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(CLICK ON IMAGE FOR LARGER VERSION) 2014 PROGRAMME GUIDE This year is true MMADDness, just the way we like it! At last, we have the final breakdown of events for … Continue reading

July 4, 2014 · 2 Comments

Sneak peak at 2014 MMADD Adjudicators

Approximately 4 months to go until a mass of young enthusiastic learners descend on the quiet town of Montagu on Route 62 in the Klein Karoo to strut their stuff … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · 2 Comments

Montagu going MMADD

MMaddness in Montagu! The excitement is mounting. Feet are tap tapping away, practicing dance moves. Voices are warming up and pens, paper and paint are leaving us all in anticipation … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Interview with an Artist- Carolyn Metcalfe

Carolyn Metcalfe grew up in the Klein Karoo town of Montagu where she attended high school. She and her sisters all loved to play with dolls and they all had … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Interview with an Artist- Jannie Uitlander

Jannie Uitlander’s goal in life was to become a soldier. Unfortunately, this dream was shattered by his breaking his legs, which forced him to reconsider his career options and so … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · 1 Comment

Interview with an Artist- Richard Hickman

Richard Hickman, an artist from Montagu has been drawing all his life, but painting more seriously in the last 9 years. With no formal training, Richard prefers to deliberately reject … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Emerging- Interview with an Artist

It was with great anticipation and excitement that I ventured one early Saturday morning along the highway in the direction of Cape Town to officially launch the RAD (Rural Arts … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hug your inner artist

We all have days of feeling uninspired and all we want to do is stay in bed and cover our heads and wait for someone to click the fast- forward … Continue reading

May 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Breyten Breytenbach Boekefees- Elza Miles

Elza Miles is die skrywer van The artists’ birthday calander; Lifeline out of Africa, Ernest Mancoba: a resource book, Land and lives, Die wêreld van Jean Welz, Current of Africa, … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crash and burn: a moment of creative genius?

So you  have burnt the candles on both ends, battled the reaper, focused your intentions and had moments of satisfaction. Finally stopping to take a breath to survey the masterpiece … Continue reading

January 25, 2013 · Leave a comment