more

BEADED ALOE PROJECT
High end designer planters from Umcebo/Obbligato. (article published 2006-05-16) - Read more

LIFE FROM STONE
Exhibition of ceramic work by Joy Savage at Alliance Française. (article published 2006-05-15) - Read more

BENONI FESTIVAL
Northfield invites crafters, artists, woodworkers and designers to first annual art and craft festival. (article published 2006-05-15) - Read more

FNB CRAFT NOW 2006
FNB Craft Now 2006: getting near closing date for entries. (article published 2006-05-11) - Read more

ACT CALL FOR INFORMATION
ACT compiles list of formal and informal academic institutions offering training in arts, culture and heritage. (article published 2006-05-2) - Read more

I AM A CABINETMAKER
Exhibition of furniture by master craftsman Robert Scott at Tatham in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2006-05-2) - Read more

ARTIFACTS FROM INDIA
Unique textiles and embroideries to dyed and printed fabrics from Rajasthan exhibited in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2006-05-2) - Read more

EXHIBITION OF EMBROIDERIES
Work made by female offenders in the Correctional Service prison in Kimberley on view in Pietermaritzburg Gallery. (article published 2006-05-2) - Read more

OLD STUFF
Umcebo Trust welcomes old CD’s and costume jewellery. (article published 2006-05-2) - Read more

CEASER MKHIZE & THAFA DLAMINI
Next exhibition at The African Art Centre to feature beaded sculptures. (article published 2006-04-29) - Read more

ARTS MANAGEMENT SYMPOSIUM
Symposium for arts and culture structures, theatre managements, artist managers, booking agents, directors, agents and government officials. (article published 2006-04-17) - Read more

FNB CRAFT NOW 2006
Craftspeople invited to enter annual exhibition. (article published 2006-04-8) - Read more

ARTS & CULTURAL FAIR
116th Annual Mt Edgecombe Arts and Culture Fair. (article published 2006-04-3) - Read more

INK FAIR
Skills development programme culminates in showcase exhibition. (article published 2006-03-30) - Read more

SENSE OF AFRICA
Niki Moore launches South African perfume. (article published 2006-03-25) - Read more

WRINKLY ELEPHANTS
Local artists create jumbo project for Belgium. (article published 2006-03-25) - Read more

SHONGWENI POTTERY OPEN DAY
Andrew Walford holds another of his popular Easter Weekend Open Days. (article published 2006-03-23) - Read more

ANNUAL QUILT EXHIBITION
Annual quilt exhibition on show at the Voortrekker Museum. (article published 2006-03-20) - Read more

INK CRAFT FAIR
Culminating exhibition of eThekwini Municipality project to take place in Kwa Mashu. (article published 2006-03-19) - Read more

AMAGUGU VII – TREASURES
Eagerly-awaited annual exhibition to open on March 15. (article published 2006-03-4) - Read more

ON THE LIGHTER SIDE
Students from DIT’s Design School to display forward thinking lighting designs at Decorex Kzn. (article published 2006-03-4) - Read more

BEGINNERS PATCHWORK & QUILTING
Six week course for adults. (article published 2006-02-20) - Read more

MARKETING CONFERENCES
The British Council and PANSA to host two Arts Marketing Conferences in March. (article published 2006-02-19) - Read more

SEWING, KNITTING & CRAFTS WORKSHOP
Indulge your craft passion at annual showcase in March. (article published 2006-02-16) - Read more

ROBIN OPPERMAN FOR UMCEBO
Popular and respected art teacher leaves Ningizimu School for the SMH. (article published 2006-02-7) - Read more

OPTICAL ILLUSIONS
South African Quilters Guild exhibition at MACS in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2006-02-7) - Read more

ACT APPLICATIONS
Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) invites applications for funding. (article published 2006-02-7) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Business and arts partnerships under the spotlight. (article published 2006-01-21) - Read more

COORDINATION CREATIVE WORKERS MEETING
Meeting to discuss importance of responding to the challenges faced by the Arts Community. (article published 2006-01-10) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Wishing all readers the very best for 2006! (article published 2005-12-31) - Read more

SASOL WAX ART AWARD
Sasol rewards artists for innovation and excellence. (article published 2005-12-28) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS
All the best for Christmas and the festive season. (article published 2005-12-24) - Read more

WIRE JEWELLERY
Quick and Easy Crafts: Wire Jewellery is aimed at crafters with little or no knowledge of the subject. (Review by Pauline Dalais) (article published 2005-12-16) - Read more

CREATIVE GLASS
This book is perfect for those who want to create affordable, individual gifts for family and friends. (Review by Pauline Dalais) (article published 2005-12-16) - Read more

UKUKHANYA/SHINE
Durban Art Gallery transformed into forest of sparkling luminescent jewels and silvery shining shapes and textures. (article published 2005-12-16) - Read more

ESSENWOOD CRAFT MARKET
Extra event for KZN’s foremost craft, art, treasures and collectables market. (article published 2005-12-15) - Read more

TOTI MARKETS
Christmas Extravaganza Night Markets in Amanzimtoti. (article published 2005-12-8) - Read more

KLOOF ARTS & CRAFTS: NO LONGER IN OPERATION
Market takes place at Kloof Civic Hall. (article published 2005-12-8) - Read more

BRIGHT SPARKS
Buzzart Exhibition at KZNSA to run over the festive season until January 8. (article published 2005-12-8) - Read more

NAF FRINGE REGISTRATION OPENS
National Arts Festival, Grahamstown, invites entries for the Fringe. (article published 2005-12-6) - Read more

UKUKHANYA – SHINE
Umcebo Trust present exhibition at the Durban Art Gallery over the festive season. (article published 2005-12-4) - Read more

SHISA STUFF
Annual exhibition held at Manna’s in Marriot Road. (article published 2005-12-4) - Read more

DAG CRAFT
December programme for Durban Art Gallery regular craft workshops. (article published 2005-12-4) - Read more

NEW MEANDER GUIDE
Midlands Meander Association guide now freely available at selected site. (article published 2005-12-4) - Read more

ESSENWOOD CRAFT MARKET
Extra shopping days at Essenwood Road craft market. (article published 2005-12-4) - Read more

ESSENWOOD CRAFT MARKET
Region’s foremost craft, art, treasures and collectables market. (article published 2005-12-1) - Read more

ORCHID HOUSE SURPRISE
Durban Botanic Gardens transforms Orchid House into fantastic African Safari. (article published 2005-11-16) - Read more

WESTVILLE CRAFT
Arts and Crafts Market at Westville Civic Centre on December 10. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

SPCA CHRISTMAS FAIR
2005 event on December 3 promises to be bigger and better than before. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

TEDDY BEAR & DOLL FAIR
Annual event to take place at Danville Park Girls High on December 3. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

GUM TREE COUNTRY MARKET
Crafters invited to take part at market held on quaint Amanzimtoti farm. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

BRIGHT SPARKS
This year’s festive season gift Buzzart exhibition at KZNSA. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Andrew Walford will host a Pottery Open Day on December 4. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Business and arts partnerships under the spotlight. (article published 2005-11-14) - Read more

TAGUA: IVORY REPLACEMENT
A natural material offers the south an alternative to elephant tusks. (Article by Ross MacKenzie which originally appeared in “Craft Victoria”, a regional Australian Magazine) (article published 2005-11-11) - Read more

NEW ZOMBEZA GALLERY
Gallery moves to Nottingham Road. (article published 2005-11-4) - Read more

GLASS CUTTINGS CRAFTERS
Showcase event for around 30 crafters and craft groups in the Midlands area. (article published 2005-11-1) - Read more

BAGS, TAGS AND BOXES
Workshop organised by the Write Calligraphy Guild. (article published 2005-10-24) - Read more

BARLOWORLD ARTWORKS
Barloworld Artworks Mentoring Programme seeks business mentors for the arts. (article published 2005-10-19) - Read more

MOULD MAKING COURSE
Introductory mould making and casting course by Sarah Richards. (article published 2005-10-17) - Read more

PLEDGE FOR WORLD AIDS DAY
Khomanani invites the public to make a pledge on December 1 for “A nation caring together”. (article published 2005-10-17) - Read more

NLDTF CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund invites applications for Arts, Culture & National Heritage. (article published 2005-10-17) - Read more

DURBAN ARTS’ ARTS & CRAFT WORKSHOP
Capacity building for the arts to take place from October 26 to 27 in the Durban City Hall. (article published 2005-10-6) - Read more

KEEPITUP
Innovative outdoors concept launched to keep bottles and glasses upright at outdoor concerts, etc. (article published 2005-09-26) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Tatham and The Witness offer KZN craft makers an opportunity to sell their products for Christmas. (article published 2005-09-24) - Read more

TRIBUTE TO NESTA NALA
One of KwaZulu-Natal’s finest crafters is honoured in Durban Art Gallery exhibition. (Tribute by Caroline Smart) (article published 2005-09-24) - Read more

HAND MADE
Curated showcase of recent works in ceramics by five artists that challenge the traditional use of the medium. (article published 2005-09-23) - Read more

CIRCLE OF LIFE
The Circle of Life Quilt Exhibition 2005 for DIT Gallery. (article published 2005-09-23) - Read more

ST BENEDICT ART EXHIBITION
Grade ten pupils at St Benedict School in Pinetown busy designing garments out of rubbish to be modelled at art exhibition (article published 2005-09-15) - Read more

MAKEOVER FOR ACT AWARDS
Annual award system undergoes radical facelift. (article published 2005-09-9) - Read more

IQHAZA
Solo ceramics exhibition by Clive Sithole at the BAT Centre’s Menzi Mcunu Gallery. (article published 2005-09-5) - Read more

FREE VALUATIONS
Tjabel Klok, Christie's Amsterdam's General Valuer, will be in Durban on September7. (article published 2005-09-5) - Read more

WIRED
Beautifully-produced book a must for museums, craft collectors, educators and anyone whose spirit is lifted by superb and innovative craft work. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2005-09-4) - Read more

DURBAN ART GALLERY WORKSHOPS
Workshops include painting, beadwork and talks on heritage. (article published 2005-08-30) - Read more

SUBMISSION OF ECHO CRAFT
Tatham Art Gallery’s Echo Craft Bazaar invites craft submissions. (article published 2005-08-28) - Read more

ISISHWESHWE/AMAJAMANI
Jack Heath Gallery has exhibition of indigo print in South Africa. (article published 2005-08-9) - Read more

PANSA ON NAC COURT CASE
Media statement by the Performing Arts Network Of South Africa (PANSA) on the National Arts Council (NAC) court case: (article published 2005-08-7) - Read more

COMPLETE STEP-BY-STEP UPHOLSTERY
Ideal for any avid crafter, or anyone looking for a way to get that hallway sofa looking good again. (Review by Ruby Bernard) (article published 2005-08-4) - Read more

RHYTHM & BEAT
Art and music forms in exciting collaboration. (article published 2005-08-1) - Read more

TIMOTHY MLAMBO
Exhibition of wooden sculptures opening at African Art Centre on July 20. (article published 2005-07-19) - Read more

VERSTER BEAD DESIGN
Andrew Verster jewellery designs for African Art Centre. (article published 2005-07-19) - Read more

WOODSTOCK 7
Fleamarket and Trader registration opens for annual event at Hartbeesport. (article published 2005-07-18) - Read more

