Homage – a print portfolio tribute to Cecil Skotnes Homage, a print portfolio that has been created as a tribute to Cecil Skotnes, is being sold through the Michaelis School of Fine Art, UCT, in Cape Town and at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg. Master printmaker, gifted teacher and artist, Skotnes believed that no one with talent should be denied the opportunity to train as an artist. To honour his legacy, the Michaelis School of Fine Art is to establish a scholarship in his name. To…
The “Methodist Cathedral” – Commemoration Church in Grahamstown
The neo-Gothic Commemoration Church in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa is a remarkable site of memory and devotion for Methodists.
The Campanile was erected to commemorate the landing of the 1820 Settlers and is situated at the entrance to the railway station and docks in Strand Street. The Memorial has a climb of 204 steps that takes one to the Observation Room, offering a magnificent view of the harbor and surroundings, more than 52m above the city. It contains the largest carillon of bells in the country in addition to its chiming clock.
To the Wind
Expression is all good and well, but there comes a point where it must be shared. Since the time has come to post and be criticized, this blog will share short pieces of writing, either fictional or observational, for critique and comment. Thus, in the spirit of development, I am throwing my writing into the wind to be judged, weighed and (hopefully) enjoyed.