Paint a Seascape in Pastels with Penny Steynor – Saturday 14 October

penny steynorRenowned artist, Penny Steynor FSASA, will be giving a workshop in pastels here at the gallery on Saturday 14 October from 10:00 to 15:00.

Penny will guide you stage by stage to create a beautiful seascape using one of Penny’s photographs. Next she will help you create another painting from your own reference photo of a seascape (or from a seascape photo which Penny will provide).
A list of materials will be available shortly.

Tea and coffee will be provided, but please bring your own lunch.

R375.00 payable in advance will secure your place.

For more information or to book please phone Chris or Di on 021 851 2520 or email to

Penny Steynor Pastel Seascapes




TanglA – Tangling Art with Anja Meeter

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Tangla is an art form based on the globally known method of tangling. It may look like doodling but Tangling is conscious, structured drawing which takes you into a calm and peaceful state where you relax, focus and concentrate. It can be done anywhere and at any time.

Anja will help you produce beautiful work that you would never have believed you could do.

Lessons will be held on Thursdays on our workshop room behind the gallery, commencing on Thursday 18 May.
Sign up for the following:

Introductory session: 09h00 – 11h00
including tangling pen, paper, templates and information pack, R250

Beginner course: 12h00 – 14h00
3 lessons once a week over 3 weeks
includes starter kit of basic materials, R200 per lesson (R600 total).

For more info or to book your place
– call Anja on 082 571 3848 or email to
– or pop into the gallery weekday mornings.

Here is an example of the work you can create.  This was competed by a student after just three lessons so you can see how quickly you can pick the techniques up.


See more on Anja’s facebook page



Creative Paint Textures with Kathy Wivell – Sat 11 June

A one-day workshop

Kathy will help you to dispel those winter blues.  Come have fun with creative paint textures using a variety of methods. All pigment will be water-based.

Prepare to be surprised and inspired.

When:  Saturday 11th June, 10h00 to 15h00
Where: Workshop Room behind Bright Street Gallery
Price:    R350,00 per person

For further information contact Kathy on 072 658 6833 or