GROWING NUMBERS FOR NAF
Growing numbers indicate great support for the 31st National Arts Festival, Grahamstown. (article published 2005-07-17) - Read more

WOMEN’S ARTS FESTIVAL
Ninth Playhouse South African Women's Arts Festival to take place from August 5 to 7. (article published 2005-07-17) - Read more

DECOREX CRAFT
Decorex SA to host One of a Kind crafts show. (article published 2005-07-9) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Pottery Open Day at Andrew Walford’s Studio in Shongweni on July 24. (article published 2005-07-9) - Read more

KTV MARKET IS 10!
The popular KTV Market Day is 10 years old on September 3! (article published 2005-07-7) - Read more

ART & CRAFT EXPO
Calling artists and crafters for two-day Expo at Midmar. (article published 2005-07-6) - Read more

BUSINESS & ARTS SOUTH AFRICA SEMINARS
Seminar series July/August 2005: Making the most of fundraising: how to build effective partnerships. (article published 2005-07-6) - Read more

GOING TO GRAHAMSTOWN
artSMart Editor to relocate to Grahamstown temporarily for the Festival. (article published 2005-06-28) - Read more

TELL US WHAT YOU THINK
Research sponsored by BASA into arts coverage in the mass media. (article published 2005-06-28) - Read more

WIRED AT OPPIKOPPI
Crafters invited for OppiKoppi’s 11th event to be presented by Levi’s ®t from August 6 to 8. (article published 2005-06-20) - Read more

TOLLGATE QUILTERS’ GUILD
Winter Workshops on June 25. (article published 2005-06-17) - Read more

CREATE YOUR OWN SCRAPBOOK
Emphasis is on fun and your own creative spirit in excellent hobby/craft book. (Review by Sheina Wood) (article published 2005-06-15) - Read more

ARTSPACE DURBAN NEWS
Three exhibitions in June. (article published 2005-06-13) - Read more

WIRED
Entries to Telephone Wire Basket Weaving Competition on show until June 15. (article published 2005-06-13) - Read more

CAPE TOWN FESTIVAL
Artists in all disciplines invited to take part in March 2006 Festival. (article published 2005-06-12) - Read more

D’ARTS MAGAZINE IS BACK!
Durban Arts Association’s highly popular magazine is back in business! (article published 2005-06-11) - Read more

ART IN THE PARK
As the autumn leaves fall in Alexandra Park, it’s time for the annual Nashua-sponsored Art in the Park. (article published 2005-05-31) - Read more

MIDLANDS MEANDER CREATIVE FESTIVAL
KZN visual arts groups invited to take stands at new festival at Midmar. (article published 2005-05-30) - Read more

WALFORD IN HOUGHTON
International potter Andrew Walford to give exhibition and demonstration in Houghton. (article published 2005-05-30) - Read more

EXHIBITION OF ART-WEAR
MACS Art House in Pietermaritzburg to present wearable to somewhat exotic and sculptural pieces. (article published 2005-05-25) - Read more

COLABORART
Considered to be the most entertaining, eclectic, art happening on the South Coast. (article published 2005-05-20) - Read more

ACT APPLICATIONS DUE
Arts and Culture Trust to disburse R1,5 million. (article published 2005-05-16) - Read more

KREATIVE KRAFT KITS
Charmaine Krog to launch new Shopping Bag at Ushaka Marine Village at end May. (article published 2005-05-16) - Read more

DAILY NEWS DIY TOOLS & GARDEN EXPO
Lively interactive exhibition for people building, renovating or improving homes and gardens. (article published 2005-05-16) - Read more

NATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL
All info to be found on the Festival pages. (article published 2005-05-16) - Read more

ACT APPLICATIONS
Arts & Culture Trust (ACT) to disburse R1.5 million in arts funding. (article published 2005-05-16) - Read more

OLD EMBROIDERY
Voortrekker Museum in Pietermaritzburg exhibits some of the pieces in their collection. (article published 2005-05-16) - Read more

PORCELAIN SPECIALIST
Specialist Head of British 20th Century Decorative Arts at Christie's, to be in Durban on June 1. (article published 2005-05-15) - Read more

CERAMICS SA
Craft organisation invites participation in exhibition in conjunction with Kearsney College Festival. (article published 2005-05-15) - Read more

WIRED
First book to document the development of wire weaving in South African art. (article published 2005-05-15) - Read more

ART AND CRAFT AT UPBEAT
Crafters and arts-makers warmly invited to exhibit at Kearsney College Music Fest. (article published 2005-05-15) - Read more

CERAMICS SA AT KEARSNEY
Craft artists invited to take part in exhibition run in conjunction with Kearsney College’s Musical Festival. (article published 2005-04-21) - Read more

RENAULT LAUNCH
KZN MEC for Arts, Culture and Tourism praises Renault SA Arts & Culture project. (article published 2005-04-14) - Read more

NLDTF INFO CENTRE
National Lotteries Board Information Centre now based at DTI campus in Tshwane. (article published 2005-04-14) - Read more

TALK BY MASTER CABINET MAKER
Friends of the Tatham Art Gallery (Fotag) are holding a Private Eye function in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2005-04-14) - Read more

BEVEL ART GALLERY
Popular gallery space to extend current exhibition to the end of May. (article published 2005-04-11) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS NOMINEES
Nominees for Eighth Annual Business Day/BASA Awards celebrate The Art Of Business Sponsorship. (article published 2005-04-4) - Read more

CERAMIC EXHIBITION
Ceramics Southern Africa (KZN Region) to hold annual exhibition in conjunction with Kearsney Music Festival. (article published 2005-04-4) - Read more

NEW WORKS AT BAYSIDE
Bayside Gallery at BAT Centre hosts oils, pastels and tiled ceramic panels. (article published 2005-03-31) - Read more

ART IN INDUSTRY
MACS exhibition includes architecture, garden design, footwear, machines and pipes. (article published 2005-03-31) - Read more

ANNUAL QUILT EXHIBITION
Voortrekker Museum in Pietermaritzburg hosts fourth annual quilt exhibition. (article published 2005-03-26) - Read more

NAF EVENTS
National Arts Festival Winter School, Children's Arts Festival and Transnet Village Green make up major programme. (article published 2005-03-23) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Well-known potter Andrew Walford to host open weekend over the Easter period. (article published 2005-03-22) - Read more

AWARDS FOR WOMEN
South Africa invited to put forward nominations for the Shoprite Checkers/SABC 2 Woman of the Year Award. (article published 2005-03-20) - Read more

SPLASHY’S RAINBOW VILLAGE
Revamped Crafts Market will be in place at Splashy Fen 2005. (article published 2005-03-7) - Read more

SENZO KUHLE SAMPLERS
Blue Caterpillar Gallery to host exhibition by group of Chesterville women. (article published 2005-03-3) - Read more

SURPRISE QUILT GROUP
Voortrekker Museum in Pietermaritzburg promises bigger and better quilts from quilters. (article published 2005-03-3) - Read more

CREATIVE SPIRIT WORKSHOP
Sarah Richards to hold workshop aimed at opening a door to creative play. (article published 2005-03-1) - Read more

SA ART INFORMATION DIRECTORY 05
Latest SAAID offers most complete listing of visual art sources in South Africa. (Review by Marianne Meijer) (article published 2005-03-1) - Read more

ARTS NETWORK FORUM
Invitation to all arts practitioners to attend important meeting. (article published 2005-02-26) - Read more

CRAFT MARKET OPEN DAY
Launch of new event offers excellent opportunities to crafters. (article published 2005-02-26) - Read more

STENCILS AND STENCILLING
Wendy Craig produces a remarkable book on the craft of stenciling. (Review by John Simpson) (article published 2005-02-25) - Read more

FIRST TOUCH
Group of young ceramic artists showcase their talent for the first time to the public. (article published 2005-02-25) - Read more

NAF FRINGE DEADLINE
Deadline for submission of registration for National Arts Festival Fringe February 25. (article published 2005-02-21) - Read more

2004 BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Deadline extended to February 15. (article published 2005-02-11) - Read more

SA ART INFORMATION DIRECTORY 05
The largest SA Art Information Directory 2005 is out! (article published 2005-02-9) - Read more

WHAT’S UP IN 2010?
Anyone planning events for the 2010 World Cup soccer fans should submit information to artSMart. (article published 2005-02-9) - Read more

CREATE SA
Creative industries skills development programme. (article published 2005-01-19) - Read more

TSUNAMI RELIEF TABLE
Essenwood Market has a collection point for donations for tsunami victims. (article published 2005-01-18) - Read more

XMAS BY THE SEA
Two innovative crafters present annual event on the Bluff. (article published 2005-01-11) - Read more

TANGENCYA
Inter-disciplinary arts-based project with site-specific interventions. (article published 2005-01-1) - Read more

ART WRAP
Report by Margaret von Klemperer, Arts Editor: The Witness (article published 2005-01-1) - Read more

TSUNAMI DISASTER FUND
East Coast Radio establishes disaster fund account. (article published 2005-01-1) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR
Everything of the best for 2005. (article published 2004-12-31) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS!
All the best of good cheer for the festive season. (article published 2004-12-23) - Read more

NACSA MEDIA RELEASE
Network for Arts and Culture South Africa (NACSA) welcomes sacking of National Arts Council Board. (article published 2004-12-22) - Read more

TANGENCYA
30 artists - 10 projects - three weeks - one city – Durban. (article published 2004-12-17) - Read more

ACT NEW GM
Arts And Culture Trust appoints new General Manager. (article published 2004-12-17) - Read more

QUICK AND EASY CRAFTS – DECORATIVE PAINTING
Innovative ideas to liven up any surface from cachepots, vases and room dividers to coat hook racks, trays, and lamp bases. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2004-12-13) - Read more

QUICK AND EASY CRAFTS – GREETING CARDS
Make your own greetings cards with the aid of clear instructions and photographs. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2004-12-13) - Read more

QUICK AND EASY CRAFTS – GLASS PAINTING
The ideas shown can add to transforming a mundane gift to one that is absolutely stunning. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2004-12-13) - Read more

QUICK AND EASY CRAFTS – BEADWORK
Perfect book for anyone new to working with beads. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2004-12-13) - Read more

JUST IMAGINE CRAFT SCHOOL
Workshops offered in mosaics. (article published 2004-12-13) - Read more

ANDREW WALFORD OPEN DAY
Popular event at Shongweni to take place on December 12. (article published 2004-12-6) - Read more

13,000 VISIT THE KEBBLES
13 071 viewers were recorded through the doors of the Kebble Awards exhibition. (article published 2004-12-4) - Read more

ARTWORK AT ALLIANCE
Artwork for sale in support of AIDS orphans at Alliance Française. (article published 2004-12-4) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
2004 awards to be presented by Anglo American. (article published 2004-12-4) - Read more

COLLECTION 2004
Bayside Gallery promises usual impressive annual array of handmade South African art and craft. (article published 2004-12-3) - Read more

BUZZART SHINING STARS
Innovative, original, quirky, affordable selection of stunning festive season gifts at NSA. (article published 2004-11-30) - Read more

DA STATEMENT
DA welcomes indications that the whole NAC Board has been fired by the Minister. Statement issued by Dianne Kohler Barnard MP (DA Spokesperson on Arts and Culture) (article published 2004-11-30) - Read more

