For seven years, I played with clay at the New Jersey Centre for Visual Arts under the gentle guidance of Marguerite Brennan. Marguerite is a an incredibly creative ceramic artist. She specializes in hand building techniques so there is always
I have come up with these slightly sardonic mug designs for those that don’t want a collection of places, but would like to have a mug that features one of the weirder South African place names. What do you think?
No, I have not become an axe murderer or joined CSI. I’ve had my nose in the map book again and ever since I came across “Rugseer” (Sore Back), I’ve kept an eye out for places named after body parts
places with names that are associated with love It’s not hard to love a country, especially one as beautiful and diverse as South Africa. However, at present, I don’t love a lot of the people in it. Municipal elections are
It is well-known that if a man is assertive, he is seen as powerful, but if a woman is assertive she is characterised as a bwitch. It seems that despite centuries of progress, deep down there is this little seed
New mug design featuring towns in South Africa with names that imply wandering around, getting lost, or just meandering without a destination in mind. Fort Mistake, KZN – to find out how it got it’s name, click here; Riviersonderend, WC
So if you’ve been keeping up with my posts (hello fans!) you would know that I developed two coffee mug designs: Weird SA Places and SA Breakfast places. I got sucked into my map book by the map book fairies
And then you named your farm after the event…. Who does that? There are so many strange names for places all over the world, I decided that South Africa must have it’s fair share and had fun trawling through a