Category Archives: Subject matter

Absolute Beginners Painting Course with The Elliotts

We have just finished our first ‘Absolute Beginners Painting Course’ (12th overall of the year) and it seemed to go off very well.   We had a lovely group from all over- Johannesburg, Ceres, RooiEls, Cape Town and Local and congratulations to … Continue reading

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Drostay Arch- Rhodes University

Whilst I went to Stellenbosch University to ‘swot’ I had five beautiful years at St. Andrews College in Grahamstown (Eastern Cape).   Home also to the awesome Rhodes University where my Grandfather went to study.   He was a wonderful Artist and … Continue reading

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The Alwyn Vintcent is coming home…

I took this photo of Dale and Willem (Our in-house framer) with the painting which Dale did of the Alwyn Vintcent Steam Tug Boat, of yester year when the tug was still in action on the high seas in South Africa… … Continue reading

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Some of Dale and Mel’s cattle paintings…

These are some of Dale and Mel’s cattle paintings which they have done recently and are on display in their gallery…. For further enquiries please feel free to contact us on  028 840 2927:

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Painting Outdoors at Patryskop

We spent the Third day on outdoor painting course at the Van Der Merwe’s farm next to their beautiful dam… It was absolutely world class… View the following link for more information and photos of the days painting… http://melelliott.wordpress.com/2012/03/27/this-place-is-just-heaven/

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