TRIBUTE TO JACKY FLETCHER
Caroline Smithyman pays tribute to well-known quilter and marbeliser. (article published 2004-11-28) - Read more

RESISTANCE ART IN SOUTH AFRICA
Wonderful opportunity to re-visit art made in the 1980’s and introduce it to a new generation. (Review by Marianne Meijer) (article published 2004-11-28) - Read more

PANSA ON NAC #2
PANSA commends Minister for moving towards the dissolution of the NAC Board. (article published 2004-11-25) - Read more

PANSA ON NAC
Media statement by The Performing Arts Network of South Africa (PANSA) on The National Arts Council. (article published 2004-11-25) - Read more

DEATH OF JACKIE FLETCHER
Well-known skilled marble craftswoman dies in Durban. (article published 2004-11-13) - Read more

ACT AWARD WINNERS 2004
Winners of Annual Arts And Culture Trust (Act) Awards Announced. (article published 2004-11-7) - Read more

SWEETWATERS QUILTING PROJECT
November exhibition of quilts at Midlands Arts & Crafts Society in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2004-11-3) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Creative partnerships under the spotlight. (article published 2004-11-2) - Read more

DEPT OF ARTS & CULTURE HAS LET SA DOWN
Statement issued by Dianne Kohler Barnard MP (DA Spokesperson on Arts and Culture) (article published 2004-10-28) - Read more

BRETT KEBBLE ART AWARDS
Two top awards have been granted in this year's prestigious BKAA. (article published 2004-10-19) - Read more

2004 BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Creative partnerships under the spotlight. (article published 2004-10-19) - Read more

HWAN CHEON YONG
Exhibition of ceramic work by Korean artist at Jack Heath Gallery in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2004-10-9) - Read more

FESTIVAL OF FLOWERS
Flower displays, craft stalls and sunset soiree in Pietermaritzburg to help repair church organ. (article published 2004-10-9) - Read more

RORKE'S DRIFT PROJECT
Launch of the Rorke's Drift Training and Development Project. (article published 2004-10-4) - Read more

KZN ON THE AIR FOR SAFM
KwaZulu-Natal to feature prominently in new week-night broadcast schedule on SAfm Radio. (article published 2004-10-1) - Read more

CERAMICS SA EXHIBITION
Annual exhibition of The Natal Region of Ceramics Southern Africa (CSA Natal, formerly APSA). (article published 2004-09-29) - Read more

K-TV ‘S ANNUAL MARKET DAY
KTV and Pavilion call all young entreprenuers. (article published 2004-09-29) - Read more

CELL C COWS
Beautifully painted cows to be seen “grazing” around the city. (article published 2004-09-24) - Read more

MIDLANDS MEANDER GUIDE
Famous arts and crafts association unveils 2004/2005 Guide. (article published 2004-09-16) - Read more

NAC MUST REINSTATE SUSPENDED STAFF
Statement by Diane Kohler-Barnard MP, DA Spokesperson on Arts and Culture. (article published 2004-09-16) - Read more

MIDLANDS MEANDER
Living art, galleries and open studios on the Midlands Meander Route . (article published 2004-09-16) - Read more

BUZZART SHINING STARS
NSA Gallery invites crafters and artists to produce work for annual Christmas exhibition. (article published 2004-09-13) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Annual craft event in Pietermaritzburg offers perfect solution for quality Christmas gifts. (article published 2004-09-12) - Read more

KTV MARKET DAY 2004
Young people across South Africa get the chance to celebrate the spirit of entrepreneurship. (article published 2004-09-12) - Read more

ART AT WEDGEWOOD
Exhibition of established and up-and-coming artists to coincide with The Witness Hilton Arts Festival. (article published 2004-09-8) - Read more

KEISKAMMA TAPESTRY
Heritage Exhibition to include 120 metre long tapestry. (article published 2004-09-7) - Read more

AXING OF SAFM PERSONNEL
Statement by Dianne Kohler-Barnard MP, DA Spokesperson on Arts and Culture (article published 2004-09-5) - Read more

SIMPLE AND STYLISH WEDDINGS
Jo Rigg shows how to make elegant and stylish wedding settings and accessories with basic materials. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2004-09-5) - Read more

BASA MENTORSHIP PROGRAMME
BASA/Marketing Federation South Africa Mentorship Programme ready to be implemented. (article published 2004-09-5) - Read more

BRETT KEBBLE ART AWARDS
Finalists’ works to be exhibited from October 17 to 29 in Cape Town. (article published 2004-09-1) - Read more

MAGGIE MIKULA From Clay – A Retrospective
Wonderful exhibition at Tatham launches successful book/catalogue. (Review by Marianne Meijer) (article published 2004-08-25) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Annual craft event invites submissions in November for 2004 Bazaar. (article published 2004-08-20) - Read more

COW PARADE SOUTH AFRICA
Closing date for entries moved to the end of August. (article published 2004-08-14) - Read more

MAGGIE MIKULA RETROSPECTIVE
Tatham Art Gallery hosts retrospective of visionary ceramic artist. (article published 2004-08-14) - Read more

WESTVILLE ARTS AND CRAFT MARKET
Regular craft event held at the Westville Civic Centre. (article published 2004-08-13) - Read more

ARTS & CULTURE STAKEHOLDERS FORUM
Minister of Arts, Culture and Tourism talks about proposed KZN Arts Festival. (by Margaret von Klemperer, Arts Editor, The Witness) (article published 2004-08-12) - Read more

RICHMOND FARM EMBROIDERY GROUP
African Art Exhibition to host first exhibition of nine women embroidery artists. (article published 2004-08-6) - Read more

A DECADE OF DEMOCRACY
South African Art 1994-2004 from the permanent collection of Iziko: South African National Gallery. (Review by Marianne Meijer) (article published 2004-08-2) - Read more

COW PARADE EXTENDED
Deadline for entries has been extended for Cow Parade Artists. (article published 2004-07-30) - Read more

SA WOMEN'S ARTS FESTIVAL 2004
Playhouse Company’s eighth annual celebration of women through the arts. (article published 2004-07-29) - Read more

SA SWEDISH PARTNERSHIP
SA and Swedish cultural ministers enter partnership programme. (article published 2004-07-26) - Read more

CLASSIFIEDS
Visit artSMart’s classified section – see link above the Archive list. (article published 2004-07-26) - Read more

NATAL WITNESS HILTON ARTS FESTIVAL
The 2004 festival takes place in the Hilton College Theatre from September 17 to 19. (article published 2004-07-25) - Read more

NATIONAL QUILT FESTIVAL 2004
An astonishing and magnificent array of creative art using fabric and embroidery. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2004-07-24) - Read more

NATIONAL QUILT FESTIVAL
ICC to host 650 quilters from around South Africa. (article published 2004-07-21) - Read more

KEISKAMMA TAPESTRY
Keiskamma Art Project makes monumental work to celebrate 10 years of democracy. (article published 2004-07-10) - Read more

APOLOGIES
Difficulties in gaining access to online facilities have restricted publication of stories. (article published 2004-07-9) - Read more

FRANCOIS ROMAIN RAKOTOARIMANANA
Art Exhibition by renowned Madagascan artist at Ike’s Books. (article published 2004-06-28) - Read more

BASA AWARD FOR PRINTS PROJECT
MTN: Rorke’s Drift Empowering Prints project wins BASA Award (article published 2004-06-28) - Read more

BAT CREATIVE ARTS WORKSHOP
BAT Centre to host holiday workshops on essays, poetry, craft and visual art for ages 14 to 25. (article published 2004-06-28) - Read more

SOUTH 1
Five-year programme develops networks for cultural exchange between countries of the south. (article published 2004-06-23) - Read more

ALEX UPMARKET
Regular craft market to take place in Alexandra Park, Pietermaritzburg, on June 27. (article published 2004-06-23) - Read more

SUCCESSFUL ART IN THE PARK
Record sales of over R1m for annual Pietermaritzburg outdoor selling exhibition. (article published 2004-06-18) - Read more

CRAFT AT KEARSNEY
Crafters invited to exhibit at Kearsney College Music Fest. (article published 2004-06-7) - Read more

PLAYHOUSE PLANS
The Playhouse Company’s new arts plans begin to unroll. (article published 2004-06-3) - Read more

ALL FIRED UP
Making Mosaic at Kearsney festival workshop! (article published 2004-05-31) - Read more

CRAFTERS WELCOME AT FEST
All crafters and art-makers invited to exhibit at inaugural Kearsney College Music Festival. (article published 2004-05-31) - Read more

CLASSIFIEDS
Visit artSMart’s classified section – see link above the Archive list. (article published 2004-05-31) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Companies making innovative and effective use of arts sponsorship recognized. (article published 2004-05-29) - Read more

FESTIVAL OF GLASS
Glass artists producing unique work are invited to submit pieces for a series of events. Deadline: May 31. (article published 2004-05-22) - Read more

ARTSLINK CALENDAR
Artslink.co.za's annual calendar offers a national directory of annual arts festivals and entertainment events. (article published 2004-05-14) - Read more

NATAL QUILTERS
Meeting on May 29 offers quilts on display highlighting work done in schwe-schwe (article published 2004-05-12) - Read more

DIANNE IS SHADOW MINISTER
Dianne Kohler Barnard appointed DA spokesperson on Arts and Culture. (article published 2004-05-11) - Read more

HILTON ARTS FESTIVAL
This year’s festival to run from September 17 to 19. (article published 2004-04-26) - Read more

TAKI
Ancient Knowledge Initiative preserves indigenous heritage. (article published 2004-04-25) - Read more

NASHUA ART IN THE PARK 2004
Largest outdor art selling exhibition in South Africa set for June 2 to 6. (article published 2004-04-25) - Read more

LADYSMITH MURAL
Mural of hope and cultural unity supported by ACT and created by Lallitha Jawahirilal. (article published 2004-04-21) - Read more

INVESTEC ART COMPETITION
Out-of-the-ordinary venture in line with Investec’s ongoing commitment to fostering entrepreneurs. (article published 2004-04-14) - Read more

REUBEN NDWANDWE
African Art Centre awards Artist of the Year to Reuben Ndwandwe. (article published 2004-04-11) - Read more

NAF VISUAL ARTS PROGRAMME
Durban textile artist Daina Mabunda appears as co-artist in residence at 30th National Arts Festival Programme. (article published 2004-04-6) - Read more

UMCEBO
Catalogue exhibition leaves for Cape Town. (article published 2004-04-6) - Read more

SA GLASS ART SOCIETY
National society launched in Pretoria. (article published 2004-04-6) - Read more

LOTTO NOT FOR POLITICAL DONATIONS
National Lotteries Board clarify Uthingo’s recent donation by to political parties not from funds earmarked for good causes. (article published 2004-04-5) - Read more

FUNDRAISING WORKSHOPS
PANSA secures services of Dr Riaan Els to conduct workshop in Durban on May 21. (article published 2004-04-3) - Read more

ART IN THE PARK
Ever popular art events to take place in Pietermaritzburg from June 2 to 6. (article published 2004-03-28) - Read more

FORUM ON POLITICAL PARTIES’ ARTS POLICIES
Arts community in all its disciplines invite political parties to present overview of arts and culture policies on April 3. (article published 2004-03-28) - Read more

