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Making a creative blog. HOW? [part1]

Blogs have become powerful news and learning outlets that provide an opportunity for professionals and organisations to communicate with the rest of the online world.  Almost all bloggers have found that starting, maintaining and updating a blog has made them better known in their industry as a result. This is the platform opportunity for designers […]Read More

SHOWCASE: Illustrator extraordinaire Colwyn Thomas

Colwyn Thomas is a 30 years old  illustrator based just outside of Durban on the east coast. He studied Fine Art at UCT, graduating in 2003.  His line work is a combination of the traditional and the modern. Colwyn is also strongly influenced by modern Japanese animation as well as more traditional Japanese woodcuts. Below […]Read More

Fashionable Showcase by the talented: Natalie Creed

Creed studied fashion design at NMMU in Port Elizabeth and graduated in 2009 with a BTech degree. She spent her fourth year specialising in knitwear specifically, using mohair and other natural fibres. After varsity, she started a business, but was soon offered an amazing job opportunity. She worked at BabyMo for 18 months, designing a […]Read More

FEAR.LESS artists

  If you haven’t had the opportunity to see the Cape Town art scene lately, we have something special for you. Today we look at a collaboration of art pieces by Daniel Ting Chong and Jordan Metcalf. The art pieces on exhibit at the October show are all representative of weapons and items used in […]Read More

Vega Durban student initiates viral ‘tsunami’ !

It’s sometimes amazing how one small action can lead to an unexpected ‘tsunami’ of events!  Suegnet van der Spuy, one of Vega Durban’s Brand Building third year students, suggested to Max Cluer Sports Marketing that they post a video of her brother Evan onto YouTube after showing it to her Vega lecturer and classmates. This […]Read More

INFLUENCERS: A must see for creatives

  ‘INFLUENCERS’ is a short documentary that explores what it means to be an influencer and how trends and creativity become contagious today in music, fashion and entertainment. The film investigates the essence of influence, what makes a brand, whether it be a person or an object, influential without being academic. I think every creative […]Read More

The most anticipated event in any SA photographers diary

The most anticipated event in any SA photographers diary – The PHOTO & FILM EXPO – is finally upon us! Africas largest photographic event takes place for the 3rd time at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg from the 13th – 16th October and tickets are selling out fast! Get to to ensure you book […]Read More

Contemplate- the drawing

Looking at the print of Da Vinci’s “the last supper”, more than a decade ago in my grandma’s kitchen, was by far the most intriguing piece in our household. I remember spending hours and hours trying to copy this work. Even though I was not much interested in Christ or the subject matter, I wanted […]Read More

Evolving Technology

As we all have heard and seen, technological advances have greatly changed the manner in which businesses operate. Organisations use technology in many ways, they have Technology infrastructure such as the internet and other information exchange systems including Telephone Technology systems incorporating a multitude of software which help them manage their business Technology hardware such […]Read More

Creating the perfect portfolio

For the past month, we’ve been looking for a new junior designer at work and I’ve had the honour of seeing all types of portfolios… I must say, it has been interesting for all the wrong reasons. So, to inspire you, I have put together a list of do’s and don’ts for portfolios. Below is […]Read More