THE LADDER

Traditional Arts Studio and Coffee Shop

 
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WHO WE ARE

Traditional Arts and Crafts Studio

The Ladder Traditional Arts Studio was established by Nicholas and Anastasia Esterhuizen with the goal of nurturing an appreciation of traditional arts and craftsmanship from around the world. Through workshops, exhibitions and events we hope that by studying and applying what we learn from art traditions of the past and present, we will be able to re-discover the beauty of the order of nature and re-apply this beauty and harmony to our daily lives and broader community.

 

THE COFFEE SHOP

We will only be selling bread, a small range of essential groceries and coffees delivered during the lockdown period.


 

ARTISTS IN ISOLATION EXHIBITION

 
 

NEW NON-CONTACT  INDIVIDUAL WORKSHOPS FOR CHILDREN

We have designed new non-contact individual lessons for children of different ages to complete at The Ladder Art Studio. Designed as a safe way to stimulate creativity in children during this difficult time. Please get in touch if you would be interested in booking a lesson. We cater to ages from 4 to 16 years

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EXPLORATION OF COLOUR AND GEOMETRY

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PRINTMAKING TECHNIQUES FOR CHILDREN

STORY STONES

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SAND BOTTLE ART

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WE PRESSED OUR OLIVE OIL

We are selling our cold pressed extra virgin olive oil from the family farm. Pop in to our place on Bree street to get 750 ml for R90!

 
 
Upcoming Events
Introduction to Stained Glass
Time is TBD
The Ladder
Time is TBD
The Ladder, 136 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
From the Medieval Cathedrals of France to Tiffany`s delectable Noveau Lamps, Stained Glass has captivated the imagination of artists and lovers of colour and beauty. This course is a two day intensive that will cover the basic techniques used in stained glass.
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Colour Theory
Time is TBD
The Ladder
Time is TBD
The Ladder, 136 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Colour has a profound effect on the human psyche, and each artist or creative should be aware of how to use colour and its harmonization in their own work or environment
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Pigment Grinding and Binders
Time is TBD
The Ladder
Time is TBD
The Ladder, 136 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Have you ever wanted to make your own paint and dive deeper into the wonderful world of pigment grinding. In this course, Nicholas Esterhuizen will reveal that we do not have to look so far to find beautiful pigments from the ground beneath us.
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OUR CREATIONS

Some examples of our work accross various mediums

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CERAMICS

Anastasia Esterhuizen

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STAINED GLASS

Nicholas Esterhuizen

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ICONOGRAPHY

Nicholas Esterhuien

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FLOOR MOSAIC

Nicholas Esterhuizen

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STILL LIFE

Nicholas Esterhuizen

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LANDSCAPE

Nicholas Esterhuizen

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PORTRAIT IN PROGRESS

Nicholas Esterhuizen

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ETCHING

Nicholas Esterhuizen

 

OUR STAFF

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NICHOLAS AND ANASTASIA

The Artists

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DEBBIE

Head Barista

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NOMORE

Barista

 

CONTACT US

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