BRIDGING FINANCE
Praise for the generosity of the Bartel Arts Trust. (article published 2004-03-28) - Read more

ENTO CERAMICS
Beauty of bugs and their extraordinary diversity provides inspiration for Kloof outlet (article published 2004-03-27) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery offers a serious of workshops in a variety of mediums. (article published 2004-03-27) - Read more

CERAMIC WORKSHOP ON OFFER
Home-based ceramic workshop in Hibberdene offers unique investment opportunity. (article published 2004-03-27) - Read more

SA MASTERPIECE
Visual presentation a feast for the eye in this handbook for collectors. (Review by Andrew Warburton) (article published 2004-03-24) - Read more

GLASS STUDIO & MOLE HILL CLOTHING
Midlands Meander outlet caters for clients who want to stand out from the crowd. (article published 2004-03-23) - Read more

CULTURAL ENTREPENEURSHIP SKILLS PROGRAMME
CREATE SA, in partnership with Arts Training Consortium Consortium calls for applications. (article published 2004-03-19) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery offers a serious of workshops in a variety of mediums. (article published 2004-03-11) - Read more

R2 BILLION TO LOTTO BENEFICIARIES
Allocation for current financial year to be made public after March 31 2004. (article published 2004-03-4) - Read more

DAC CELEBRATION EVENTS
Department of Arts and Culture launch of 10 Years of Freedom Programme. (article published 2004-03-1) - Read more

TRAYCI TOMPKINS CERAMICS
Ceramic artist to present solo exhibition in Tatham Art Gallery, Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2004-02-29) - Read more

ONE OF A KIND
Trade show puts South Africa’s one-of-a-kind products on the map. (article published 2004-02-22) - Read more

WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARD
Shoprite Checkers/SABC 2 honours woman achievers. (article published 2004-02-16) - Read more

ACT INVITES APPLICATIONS
The Arts & Culture Trust calls for funding applications. (article published 2004-02-13) - Read more

EKHAYA MULTI ART CENTRE
New home for the creatives in Kwa Mashu Township. (article published 2004-02-9) - Read more

NAF FRINGE DEADLINE
Deadline is February 27 for submission of registration forms for National Arts Festival fringe programme. (article published 2004-02-9) - Read more

AFRICAN ART CENTRE 2004 LINE-UP
AAC Director Anthea Martin releases programme of exhibitions for 2004. (article published 2004-01-25) - Read more

2003 BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Creative partnerships under the spotlight. (article published 2004-01-22) - Read more

MLAMBO AND KHUMALO
African Art Centre hosts exhibition of sculptures and mobiles. (article published 2004-01-22) - Read more

UMCEBO BANNER PROJECT
Durban Art Gallery hosting treasure chest of banners from special learners. (article published 2004-01-20) - Read more

SPECTRUM SPECIALS
New year specials on Winsor & Newton Cotman, Winton and Galeria paints and brushes. (article published 2004-01-13) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS
All the best to artSMart readers. (article published 2003-12-25) - Read more

PURPLE PLUTO WEATHERVANES
Alan Broli produces an interesting range of popular weathervanes. (article published 2003-11-30) - Read more

NAREND SINGH DISCUSSES KZN ARTS
KZN Provincial Minister of Education and Culture gives his views on the KZNACC and other matters. (Report by Caroline Smart) (article published 2003-11-24) - Read more

THEME ANGELS
African Art Centre invites artists to explore the theme of angels. (article published 2003-11-23) - Read more

SIYASEBENZA EXHIBITION OF ARTS
Exhibition to be held at Mariannhill Monastery on December 6 and 7. (article published 2003-11-21) - Read more

UMCEBO BANNER EXHIBITION
Ningizimu art and technology pupils produce series of banners commissioned by the French Institute. (article published 2003-11-18) - Read more

UMCEBO BANNER EXHIBITION
Ningizimu art and technology pupils produce series of banners commissioned by the French Institute. (article published 2003-11-18) - Read more

WILLOW WHIP CANDLES
Marianna van Heerden produces stylish and attractively designed hand-crafted candles. (article published 2003-11-18) - Read more

WORKSHOPS AT DAG
Regular workshops at the Durban Art Gallery for December. (article published 2003-11-18) - Read more

NICKY FOR BASA KZN
Nicky du Plessis appointed BASA regional representative for KZN. (article published 2003-11-17) - Read more

NINGIZIMU BANNER
Banner project for French Institute to open at Durban Art Gallery on December 9. (article published 2003-11-16) - Read more

SUE STEVENSON
Accomplished lacemaker offers classes in Japanese form of braidmaking. (article published 2003-11-13) - Read more

ANDREW WALFORD OPEN DAY
Well-known potter holds Christmas Open Day on December 7. (article published 2003-11-13) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery holds regular workshops at the City Hall. (article published 2003-11-13) - Read more

COLLECTION 2003
Annual exhibition at Bayside Gallery.features contemporary ceramics. (article published 2003-11-13) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Countdown has begun to Pietermaritzburg’s craft bonanza at the Tatham Art Gallery. (article published 2003-11-12) - Read more

ARTS AND CRAFTS
Publication in English, French and German offers a glimpse into the wonderful world of South African indigenous craft forms. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2003-11-10) - Read more

NIGHT PARTY MARKET
BAT Centre to host fun evening event on October 25. (article published 2003-10-24) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery hosts a programme of workshops. (article published 2003-10-24) - Read more

TEA WITH BUDDHA
Exhibition of works by Carey May (article published 2003-10-21) - Read more

SUGAR BUSH FESTIVAL 2003
Music festival focusing on the outdoor life takes place on the South Coast. (article published 2003-10-18) - Read more

NSA LIFESTYLE AND CRAFT FAIR
Invitation to artists, crafters, potters, makers and designers for submissions. (article published 2003-10-18) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery hosts a programme of workshops. (article published 2003-10-18) - Read more

SILVER AND HORN JEWELLERY
Bongi Tshabalala and Vusimusi Langa present exhibition at the African Art Centre. (article published 2003-10-16) - Read more

ZIMELENI EMBROIDERY PROJECT
African Art Centre Development Project to present exhibition at the AAC. (article published 2003-10-16) - Read more

TEXTURES
Clay and fibre exhibition by the Association of Potters SA and KZN fibre artists at NSA. (article published 2003-10-8) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Deadline for submission of work is between October 20 and 26. (article published 2003-09-19) - Read more

SOUL OF AFRICA
Elliza Xaba from Dundee is KZN representative in Development Bank of Southern Africa exhibition. (article published 2003-09-17) - Read more

NTOMBI NALA
Master craftsperson to exhibit large clay beer pots at African Art Centre. (article published 2003-09-14) - Read more

TEXTURES
Exhibition of ceramics and fibre art make up APSA annual event. (article published 2003-09-6) - Read more

THE MONASTERY TEA GARDENS
“Siyasebenza – Exhibition Of Arts” at Marriannhill Monastery (article published 2003-09-6) - Read more

MARITZBURG OVAL
Top craft market in Pietermaritzburg celebrates 17th anniversary. (article published 2003-08-24) - Read more

THE MONASTERY TEA GARDENS
“Siyasebenza – Exhibition Of Arts” at Marriannhill Monastery (article published 2003-08-20) - Read more

ART & CRAFT AT BUTTERFLIES
Art and Craft Workshops at Pietermaritzburg-based Butterflies for Africa. (article published 2003-08-20) - Read more

ETHEKWINI CULTURAL POLICY WORKSHOP
Article by Marianne Meijer appearing in the NSA magazine. (article published 2003-08-19) - Read more

AAC EXHIBITIONS
African Art Centre to host collection of basketware and exhibition by Grahamstown artists. (article published 2003-08-13) - Read more

NINGIZIMU NEWS
School for the Severely Mentally Handicapped goes from strength to artistic strength. (article published 2003-07-31) - Read more

RICHARDS BAY FLEA MARKET
Fling Ding Flea Market to take place in Richards Bay on August 2. (article published 2003-07-27) - Read more

CREATIVE TALENTS UMHLANGA
Regular craft workshops take place at Chartwell Centre in Umhlanga. (article published 2003-07-27) - Read more

LADYSMITH CRAFT
Arts and Crafts market to take place in Ladysmith on August 1 and 2. (article published 2003-07-27) - Read more

FABRIC PAINTING
Durban Art Gallery to hold fabric painting workshop. (article published 2003-07-21) - Read more

PROJECT MANAGEMENT IN DEVELOPMENT
One-day seminar should benefit community development projects. (article published 2003-07-19) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Popular potter to host another eagerly awaited Open Day on July 20. (article published 2003-07-19) - Read more

IAN GLENNY WINTER EXHIBITION
Well-known Midlands potter to host exhibition on July 26 and 27. (article published 2003-07-19) - Read more

SOUTH-EAST AFRICAN BEADWORK
Durban Art Gallery exhibition of beadwork showcases works dating from 1850 to 1910. (article published 2003-07-16) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
July programme for Durban Art Gallery workshops: (article published 2003-07-3) - Read more

HOSPICE MARKET: NO LONGER IN OPERATION
Highway Hospice Association hosts arts and craft market in Kloof. (article published 2003-07-3) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Productive potter offers another popular and informal day at scenic Shongweni Pottery. (article published 2003-07-3) - Read more

FESTIVAL DIARIES
artSMart editor in Grahamstown presents regular report of the National Arts Festival. (article published 2003-06-28) - Read more

CHESHIRE FETE
Queensburgh Cheshire Home in Moseley to host annual fund raising event on June 28. (article published 2003-06-25) - Read more

ROSEWAY WALDORF CRAFT
Roseway Waldorf School near Hillcrest offers regular craft workshops and market. (article published 2003-06-25) - Read more

BEADMAKING AT GATEWAY
Gateway Theatre of Shopping to host bead-making workshops. (article published 2003-06-20) - Read more

NEW NAC BOARD
Nhlanhla Mtaka, Linda Bukhosini, Nicky du Plessis and Dr and TPL Dumisa are KZN representatives on national arts body. (article published 2003-06-11) - Read more

ARTS AND CULTURE MARKETING ASSOCIATION
First formal association formed for marketing practitioners in the arts industry. (article published 2003-06-11) - Read more

TATHAM OUTREACH CENTRE
Pietermaritzburg gallery multi-faceted venue is available for numerous types of functions. (article published 2003-06-10) - Read more

CREATIVE CANDLES
Sasolburg WAM! Festival 2003 introduces innovative competition. (article published 2003-06-9) - Read more

FRERE ROAD MARKET
Popular Annual Craft Market to be held in August at Frere Road Presbyterian Church. (article published 2003-06-9) - Read more

READY TEDDY GO!
Celebrity spotting at its best at Castle Kyalami in Gauteng supports Red Cross. (article published 2003-06-5) - Read more

NETWORK FOR ARTS AND CULTURE SOUTH AFRICA (NACSA)
NACSA accepts apology of Director General of Department of Arts and Culture (article published 2003-06-5) - Read more

SHARDS OF GLASS
Three of South Africa's inspirational glass artists present exhibition at re-store. (article published 2003-05-30) - Read more

ART IN THE PARK 2003
Landmark events on Pietermaritzburg’s annual calendar fatures 55 artists. (article published 2003-05-22) - Read more

ENDOWMENT/ EZAMANDULO
Artists invited to enter Heritage Day Exhibition 2003. (article published 2003-05-19) - Read more

