On top of the silos

Somewhere in nowhere in the Overberg, South Africa.

In the meantime …

….. between Bredasdorp and Arniston.

Left: pelicans, right: blue cranes and in the middle a power station.

If Bredasdorp looks empty today then you now know why

3 Days of Art in Napier

Good Morning in the Overberg, South Africa.
Don’t forget: Tomorrow is the beginning of 3 days #creativenapier Follow that hashtag on social media.

14 artists (yes they all make a living out of art) present their work in 10 different locations. Not only paintings but also sculptures, handbags (not craft), photography and handmade design jewellery.

No Money in South Africa?

Visitor of the Studio98 gallery in Napier; home of jewellery designer Yvonne de Wit and photographer Herman van Bon.

Follow the hashtag #creativenapier

This coming Heritage Weekend, 24-25-26 September: 14 artists in 10 different locations throughout the village. It’s the largest art event ever within the municipal boundaries of Cape Agulhas.

The interview

TODAY) between 12 and 1 interview with me will be broadcasted on FMR Fine Radio Music http://iono.fm/s/6 And you will hear everything there is to know about the art event Creative Napier 24-25-26 (Heritage Weekend) in Napier. Interviewer is Johan Lill. Follow the hashtag #creativenapier

Lisé-Marè Botha is fascinated by nature. Small flowers and birds, for example have a lot of detail. She tries to catch that in her paintings. Sometimes the subjects are our of proportions with the background. “But that is because I want to emphasise the beauty of my subjects”. Colours can influence emotions. During the CREATIVE NAPIER weekend Lisé-Marè Botha wants to demonstrate her guests ‘healing through art’

CrEATIVE NAPIER Pop – Up Art Weekend

24 – 26 September 2021 Friday to Sunday: Daily from 10am – 5pm.

During this upcoming Heritage weekend Napier will be abuzz with creativity, when the artists of the village will be showing their work at various venues throughout the town. It’s a major art event in the Western Cape.

14 Artists will exhibit in 10 different locations. A variety of work will be on display including painting, sculpture, photography, pop art, ceramics, jewellery and more. Various artist studios will be open and accessible to the public, for a peep into the artist’s creative space. Maps will be available at all the exhibiting venues, as well as restaurants.

More information will be available on social media by following the hashtag: #CREATIVENAPIER.

Participating artist include: Nastasha Minyon Sale, Helen Vale Xanos, Frans Mulder(late) , Herman van Bon, Jane Goodfellow, Juanita Coetzer( SA Photography) Lisé-Marè Botha(Nizhóní ), Madeleine Murray, Margy Malan, Nelis Singels ( Rewild Art) Juhlene Moller (Rife Art) , Yvonne De Wit , Alex Hamilton and Jason Wyness.

“My mom makes the best cheesecakes”

At Napier Traders Takeaway in Napier, South Africa. (quote of the daughter)


A good wine and some beautiful jewellery

Wine: Skipskop Wines

Jewellery (figurine): Yvonne de Wit

Model: Maryam

Styling: Lorine Otieno

Portraiture: Herman van Bon

24-26 September 14 artists of Napier, South Africa present themselves at 12 locations. Don’t miss the opportunity and discover that South African art is not limited to places like J’Burg and Cape Town.