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The Spar Manager who paints like a Prince

The Spar Manager who paints like a Prince

24th May 2017 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

Danie Malherbe has no airs about him, although he paints like a prince. “I’m the manager of the Spar here in Port Owen,” he says when he explains that he has to make time to paint. Paints during stolen moments His paintings of landscapes and ruins that have people waxingRead More

Artist Jess does it again!

Artist Jess does it again!

30th Apr 2017 at 9:40 am 0 comments

Talented Melkbosstrand artist Jessica Käsner is just 15 years old and in grade 10. It’s hard to believe this, but it’s a fact as her birth certificate states so. Her maturity, and the maturity that informs her best paintings, can fool one. Exhibition The Melkbosstrand High School learner’s latest masterpiece,Read More

Celeste Vorster with her painting of magnolias. Photos:

An Artist’s Journey

14th Apr 2017 at 11:50 am 0 comments

Some of Celeste Vorster’s paintings are so powerful that they compel one to look at them. They glow, for one thing. And they are beautiful in the quiet way that a Vermeer painting is. The Milnerton-based artist laughs at the flood of compliments that her painting of magnolias is getting.Read More

For the Love of Art

For the Love of Art

20th Feb 2017 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

Marina Jacobs’ new art gallery in Rio Road is a happy place filled with colour and creativity. The Beach House Gallery @ MJ’s has only been open to the public for three weeks. But when you step inside the high volume interior of the gallery it feels established. Right. Melkbos.netRead More



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