DAG CRAFT WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery programme for craft workshops in June. (article published 2003-05-19) - Read more

NAC NEWS
National Arts Council funding and appointment of new staff. (article published 2003-05-18) - Read more

ACT BACK ON THE ARTS SCENE
Applications for the funding of arts, culture and heritage projects close on May 23. (article published 2003-05-14) - Read more

SASOL WAX ART COMPETITION
Call for entries to all artists, galleries and institutions. (article published 2003-05-3) - Read more

STEP-BY-STEP FABRIC PAINTING
Soft cover follow up to the authors’ previous successful book explains projects with good artistic flair. (Review by Vera Castleman) (article published 2003-05-3) - Read more

COMMUNITY ARTS MEETING
Pivotal meeting to be held at BAT Centre to elect National Community Arts Steering Committee. (article published 2003-04-20) - Read more

SHONGWENI GALLERY
Pottery Open Days held at Andrew Walford’s Studio in Shongweni from April 18 to 21. (article published 2003-04-15) - Read more

VERY SPECIAL ARTS
VSA Indiana to collaborate with VSA arts of South Africa in 2003 and 2004. (article published 2003-04-15) - Read more

PANSA & BASA CONFERENCE
First arts and culture marketing conference for South Africa. (article published 2003-04-11) - Read more

ACT BACK ON THE ARTS SCENE
Applications for the funding of arts, culture and heritage projects close on May 23. (article published 2003-04-9) - Read more

ENTERTAINERS LEGAL SUPPORT
Role players in entertainment industry need protection. (article published 2003-04-9) - Read more

NINGIZIMU BANNER
Ningizimu School art department learners create banner for Canada. (article published 2003-04-6) - Read more

NTSHALINTSHALI MUSEUM
Midlands museum honours one of its most creative artists. (Report by Margaret von Klemperer, courtesy of The Witness) (article published 2003-04-2) - Read more

FESTIVAL SHOWCASE
Exciting addition to the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. (article published 2003-03-29) - Read more

MUSGRAVE CENTRE MARKET
Market on level 5 of Musgrave Centre takes place every Sunday. (article published 2003-03-24) - Read more

ALEX UPMARKET IS 12!
Popular arts and craft market in Pietermaritzburg celebrates 12th birthday. (article published 2003-03-23) - Read more

VERY SPECIAL ARTS
VSA Indiana to collaborate with VSA arts of South Africa in 2003 and 2004. (article published 2003-03-22) - Read more

2003 NATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL PROGRAMME
“Home at last and proud to be South African” is the motto of South Africa’s largest cultural festival. (article published 2003-03-22) - Read more

ART AL FRESCO
A synergy of food and fine art in the KZN Midlands this weekend. (article published 2003-03-21) - Read more

ART AL FRESCO
A synergy of food and fine art in the KZN Midlands. (article published 2003-03-16) - Read more

NEW SPONSORSHIP FOR GRAHAMSTOWN
National Arts Festival in Grahamstown scoops two new sponsorship partners. (article published 2003-03-11) - Read more

CLAY FESTIVAL '03
Association of potters host largest event of its kind on the SA ceramic calendar. (article published 2003-03-9) - Read more

NINGIZIMU BANNER
Learners of school for the severely mentally handicapped produce banner for writers festival. (article published 2003-03-9) - Read more

LEISURESMART
Renamed of pages to (article published 2003-03-1) - Read more

KHANYISILE KHOZA
Jewellery Design and Manufacturing Workshops by multi-award winning designer. (article published 2003-02-22) - Read more

JEWELLERY DESIGN WORKSHOPS
Award winning designer Khanyisile Khoza offers five day classes. (article published 2003-02-20) - Read more

SISANDZA – WOMEN IN THE ARTS
Sisandza - Women in the Arts is a newsletter which covers women arts personalities from Durban and surrounding areas. (article published 2003-02-19) - Read more

SPLASHY CRAFT
Crafts Market gets a face-lift and a whole new look at Splashy 2003. (article published 2003-02-18) - Read more

AMAGUGU V - TREASURES EXHIBITION
Exhibition represents fifth collection made by the African Art Centre. (article published 2003-02-16) - Read more

STEP-BY-STEP RIBBON EMBROIDERY
Well-thought-out book just the ticket for needleworkers of all levels. (Review by Catherynn Dunstan) (article published 2003-02-7) - Read more

SENZE-NJE
Playhouse Company’s outreach project Senze-nje has begun with a bang. (article published 2003-01-30) - Read more

TIDALWAVES AND TRIBUTARIES
Historically based and individually challenging talk by Suzette Munnik is not to be missed by potters. (article published 2003-01-30) - Read more

LANDSCAPE PRAYERS AND FLYING FISH
Historically based and individually challenging talk by Suzette Munnik is not to be missed by potters. (article published 2003-01-24) - Read more

MILLGATE GALLERY
New Millgate Gallery is good news for buyers and sellers alike (Report by Margaret von Klemperer, courtesy of The Natal Witness) (article published 2003-01-23) - Read more

NEW BOARD FOR THE PLAYHOUSE
Interim Board appointed by the Minister of Arts, Culture, Science & Technology for the Playhouse Company. (Report by Caroline Smart) (article published 2003-01-17) - Read more

THE DIVINE CHILD
Storytelling and puppetry from Wendy Nell and Clinton Marius at Kwasuka. (article published 2003-01-15) - Read more

DEBATE AND EXHIBITION
Athlone Park Methodist Church Hall to conduct debate on Art and the Christian Church. (article published 2003-01-7) - Read more

DEATH OF SANDRA BRAUDE
Former President of Durban art Gallery and NSA Gallery died in Durban on December 27. (Tribute by Hannah Lurie) (article published 2003-01-7) - Read more

KILLER WHALE NEEDS HOME
Beaded banner depicting a Killer Whale from Ningizimu School for the Severely Mentally Handicapped needs a home. (article published 2003-01-4) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR
All the very best for 2003! (article published 2002-12-31) - Read more

DECORATIVE PAINT FINISHES
The sky’s the limit with comprehensive and skilfully presented decorating book. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2002-12-29) - Read more

CREATIVE GLASS
Dorothy Wood offers clear and imaginative ideas to decorate glass with wire, beads and mosaic. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2002-12-28) - Read more

SAAID DIRECTORY
Launching The SAAID Art Information Directory 2003 (article published 2002-12-25) - Read more

CRAFT ART IN SOUTH AFRICA
Superb book a must for craft art collectors and academics as well as for those who revel in South African creative energy. (Review by Cherry MacIldowie) (article published 2002-12-25) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS
Best wishes for a safe and joyous festive season. (article published 2002-12-25) - Read more

CREATING A TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS
Delightful book sure to be welcomed by friends who enjoy entertaining. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2002-11-25) - Read more

CREATING FLOWER DISPLAYS
Ideas for making lasting and effective decorations for the home. (Review by Sue Holloway) (article published 2002-11-25) - Read more

QUICK AND EASY PROJECTS FOR THE WEEKEND QUILTER
Welcome addition to the library of quilting books. (Review by Sheina Wood) (article published 2002-11-24) - Read more

CALLIGRAPHY – A GUIDE TO HAND-LETTERING
Beautifully presented book by Margaret Morgan is a work of art in itself. (Review by John Simpson) (article published 2002-11-22) - Read more

MACS HOUSE
Pietermaritzburg home of Midlands Arts And Crafts Society hosts Bizarre Bazaar. (article published 2002-11-22) - Read more

ARTROOTS AT STABLES
Monica Richards now at popular market in Umgeni. (article published 2002-11-22) - Read more

WEDGEWOOD OPEN DAY
David Walters designer porcelain on show on December 8. (article published 2002-11-18) - Read more

BUZZART
Annual festive season exhibition from NSA Galleries. (article published 2002-11-17) - Read more

CEASER MKHIZE AND THAFA
Exhibition of beaded sculptures at African Art Centre. (article published 2002-11-17) - Read more

WESTVILLE ARTS & CRAFTS
Markets held in front of Westville Town Hall in November and December. (article published 2002-11-9) - Read more

OVAL CRAFT
Extra dates for popular Pietermaritzburg craft market. (article published 2002-11-9) - Read more

ALEX MARKET
Extra dates for Pietermaritzburg craft Upmarket. (article published 2002-11-9) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Original craft at the Tatham Art Gallery in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2002-11-8) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery offers a regular skills programme. (article published 2002-11-8) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT BAZAAR
Submission of entries close on October 27. (article published 2002-10-24) - Read more

FAST DÉCOR
Quick-to-assimilate instructions offer easy and non-expensive ways to create an individual décor. – Review by Peter Warren (article published 2002-10-20) - Read more

PRISON CREATIVITY
The Creative Arts In Prison Awards 2002 (article published 2002-09-25) - Read more

WEDGEWOOD ART
Gracious home offers exhibition of ceramics, paintings and mosaics during Hilton Arts Festival. (article published 2002-09-8) - Read more

HERITAGE DAY EXHIBITION
Durban Art Gallery curates work at the KZN Craft Fair. (article published 2002-09-6) - Read more

CREATIVE WORKSHOPS
Exploration of sewing, collage and fabric dying by Maureen Edgcumbe Rudham. (article published 2002-09-6) - Read more

CERTIFICATE FOR NINGIZIMU
School for severely mentally handicapped receives accolade for gift to New York City. (article published 2002-08-26) - Read more

CLAY AND FIBRE
NSA hosts annual ceramic exhibition by the Association of Potters Southern Africa, KZN. (article published 2002-08-22) - Read more

INTROSPECTION LIFE'S GEOLOGY
An exhibition of ceramics by Mathiba Molefe at the BAT Centre. (article published 2002-08-20) - Read more

BOOKING OPEN FOR HILTON
Booking now open for the Natal Witness Hilton Arts Festival in September. (article published 2002-08-12) - Read more

JO ARKELL GOES TO THE SUMMIT
Port Edward potter gives crash course to local women to produce pottery figurines. (article published 2002-08-11) - Read more

BAGS FROM THOMAS MORE
Thomas More College outreach programme creates 700 bags for major conference in Durban. (article published 2002-08-11) - Read more

ART@HOME
Angie Bishop and Sandy Batchelor host another event at gracious Kloof home. (article published 2002-08-7) - Read more

NATIONAL WOODTURNERS CONGRESS
Durban hosts annual congress with exhibition of work open to the public. (article published 2002-08-5) - Read more

IZIKHWEPHA ZETHU
Showcase of work from community projects for Durban Art Gallery. (article published 2002-08-2) - Read more

ART AT WEDGWOOD
Top South African potters, painters and sculptors present exhibition in conjunction with Hilton Arts Festival. (article published 2002-08-2) - Read more

FRERE ROAD CRAFT
Popular Frere Road Presbyterian Church annual craft market for August 3. (article published 2002-07-28) - Read more

SA CONTRIBUTION
Mari-Mira (The Shack Spirit) exhibition enriched by local artists. (article published 2002-07-21) - Read more

CBI CRAFT WORKSHOP
Invitation to attend CBI Novel Handicraft Workshop in Sandton. (article published 2002-07-20) - Read more

GRAHAMSTOWN 2002
A wrap-up of this year’s National Arts Festival proves that it was one of the best ever! (Review by Caroline Smart and Thomie Holtzhausen) (article published 2002-07-19) - Read more

