A SOUTH AFRICAN FARM in the 1950's
A SOUTH AFRICAN FARM in the 1950's. My paternal grandfather Henry Uys Schickerling , who I am named after ,was born December 7 1888 on the farm "Bergfontein," "Ruigtepoort" or " Botany Grove" in the district of Fauresmith in the Orange Free State. They were a wealthy farmers and had several farms between Fauresmith and Edenburg . Fauresmith OFS had the railroad running right through the town's main road. As a boy of 11 young Henry was interned with his mother and other siblings in the Orange…
Kalk Bay Modern
Kalk Bay Modern, contemporary art gallery and craft shop showcases an eclectic selection of emerging young talents on the South African art scene, as well as established and well-known names, quality crafts from developing community groups and local designer products. The gallery holds one of the largest collections of contemporary San art in linocuts, oil paintings and colour lithographs from South Africa, Namibia and Botswana.