CPT – Art Guide 8-14Aug

The Langa TAG Township Arts Gallery Tour

Take a gander at local creations along this Cape Town township’s first permanent art gallery route

Get a taste of South African history, contemporary art and local culture all in one helping with a visit to the Langa Township Arts Gallery (Langa TAG).

Until 8 January 2015 @ 11am – 4pm


Langa Township, Langa, Cape Town, Tel: 073 7778937


Twelve Rooms Exhibition with Leon

The folks from this Cape Town-based custom furniture outlet have selected a dozen designers and decorators from Mzansi to each transform a room in their inspiring space, and the result is a veritable feast for the eye featuring the vibrant and varied imaginations of the local crafters.

Until 31 August

Leon @ CCXIX, 219 Albert Road, Woodstock, Tel: (021) 447 1304


Design & Making Exhibition 

The Cape Craft & Design Institute (CCDI) and the Iziko Museum’s Social History Collections Department have joined forces to put together a unique exhibition that tells the story of humanity’s crafting and manufacturing journey through the ages via food storage, preservation and packaging. 

Until 12 October @ 9am – 4pm


Castle of Good Hope, Corner Darling & Buitenkant Street, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 461 1488


Bit by Bit Mosaic 
Full day workshops that are perfect for beginners – ‘you will be amazed at what you can achieve after just one day,’ says owner Kerry Atherstone. What a fantastic way to spend the day; relax, learn an amazing skill and you get to take home your project.
R400 per person including lunch.
Observatory, Cape Town, Tel: 079 042 3908 


Big Tree Mosaics 
Join Michelle McConnell, who started her journey into the art of mosaics after an inspirational trip to Turkey, at her home studio in Durbanville.

9:30am – 12:30pm & 6pm – 8pm

R60 – R90

42 Primula Crescent, Wellway Park East, Durbanville, Tel: 073 653 2688


Fiddlewood Pottery Studios
Classes are small and intimate giving students ample individual attention as they learn the tricks of the trade. Beginners are more than welcome to come and learn about pottery basics such as; glazing, firing, hand as well as wheelwork.

10am – 12:30pm, 7:30pm – 10pm & 5pm – 9:30pm

Fiddlewood Pottery Studio 88, 1st Avenue, Harfield Village, Claremont, Tel: (021) 671 2515