STATUE DELIVERED TO NY
Ningizimu School’s beadcloth sculpture handed over to New York Public School District 75. (article published 2002-07-19) - Read more

ARTSLINK.CO.ZA
Artslink.co.za to charge reasonable subscription fee to access valuable information resource. (article published 2002-06-27) - Read more

NAC INVITES APPLICATIONS
The National Arts Council invites applications for funding from companies with a proven track record. (article published 2002-06-17) - Read more

STATUE OF LIBERTY
Students of Ningizimu School for the SMH show solidarity with the people of New York by creating beaded sculpture work. (article published 2002-06-11) - Read more

MA AFRIKA
Competition acknowledges uplifting development. (article published 2002-06-9) - Read more

USEFUL CRAFTS
Seven module course to be held at La Lucia Waste Centre. (article published 2002-06-9) - Read more

WOODWORK FOR THE GARDEN
“Woodwork for the Garden” presents 16 functional yet attractive woodwork projects for the garden. (Review by Hendrik Baird) (article published 2002-06-8) - Read more

FRERE ROAD CRAFT MARKET
Popular annual craft market to take place in August. (article published 2002-06-2) - Read more

STEP-BY-STEP CRAFTS SERIES: CANDLE MAKING
First-time and experienced candle makers will enjoy the colourful step-by-step instructions for 16 projects in this practical book. (Review by Hendrik Baird) (article published 2002-05-16) - Read more

HAZYVIEW CALL FOR ARTISTS
Venue on Kruger National Park route invites artists and crafters to become involved. (article published 2002-05-15) - Read more

GUIDE TO CULTURAL TOURISM IN SOUTH AFRICA
Unique guide will assist tourists to know the people and culture of an excitingly diverse South Africa (Review by Hendrik Baird) (article published 2002-05-14) - Read more

CERAMICS AFRICA
Launch of high quality craft magazine planned to showcase rich tradition of African ceramics. (article published 2002-05-6) - Read more

CRAFT DIRECTORY
National Craft Council publications now available. (article published 2002-05-6) - Read more

FNB VITA CRAFT NOW
Annual craft exhibition to be held alongside APSA’s national Ceramics Exhibition. (article published 2002-05-6) - Read more

UBULAKWANA PROJECT
New arts project launched in Clermont community hall. (article published 2002-05-6) - Read more

SA HANDBOOK ON ARTS AND CULTURE
Long-awaited second edition of invaluable directory. (article published 2002-04-22) - Read more

GOING PLACES
Full colour entertainment and lifestyle magazine to be launched in May. (article published 2002-04-20) - Read more

UNTOLD TALES OF MAGIC: ABELUMBI
Close on 70 major KZN artists selected for this touring exhibition. (article published 2002-04-20) - Read more

NATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL
Box office hits and bold innovations for the 2002 National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. (article published 2002-04-19) - Read more

DECOUPEURS GUILD
Decoupage meeting and workshop (article published 2002-04-2) - Read more

HUMAN RIGHTS WORKSHOP
ArtSMart editor Caroline Smart to conduct presentation on how to deal with funding application forms. (article published 2002-03-23) - Read more

LA LUCIA CRAFT
Series of classes and workshops at La Lucia craft outlet. (article published 2002-03-23) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery offers a range of workshops to suit all skills. (article published 2002-03-23) - Read more

HOT POTS AND HOT CROSS BUNS
Andrew Walford opens his studio to the public over the Easter Weekend. (article published 2002-03-22) - Read more

HOT POTS & HOT CROSS BUNS
Andrew Walford’s annual Easter Open Day at Shongweni Pottery. (article published 2002-03-16) - Read more

MAKE TEDDIES IN THE MIDLANDS
Courses held by Lynn Chandony in Midlands in April and May. (article published 2002-03-16) - Read more

ARTROOTS AT KWA SHUKELA
Well-known art and craft outlet presents exhibition at Mount Edgecombe gallery. (article published 2002-02-23) - Read more

DOLPHIN DANCING
Social ballroom event at Dolphin Coast Salt Rock Hotel on March 10. (article published 2002-02-23) - Read more

CERAMICS WORKSHOP
Well known ceramic artist Joy Savage offers workshops in Durban and at Ardmore Guest Farm. (article published 2002-02-22) - Read more

BUSINESS DAY/BASA AWARDS
Sponsors of the arts to receive recognition in fifth award year. (article published 2002-02-11) - Read more

CLOSING DATES FOR NAC PROJECTS
National Arts Council entries to be in by February 15 for project applications, bursary applications and nominations to advisory panels. (article published 2002-02-7) - Read more

LOTTERY FUNDING
National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund calls for further applications. (article published 2002-01-20) - Read more

PANEL NOMINATIONS
Invitation to submit nominations for members of the National Arts Council advisory panels. (article published 2002-01-13) - Read more

BEADMANIA
Outlet for beads offers a wide and varied stock and holds regular classes. (article published 2002-01-1) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR
Best wishes for the year ahead from the artSMart team. (article published 2002-01-1) - Read more

BAT FESTIVE SEASON
Build up to New Year’s Eve BAT Bash from December 28 to 31. (article published 2001-12-28) - Read more

HAPPY CHRISTMAS
Late message but nevertheless, a very sincere one! (article published 2001-12-25) - Read more

THE AFRICAN BONSAI COLLECTION
Hilarious and cleverly written send-up of bonsai tree culture a must from literary, craft and visual arts viewpoints. (Review by Caroline Smart) (article published 2001-12-24) - Read more

WIN! WIN! WIN!
Three books on free giveaway offer by answering simple questions. (article published 2001-12-18) - Read more

ARTWORK CARDS
Christmas cards can support ArtWorks Trust. (article published 2001-12-17) - Read more

ARTSMART CLASSIFIEDS
Coming soon ....! (article published 2001-12-16) - Read more

WIN! WIN! WIN!
Three books on free giveaway offer by answering simple questions. (article published 2001-12-3) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery hosts workshops suitable for making Christmas decorations or gifts. (article published 2001-12-2) - Read more

QUILTS FOR HOSPICE
Disabled children make quilts for those in need in Valley of 1000 Hills. (article published 2001-11-22) - Read more

NINGIZIMU BANNER
Highly beaded work by students from school for the Severely Mentally Handicapped to go on auction. (article published 2001-11-17) - Read more

ECHO CRAFT
Tatham Art Gallery to host popular pre-Christmas event. (article published 2001-11-17) - Read more

WORLD AIDS DAY EXPO
Full day event to be held on December 1 at Durban Jewish Centre. (article published 2001-11-12) - Read more

NINGIZIMU WINS AWARD
Ningizimu School for the Severely Mentally Handicapped wins prestigious award. (article published 2001-11-10) - Read more

PARTY CAKES FOR CHILDREN
Win a copy of this book by answering a few simple questions. Deadline for entries December 10. (article published 2001-11-10) - Read more

CURTAIN MAKING
Worthwhile asset for anyone who would like to learn how to make their own curtains. (Review by Audrey Coetzee) (article published 2001-11-2) - Read more

THE ARTS DIARY
Calling all artists. A new audience can be reached through the Internet – free! (article published 2001-10-23) - Read more

CHRISTMAS AFRICA 2001
Launch of annual craft programme at African Art Centre. (article published 2001-10-22) - Read more

CROSS DRESSING
Wearable Art Show at Hexagon in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2001-10-22) - Read more

NOMINATIONS FOR PANEL
Nominations invited for candidates for NAC advisory panels. (article published 2001-10-5) - Read more

COMMUNITY ART STUDIO
Studio space offered Cato Manor fine artists. (article published 2001-09-25) - Read more

UP THE ALLEY
Crafters warehouse in Durban North. (article published 2001-09-22) - Read more

ISIPHETHU GROUP
Hand embroidery from women’s group in Madadeni. (article published 2001-09-21) - Read more

COUNDOWN TO ECHO
Golden opportunity for all KZN crafters. (article published 2001-09-21) - Read more

FINGER PAINTING FOR ADULTS
Jeanette Gilks runs Pietermaritzburg workshops for pupils Grade 10 upwards. (article published 2001-09-21) - Read more

EXHIBITION AT WEDGWOOD
Work by David Walters, Darryl Nero, Barry Dibb and Dennis Hales on show at Hilton. (article published 2001-09-20) - Read more

PRAYER SERVICE
Emergency interfaith service of prayers for peace and solidarity. (article published 2001-09-17) - Read more

ATTACK ON THE USA
Condolences to all who may have lost friends or family. (article published 2001-09-12) - Read more

BOOK FOR HILTON
Booking is now open for the Natal Witness Hilton Arts Festival. (article published 2001-08-31) - Read more

MAKING MONEY MATTERS
Crafters invited to create items for Pietermaritzburg’s Echo Craft Bazaar. (article published 2001-08-9) - Read more

DRAGON FIRE
Roseway Waldorf class 10 pupils create three metre dragon for Michaelmas. (article published 2001-08-9) - Read more

HERITAGE DAY ART
Artworks invited for Durban Art Gallery’s Heritage Day Exhibition. (article published 2001-08-6) - Read more

DAG CRAFT
Durban Art Gallery’s workshop programme for August. (article published 2001-07-31) - Read more

FRERE ROAD CRAFT MARKET
Presbyterian Church annual market. (article published 2001-07-30) - Read more

WOODEN TOYS
Toys for joy from Dennis Jessen. (article published 2001-07-30) - Read more

WOMEN’S FESTIVAL CRAFT
Specially selected groups of women crafters will create their works on site. (article published 2001-07-22) - Read more

THE STATE OF THE ARTS
Open letter from Chief Executive Officer of the National Arts Council. (article published 2001-07-20) - Read more

DURBAN JEWISH CLUB
Historic venue makes strong comeback into Durban’s theatre scene. (article published 2001-07-19) - Read more

MACS COURSES
Sarong and shawl printing as well as machine embroidery of landscapes. (article published 2001-07-19) - Read more

KNITS FOR BABIES AND TODDLERS
Something for every occasion and taste. (Review by Penny van der Merwe) (article published 2001-07-6) - Read more

HIT REFRESH
The Festivals page seems to be suffering from overload, if the current day's report isn't featured then hit Refresh button to renew data. (article published 2001-07-4) - Read more

PROPOSALS INVITED
The Grahamstown National Arts Festival 2002 invites proposals. (article published 2001-06-29) - Read more

GRAHAMSTOWN’S FINE AND SUNNY
Start of the 2001 Standard Bank National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. (Report by Caroline Smart) (article published 2001-06-28) - Read more

WAISTCOATS
Sue Akerman hosts a holiday course for MACS. (article published 2001-06-28) - Read more

POTTERY EXHIBITION
Andrew Walford hosts Open Day on July 29. (article published 2001-06-28) - Read more

ART WORKS OPEN DAY
NGO has Open Day to showcase work by Umlazi groups. (article published 2001-06-20) - Read more

NATIONAL STANDARD BODY
Formation of standards generating body for art, craft and design (article published 2001-06-10) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery holds regular workshops offering various skills. (article published 2001-06-10) - Read more

COMRADES MARKETS
Several markets take place on Comrades Marathon Day. (article published 2001-06-10) - Read more

