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The ongoing debate

That ongoing debate about art, craft and design is much needed in South Africa

The Lions Head car guard

Walking to work

Not all of the people I "work" with are actually employed by me, like Alfred, the friendly car guard at the Lions Head parking area.

What makes good art?

The Peter Norton Collection of contemporary art is going under the hammer on November 8th and 9th - he sheds some light on my understanding of what makes good art.

Creative space at Room 13 graphic design studio, Cape Town

Meeting the makers

As part of creative week, and in conjunction with Cape Town Design Network and Visi Magazine a calendar of "Meet the Maker" studio visits is on the cards for this week.

Louis Vuitton designer shoes in cowgirlblues product photo shoot

Brand business

Reading Georgina Langford's article on the effects of technology on Fashion Week took me back a few years to my one and only designer fashion show experience

Chief of Crochet at cowgirlblues

Meet Nomonde, the Crochet Induna

This is Nomonde Yokwana, she is the Crochet Induna at cowgirlblues. I grew up in Kwazula Natal where the local language is Zulu and the Induna was the "headman" of a community, or the foreman in a working context, or