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local artist turnes author

By Will Ferreira, 17.06.15
Local artists from Three Rivers in the Vaal Triangle, Will Ferreira has broken into the international writers market with a bang. Will, best known as a restorer of old boats and...
  Cape Tents is a South African tent hiring company, supplying and setting up of Bedouin style freeform stretch tents that accommodate specific needs of wedding receptions, corporate functions, cocktail...
This weekend the Bay Harbour Sound Stage at the Bay Harbour Market, Hout Bay comes alive with the talents of the post-grunge-rock band Woodstock Mafia; four-piece swing, jazz, folky bluesy...

Lion Auction is the Pride of Cape Town

By The P.R Team, 07.05.13
300,000 Rand Raised at Gala Night in Aid of Virginia McKenna’s Born Free Charity On 3 May 2013, lion conservation took centre stage at the fashionable moyo’s restaurant as Pride of...

Practical Uses of Crystals and Gems Workshop

By BSR for Renewed Life - Lourentia, 03.04.13
Much time, effort and energy is spent on planning, whether it be a vacation, new project, friends or socialising simply over a weekend.                                                                                                     How much time is being dedicated to...
Samsonite®, the world’s leading travel solutions brand inspiring travel world-wide, has launched Design My Samsonite, a unique international design competition.  It is open to registered undergraduate and graduate art and...

Mama Africa Beauty Pageant Event 2012

By Mama Africa Beauty Pageant, 18.10.12
DATE: 08 December 2012, TIME: 17h00’pm till late (No Ouside Food Allowed Inside)VENUE: 02 Robert Sobukwe (Ex-Esselen) Street, Sunnyside, Pretoria, next to the DTI Campus, ENTRY FEES: R150 all Full-Figured...
The Gallery at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, proudly presents a solo exhibition of paintings by Donna McKellar titled ‘Life as a House’, which coincides with the Franschhoek ‘Art in Clay’ Festival.   ‘Life...
6 September 2012 was the briefing of the new AAA School logo with an interesting twist and creativity. The event was held in South Africa, Randburg at the school with...
 Following on from the first MOREJAZZ SERIES, Moreira Chonguica, award-winning jazz saxophonist and producer launches the MOREJAZZ SERIES 2 on Sunday, 2 September 2012 in Maputo. MOREJAZZ SERIES 2...
Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, will celebrate the art of excellent cuisine, award-winning wines, great music and the work of South Africa’s most renowned artists, at the Franschhoek Uncorked...

Johannesburg art activist wins a place in T.E.D. finals

By Bridgette Moulang / Lesley Perkes, 16.08.12
A bed the whole town can share, even TED. TED 2013, California USA Johannesburg art activist wins a place in TED California finals with her ‘pillow talk’ On the edge of the inner...
Hotel Izulu in Ballito welcomes the award-winning wine estate Tokara from Stellenbosch to its monthly wine market, taking place on Sunday, 26 August 2012. Guests can enjoy a day of...
The renowned Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, part of Huka Retreats, proudly presents various activities during the coming months. Mercury Wine Week Durban - From 15-17 August 2012 visit the...
The renowned Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, part of Huka Retreats, proudly presents various activities during the coming months. Gourmet Evening with Grande Provence Wines at the Westcliff Hotel in...
The renowned Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, part of Huka Retreats, proudly presents various activities during the coming months. Franschhoek Winter Wines - Visit the Franschhoek Motor Museum, L’Ormarins Estate...
Hotel Izulu in Ballito is fast becoming known for its unique wine markets that have been conceptualised to create a platform for great South African wines to be showcased to...
The 5-star Hotel Izulu in Ballito, in conjunction with Haute Cabrière, Franschhoek will host its monthly Wine Market on Sunday, 24 June 2012.  Guests can enjoy a day of food...
The Gallery at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, will present various exhibitions in one Grande exhibition to coincide with the Franschhoek Literary Festival in May. The exhibition will open...
On Sunday 25 March 2012, Hotel Izulu in Ballito, in conjunction with Delheim Wine Estate will host its well-known Wine Market.  Guests can enjoy a day of food and wine...
Award winning jazz saxophonist, Moreira Chonguica has been invited to perform at the 13th Cape Town International Jazz Festival on Friday, 30 March 2012 taking place at the Cape Town...

Look & Listen revamps their website

By Anne-Marie Green, 14.02.12
Look and Listen has revamped its online store with a fresh new look and a series of new features designed to enhance the online entertainment shopping experience. “The growth of...
"...anything can happen if you dream hard enough."- Stallone Santino Stallone Santino (20) makes his way to perform at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown in June 2012. Dream Boy; a...