CALDER AT FESTIVAL
Pietermaritzburg’s Ian Calder offers ceramic skills in Grahamstown. (article published 2001-06-5) - Read more

CAKE ICING MADE EASY
Cute and clever decorative icing for party cakes. (Review by Audrey Coetzee) (article published 2001-06-3) - Read more

OUTDOOR PAINT EFFECTS
Excellent “Do-It-Yourself” book for outdoor garden projects. (Review by David Wood) (article published 2001-06-3) - Read more

MACS NEWS
“Beyond Decoupage” theme for June for Pietermaritzburg crafts society. (article published 2001-06-1) - Read more

APOLOGIES
artSMart has been "off the air" due to technical problems. (article published 2001-05-30) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery workshop calendar for June. (article published 2001-05-23) - Read more

TALKING THREADS
Stunning array of quilts for Saturday at Pinetown high school. (article published 2001-05-18) - Read more

TALKING THREADS
Stunning array of quilts for Saturday at Pinetown high school. (article published 2001-05-18) - Read more

AMABEADIBEADI
Fundraising initiative for Comrades Marathon. (article published 2001-05-9) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Wide programme of workshops offered by the Durban Art Gallery. (article published 2001-04-21) - Read more

HOWICK MARKET
Howick Falls Craft Market held on a regular basis. (article published 2001-04-12) - Read more

VISIT TO WALFORD & MARIANNHILL
Friends of DAG organise visit to Andrew Walford and Mariannhill Monastery. (article published 2001-04-10) - Read more

MACS CRAFT SEMINAR
Seminar on garments without patterns with Jutta Faulds. (article published 2001-04-5) - Read more

CRAFT AND CULTURE AT ST LUCIA
Greater St Lucia Wetland Park Cultural Programme takes place this weekend. (article published 2001-04-3) - Read more

EVITA’S ARTS AND CRAFTS
Pieter Dirk Uys’ venue to host art and crafts opening in Darling. (article published 2001-03-21) - Read more

KRAFTY IDEAS
Ideal creative shop to exercise the artist within. (article published 2001-03-21) - Read more

AFRICAN EMBROIDERIES
Sample stunning stitches by Karossworkers and Mapula Collective. (article published 2001-03-19) - Read more

WALFORD OPEN DAY
Regular Easter weekend feature from popular master potter Andrew Walford. (article published 2001-03-16) - Read more

MIDLANDS CRAFT
Head for the Midlands this week for Arts & Crafts Open Week. (article published 2001-03-5) - Read more

EGYPTIAN CRAFT
Exporters of exclusive handcrafted products. (article published 2001-03-5) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
The Durban Art Gallery’s workshop programme for March. (article published 2001-03-1) - Read more

ZAKHELE HAND CREATIONS
Port Shepstone Training Trust empowers rural women with basic skills for future self-employment. (article published 2001-02-24) - Read more

MINISTER RESPONDS
See Miscellaneous for Minister Ben Ngubane’s response to the allegations of racism of the Playhouse Company’s executive bodies. (article published 2001-02-21) - Read more

AFRICAN EMBROIDERIES
Sample stunning stitches by South Africans. (article published 2001-02-19) - Read more

URGENT CALL FOR SUPPORT
Serious issues concerning the Playhouse Company. (article published 2001-02-19) - Read more

SUE’S WAISTCOATS
Sue Akerman offers waistcoat workshops in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2001-02-18) - Read more

STAINED GLASS WORKSHOP
Durban Art Gallery to offer two-day workshop. (article published 2001-02-14) - Read more

BRONZE CASTING WORKSHOPS
Kim Goodwin and Sarah Richards to run combined bronze casting workshop. (article published 2001-02-2) - Read more

CRAFT DEVELOPMENT
National Art Council’s craft development initiative. (article published 2001-02-2) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery offers workshops in variety of skills. (article published 2001-01-26) - Read more

PAINTING ON FABRIC
Well-illustrated and laid-out book provides ideas for crafters or home users. (Review by Cherry MacIldowie) (article published 2001-01-5) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR!
All the best for 2001! See how artSMart has grown in two years. (article published 2001-01-3) - Read more

FESTIVAL 2000 AT BAT
Popular crafters appear at BAT Centre’s Outdoor Festival 2000 (article published 2000-12-29) - Read more

OLE LISLERUD
Renowned ceramic artist to present slide show at BAT Centre (article published 2000-12-28) - Read more

MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Season’s greetings from all at artSMart. (article published 2000-12-23) - Read more

RAMSGATE CRAFT
Start the new year off to a good start by supporting local craft on the Lower South Coast. (article published 2000-12-23) - Read more

KLOOF CRAFT
Last minute Christmas craft shopping at Kloof Town Hall. (article published 2000-12-22) - Read more

BEADS WORK
An exhibition/sale of jewels that incorporate or are derived from beadwork. (article published 2000-12-9) - Read more

KLOOF CRAFT MARKET
Kloof Town Hall hosts craft market tomorrow. (article published 2000-12-8) - Read more

WOOD EXPO
Durban exhibition by some of South Africa's leading craftsmen. (article published 2000-12-1) - Read more

DISABILITY RENAISSANCE
All disabled crafters invited to BAT Centre market. (article published 2000-11-15) - Read more

KZN CRAFTERS IN OUAGADOUGOU
Sibongile Nkomo and the Ndwandwe Family appear a Panafrican craft fair. (article published 2000-11-15) - Read more

CRAFT AT TATHAM
Echo Ngezandla Zethu Craft Bazaar provides great ideas for Christmas gifts. (article published 2000-11-9) - Read more

NSA SHOP
Showcase of best craft from local artists and craftspeople. (article published 2000-11-6) - Read more

MACS BAZAAR
Wide range of Christmas gifts offered by Pietermaritzburg arts and crafts society. (article published 2000-11-6) - Read more

INLAID BOXES
Interesting and useful wooden items from Gail and Brian Coetzee. (article published 2000-11-6) - Read more

TIMBER STREET MARKET
Crafters invited for Pietermaritzburg evening market. (article published 2000-11-6) - Read more

MONTEITH CRAFT MARKET
Good venue for inexpensive quality Christmas presents. (article published 2000-10-27) - Read more

JEREMY’S ANGEL
Beaded Christmas tree ornament in memory of Ilala Weavers owner. (article published 2000-10-24) - Read more

INTERNET AFRICAN ART
African Art Works On the Web offers exclusive marketplace. (article published 2000-10-21) - Read more

INTERNET AFRICAN ART
African Art Works On the Web offers exclusive marketplace. (article published 2000-10-19) - Read more

HLENGIWE’S A WINNER
Hlengiwe Dube the Arts and Culture winner of the South African Women of the Year award. (article published 2000-10-18) - Read more

SIYAZWELANA
Bedspreads and mobiles made by disabled pupils on show in Cato Manor Library. (article published 2000-10-10) - Read more

ASIPHEPHE EXHIBITION
Vusumuzi Craft Project to be on show at Durban Metro Small Business Fair. (article published 2000-10-9) - Read more

SKILLS TRAINING WORKSHOP
Eight-day training programme for people with HIV/AIDS. (article published 2000-10-2) - Read more

MACS COURSES
Learn to make paper and felt at Pietermaritzburg crafts outlet. (article published 2000-10-2) - Read more

CLEMENT’S HOUSES
Young man shows natural aptitude for architecture in miniature. (Article written by Caroline Smart for The Daily News) (article published 2000-09-20) - Read more

FIRE AND FIBRE
Ceramic, fabric and fibre works on show at Bayside Gallery. (article published 2000-09-4) - Read more

JEROEN BECHTOLD WORKSHOPS
Workshops in computer design and casting in porcelain by eminent potter from Amsterdam. (article published 2000-09-4) - Read more

CALLING FOR CRAFT WORK
Ngezandla Zethu Project and Tatham Art Gallery of Pietermaritzburg prepare for annual Craft Bazaar. (article published 2000-08-19) - Read more

CHRISTMAS DECOUPAGE
Christmas decoupage workshops to take place in Montclair. (article published 2000-08-18) - Read more

IKHAYA GALLERY
Colleen Pope’s Ikhaya Gallery in Glenwood. (article published 2000-08-14) - Read more

ALSON ZUMA FOR FNB
KZN carver on FNB Vita Craft Now exhibition. (article published 2000-08-2) - Read more

IZIKHWEPHA ZETHU II - OUR STRENGTH
Crafts made by participants of Durban Art Gallery Outreach Programme. (article published 2000-07-30) - Read more

FNB CRAFT WINNERS
FNB Vita Craft Now Millennium exhibition and awards winners. (article published 2000-07-23) - Read more

MATERIAL MATTERS
Women speak through fabric art at Durban Art Gallery. (article published 2000-07-23) - Read more

MIRRORS AND MOBILES
This month, the Midlands Arts and Crafts Society is hosting an exhibition of Mirrors and Mobiles at their premises at 173 Alexandra Road in Pietermaritzburg. Opening times are Mondays to Saturdays from 09h30 to 15h30. (article published 2000-07-19) - Read more

GLOBAL NETWORK
Daydream becomes a reality. (article published 2000-07-19) - Read more

POTTERY OPEN DAY
Andrew Walford invites lovers of good pottery to his Shongweni Studio. (article published 2000-07-18) - Read more

RURAL WOMAN’S CRAFT
Beaded dolls, telephone wire baskets and jewellery pieces at DAG. (article published 2000-06-29) - Read more

PRIX D’ELEGANCE
Ballroom and Latin Dance championships in Durban. (article published 2000-06-18) - Read more

VITA CRAFT AWARDS
The FNB Vita Craft Now Millennium Awards Exhibition to be opened by Dr Ben Ngubane. (article published 2000-06-18) - Read more

SEA WORLD ART
Youngsters can spend an unforgettable day painting their own T-shirt at Durban’s Sea World. (article published 2000-06-17) - Read more

APOLOGIES
We have been “off the air” for most of this week and we apologise. (article published 2000-06-9) - Read more

MOONLIGHT FAIR
Waldorf School at Alverstone hosts Moonlight Fair today (June 3). (article published 2000-06-3) - Read more

NSA WIRE WINNERS
Winners of NSA Galleries wire competition. (article published 2000-06-3) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery holds regular workshops in skills from weaving grass to Mendhi art. (article published 2000-06-3) - Read more

TELKOM TRAINS WEAVERS
Telkom enlist the help of artistic women. (article published 2000-06-2) - Read more

MIRRORS & MOBILES
Midlands Arts and Crafts Society hosts exhibition in Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2000-06-2) - Read more

RORKES DRIFT CARPETS
The African Art Centre hosts new carpets from Rorkes’ Drift. (article published 2000-05-29) - Read more

DESIGN FOR AFRIKA
Handpainted cloths on show at the NSA. (article published 2000-05-28) - Read more

WELSH WOOD SCULPTURE
Non UK nationals invited to product work in wood for Lake Vyrnwy 2000 International Sculpture Symposium, (article published 2000-05-21) - Read more

GOLDEN HOURS MAY FAIR
Craft stalls and family entertainment. (article published 2000-05-20) - Read more

VITA CRAFT NOW
FNB Vita Craft Now Millennium Awards Exhibition in Pretoria. (article published 2000-05-16) - Read more

TATHAM SHOP
Pietermaritzburg art gallery opens The Shop. (article published 2000-05-7) - Read more

THE MTN ART AND CRAFT TRAIL
Take a bus and visit the interesting arts activities around Margate and Ramsgate. (article published 2000-04-17) - Read more

ALEXANDRA PARK MARKETS
Pietermaritzburg’s charming park hosts regular craft markets. (article published 2000-04-14) - Read more

PORCELAIN PAINTERS EXHIBITION
URGENT –Change in dates. (article published 2000-04-6) - Read more

FNB VITA CRAFT CLOSING DATE
Closing date for FNB Vita Craft Now Millennium Awards National Exhibition. (article published 2000-03-23) - Read more

DURBAN ROAD MARKET
Regular market held in Durban Road, Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2000-03-10) - Read more

ALEX UPMARKET
Monthly market in Alexandra Park, Pietermaritzburg. (article published 2000-03-10) - Read more

NSA WIRE COMPETITION
NSA Shop to offer prizes for creative wire work. (article published 2000-03-9) - Read more

NEW BANNERS FOR WRITERS FESTIVAL
Disadvantaged and handicapped children produce two stunning banners for writers festival. (article published 2000-03-8) - Read more

HOWICK FALLS MARKET
Charming market set in spectacular surroundings. (article published 2000-02-29) - Read more

OVAL CRAFT
Considered by Reader’s Digest Getaway magazine as one of the top ten craft markets. (article published 2000-02-29) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Learn an interesting skill in any of the Durban Art Gallery workshop programmes. (article published 2000-02-29) - Read more

HILLCREST CRAFT MARKET
Activities for children also feature at this regular event. (article published 2000-02-29) - Read more

INTERNATIONAL OUTLET
Artists and crafters can now make their wares available to the international market. (article published 2000-02-28) - Read more

GOLDEN HOURS MARKET
Market in aid of Golden Hours School. (article published 2000-02-28) - Read more

HILTON CRAFT
Applications for crafters open for Natal Witness Hilton Arts Festival 2000. (article published 2000-02-24) - Read more

CRAZY PATCHWORK
Embroiderers’ Guild to hold crazy patchwork course in March. (article published 2000-02-14) - Read more

BIGGARSBERG BUYWAYS
Arts and crafts route in the Dundee area. (article published 2000-02-5) - Read more

MAD MARCH MARKET
Fun event at Talana Museum in Dundee. (article published 2000-02-5) - Read more

MILLENNIUM CRAFT
Call for entries for FNB Vita Craft Now Millennium Awards National Exhibition. (article published 2000-01-18) - Read more

SKILLS PILOT PROGRAMME
Embocraft to hold a Craft Skills Pilot Programme (article published 2000-01-6) - Read more

HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Best wishes for the new year, decade, century, millennium, whatever! (article published 2000-01-1) - Read more

TBDC MARKET
New craft market area. (article published 1999-12-29) - Read more

SHONGWENI CRAFT
Head for Shongweni for a celebration of stained glass and pottery. (article published 1999-12-4) - Read more

NGEZANDLA ZETHU
Riot of creativity in Tatham’s main gallery. (article published 1999-12-3) - Read more

THE SOURCE
A new crafter’s outlet is to open this month in Botha’s Hill. (article published 1999-12-2) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Learn to make Christmas decorations or traditional Zulu bead pieces. (article published 1999-11-22) - Read more

THULUBONGE POTTERS
Small but vibrant pottery hidden away in Alice Street complex. (article published 1999-11-22) - Read more

CRAFT AT HAIG’S
Haigh’s Garden Centre has a small craft shop. (article published 1999-11-22) - Read more

WALFORD POTTERY
Andrew Walford’s annual open day at his scenic studio in Shongweni. (article published 1999-11-21) - Read more

LIVING TREASURES CRAFT
Festival of Living Treasures will offer a craft market with a difference. (article published 1999-11-20) - Read more

ESSENWOOD MARKET TRADING DATES
Future trading dates for the Essenwood Craft Market. (article published 1999-11-20) - Read more

BIZARRE BAZAAR FOR MACS
Midlands Arts and Craft Society event offers everything from cards and cushions to jewellery and mirrors. (article published 1999-11-16) - Read more

TIN CAN TREE
Save a tree and add an environmentally-friendly touch to Christmas. (article published 1999-11-4) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Learn skills from clay modelling to papier maché and beaworking at the Durban Art Gallery. (article published 1999-11-2) - Read more

BUY AFRIKA WINNERS
A unique African Christmas shopping experience in Gauteng. (article published 1999-11-1) - Read more

ONE-STOP BAZAAR FOR CHRISTMAS
Get all your Christmas presents at the Echo Ngezandla Zethu Arts and Crafts Bazaar. (article published 1999-10-19) - Read more

KZN AMONG BUY-AFRIKA WINNERS
KZN crafters among the winners of the Buy-Afrika Christmas in Africa competition. (article published 1999-10-18) - Read more

CHRISTMAS THROUGH THE HOME
Stock up on Christmas gifts and help Hospice. (article published 1999-10-15) - Read more

CRAFTS FAIR
Crafters should book early for the St James Craft Fair. (article published 1999-10-15) - Read more

DECOUPAGE CONVENTION
Exhibition of Traditional Decoupage for Durban. (article published 1999-10-14) - Read more

MARBLING WORKSHOPS
Learn the ancient art of marbling with Jacky Fletcher. (article published 1999-10-12) - Read more

ARTEFFECTS
New craft market planned for Bulwer Park. (article published 1999-10-12) - Read more

CRAFT WORKSHOPS AT DAG
The Durban Art Gallery hosts silkscreening, beadwork and tie & dye workshops. (article published 1999-10-4) - Read more

DECOUPAGE CONVENTION
Decoupage convention open to the public. (article published 1999-09-29) - Read more

NSA NEEDS GIFTS
Craftspeople and artists invited to submit work for NSA Christmas exhibition. (article published 1999-09-23) - Read more

UBULAKWANA
Sculptor Hilton Gasa co-ordinates Clermont arts and crafts group. (article published 1999-09-19) - Read more

NEW ARTS & CRAFT MARKET
New weekly market to be launched in Durban at the end of October. (article published 1999-09-19) - Read more

CLAY FESTIVAL
Clay Festival to be held at the Westville Girls High School. (article published 1999-09-19) - Read more

EXCLUSIVE AFRICA
There is a new craft website on the Internet at www.exclusiveafrica.co.za (article published 1999-09-17) - Read more

MACS SILENT AUCTION
Record your bid in silence for a fine art or craft work. (article published 1999-09-15) - Read more

BERGTHEIL HERITAGE CRAFTS
Westville’s Bergtheil Museum hosts heritage crafts. (article published 1999-09-14) - Read more

MICHAEL GREEN
Michael Green to contribute wine notes to artSMart. (article published 1999-09-11) - Read more

DAG CRAFT
Craft workshops at the Durban Art Gallery. (article published 1999-08-23) - Read more

QUILT SHOW
A profusion of quilting creativity not to be missed! (article published 1999-08-20) - Read more

CHRISTMAS IN AFRICA
Buy-Afrika invites crafters to make Christmas decorations that are uniquely African. (article published 1999-08-15) - Read more

HUMMING BIRD CRAFT
Crafters are invited to an informal market in a gum forest.Crafters (true handcraft, that is!) are invited to take part in the Humming Bird Forest Drumming Circlewhich is due to be launched in Pietermaritzburg on September 4 at 18h00 in a gum forest. Known as the Humming Bird Forest, it is situated at the end of Isabel Beardmore Drive (take the first road left in the dip as you come into Pietermaritzburg). (article published 1999-08-15) - Read more

HOWICK CRAFT MARKET
Craft market within the sound of the Howick Falls. (article published 1999-08-1) - Read more

NOTTIES CRAFT MARKET
Notties Craft Market celebrates the Glen Fiddish Fishing Festival. (article published 1999-08-1) - Read more

CERAMIC DECORATING WORKSHOP
APSA hosts top ceramist. (article published 1999-08-1) - Read more

ANDREW WALFORD
Potter Andrew Walford holds his mid-winter Open Day. (article published 1999-08-1) - Read more

DAG WORKSHOPS
Durban Art Gallery hosts regular art and craft workshops. (article published 1999-07-22) - Read more

NEW CRAFT HALL
New craft hall for Hillcrest. (article published 1999-07-21) - Read more

GRAHAMSTOWN - CRAFT
A riot of colour to warm the sternest heart and the coldest of weather conditions. (article published 1999-07-3) - Read more

ANDREW WALFORD
Andrew Walford’s back from Japan and ready for his Open Day! (article published 1999-06-27) - Read more

MACS WINTERSCHOOL
The Midlands Arts and Crafts Society will hold their MACS Winterschool ’99 from July 12 to 19 (article published 1999-06-9) - Read more

SMITHSONIAN FOLK-LIFE CRAFT
KZN artists chosen for the Smithsonian Folk-Life Crafts Festival. (article published 1999-06-8) - Read more

HLABISA AT AAC
Some of the best Hlabisa baskets are now collector’s items. (article published 1999-06-8) - Read more

MOONLIGHT MARKET
Moonlight craft at Waldorf. (article published 1999-06-3) - Read more

FRERE ROAD CRAFT
Head for craft at the James Craig Memorial Hall. (article published 1999-05-25) - Read more

ARDMORE TALK
The work of Ardmore Studios is the topic of discussion by Christies fine art representative. (article published 1999-05-13) - Read more

FIBRE ART COUNCIL
Calling all weavers, spinners, dyers and fibre artists! (article published 1999-05-10) - Read more

ALEXIA AND ELLIOTT OFF TO COPENHAGEN
The Halala Nonjabulo Cultural Exchange Programme aims to bring South African and Danish craftspeople together in a spirit of sharing and mutual creation which will result in growth and development for all concerned. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

NOTTIES CRAFT
Head for the Midlands and the Notties Craft Market which runs on April 6 from 09h00 to 15h00 at the Nottingham Road Hotel. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

EASTER POTS AT SHONGWENI
Hot Pots and Hot Cross Buns is the title of the annual Easter pottery exhibition at Andrew Walford's studio in Shongweni from April 2 to 5, open daily from 10h00 to 18h00. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

EMBELLISHED FABRICS
The Midlands Arts & Crafts Café Gallery at 173 Alexandra Road, Pietermaritzburg will feature embellished fabrics by Jutta Faulds from April 7 to 30. This collection of hand-dyed, painted, stitched, foiled, stencilled and printed cloth comes in long and short length which can be used to make garments, curtains, bedspreads, table-cloths or a wall hanging. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

OVAL CRAFT
For craft in its true sense, visit the Maritzburg Oval Arts and Crafts Market in Alexandra Park, Pietermaritzburg, which takes place on the first Sunday of every month (April 4). This was recently rated one of the top 10 craft markets south of the equator in Africa by the Readers Digest Getaway magazine. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

ESSENWOOD MARKET
The Essenwood Road Craft Market takes place every Saturday (09h00 to 14h00) in Berea Park. Phone Jennet on 208-9916. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

OUT OF TOWN MARKETS
Why not head out of Durban on a Sunday and take in some of the markets? (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more

LIFESTYLES MARKET
The Lifestyles Market started operating initially from Winston Park, believing (and proving) that there was a need for such an event in the area. (article published 1999-04-15) - Read more


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