How To Buy Contemporary South African Art

By Jennifer Reynolds, 18.01.12
“Buy it because you love it!” is the cliché you hear when it comes to buying art – but is there more to it than that?Go to graduate shows to...
Join us at Grand Café & Beach, Granger Bay, Cape Town for our first ever ‘Grand Summer Tunes with Patron’ From 2nd December - end of January 2012 every Friday...
After producing two of his own award-winning albums and a handful of songs for other artists, celebrated jazz saxophonist, producer and three time SAMA award winner, Moreira Chonguiça has embarked...
The upcoming Moshito Conference - which forms the central focus of Africa’s only annual music market - features a massive 52 topics and over 100 speakers and participants drawn from...
Pssst. I don’t know if you’ve heard, but the latest online shopping craze is ‘group buying’ – a powerful concept that brings deep discounts to groups of people in the...
Multi award-winning jazz saxophonist and ethnomusicologist, Moreira Chonguicaaccompaniedby The Moreira Project, has been chosen to be part of the line up to perform a selection of his unique style of funky jazz music at...
Moreira Chonguica, one of Africa’s most prominent Saxophonists and Producers, has been invited to perform with a group of session musicians led by prominent Brazilian drummer, Di Steffano Wolff at...
Peggy Trentini model/actress turned author releases her autobiography. Kissing and telling about her many celebrity relationships with Johnny Depp, Sly Stallone, Kevin Costner, Vince Neil, Billy Idol, Sting, Mick Jagger, Sean Penn,...
The Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC), one of the leading private research and breeding facilities for endangered species in South Africa, is proud to launch the first in its series...
For 2011, Camp Jabulani, the private luxury safari lodge in the heart of the Limpopo Province and a proud member of the Relais & Châteaux Association, has committed to an...
The annual Harvest Festival at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek, which took place on Saturday 19, February, exceeded all expectations and successfully tipped the scale on all ticket sales...
The Lovell Gallery is delighted to announce the launch of the TLG Artists Competition, which identifies fresh and collectable artists. The competition allows applications in any visual arts medium and...
"Journey of My Soul” will present Tu Nokwe Gift Hampers to lucky ticket holders.The concert promises an unforgettable experience as Tu Nokwe will be joined on stage by a seasoned...
 Award-winning artist, Jeannette Unite showcases a unique collection of transmogrified glass artwork aptly called ‘Fragile Earth’ in ‘The Project Room’ at ‘The Gallery’ at Grande Provence Heritage Wine Estate, Franschhoek...
Regarded as one of the leading Ambassadors of African music, Moreira Chonguica along with his band ‘The Moreira Project’ will perform, for the first time, at Rocking the Daisies Festival...
The multi-award winning Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, Cape Town, part of the family-owned Red Carnation Hotel Collection, has been selected in the Best Family Hotels and Cruises list, Africa...
Multi award-winning jazz saxophonist, Moreira Chonguica accompanied by his band, The Moreira Project, will perform at the much-anticipated Ubuntu Festival, which will see the launch of Mandela Day on Sunday...
The cosy Leopard Bar and Lounge at The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa is proud to announce two renowned entertainers to warm the winter blues this season - Jeremy Olivier...
You could discover the next Mustafa Maluka or Willie Bester simply by logging on to a new web-based company offering graduate and student art at affordable prices. “We’re aiming at...
Moreira Chonguica, regarded as one of Africa's top jazz saxophonists, with a plethora of prestigious awards achieved throughout his career, has been invited to perform at one of the country's...
Moreira Chonguica, renowned award-winning jazz saxophonist, accompanied by The Moreira Project will be performing at the Grahamstown Jazz Festival, part of the National Arts Festival, on Monday 21, June at...
Cape Town's best-loved jazz saxophonist and multi award-winner, Moreira Chonguica, featuring 'The Moreira Project', will once again grace international platforms as he performs on the Superstage at the Bushfire Festival...
Moreira Chonguica, regarded as one of Southern Africa's best loved and multi award-winning jazz saxophonists, together with his band, The Moreira Project, has been invited to perform at Harare's International...
Cape Town based, multi award-winning jazz saxophonist, Moreira Chonguica has been awarded the Cultural Personality of the Year 2010 by Radio Moçambique; the country’s leading radio station. Moreira attended the annual...

No Mr. World for MR. South Africa

By Amy-Lou Francis Ansell, 08.02.10
“Mr. South Africa has declined his invitation to the Mr. World Pageant 2010 in Korea” Johannesburg 8th February 2010 – Torn between two choices our beloved Mr. South Africa, Stephen Segal...

Limericks – What to do with them?

By Peter Finlayson, 12.01.10
After completing over 500 limericks in the last year, one always faces the dilemma of “What now, what do I do with them?” It really depends on your long term strategy...

The Art of limerick writing

By Peter Finlayson, 08.01.10
A Limerick is a 5 line poem. The end of Line 1,2 and 5 will rhyme, while line 3 and 4 rhyme. The end sounds of lines 1,2,5 are different...

Sand Art

By Ronel, 02.10.09
Children love being busy and Sand Art is a creative activity that will keep them occupied for many stimulating hours. Having Fun is Number One! Being a parent myself, I understand that...

NEW CRAFT MARKET FOR DURBAN

By MELANIE ROBERTS, 02.06.09
Jennet Brown, entrepreneur, owner and inspiration behind the acclaimed Essenwood Craft Market opens “THE DURBAN SUNDAY MARKET” on June 7th, a new market for the people of Durban, as well...
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