Traditional Arts Studio and Coffee Shop
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.
Mon - Fri: 7am - 4pm
Sat: 8am - 2pm
Stay In The Know
CURRENT AND UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS
- Fri, 25 JunThe Ladder
- Sat, 26 JunThe Ladder on 13626 Jun, 10:00 – 14:00The Ladder on 136, 136 Bree Street, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, South AfricaTickets: R650 (4 hours) Come and join Britt, from Braids of Grass, for this intermediate macrame workshop! We will be making our very own Driftwood Wall Hanging, to take home. We will cover all the basic knots, as well as some fun and decorative ones as well, elevating your current macrame skills.
- Sat, 03 JulThe Ladder03 Jul, 11:00 – 14:00The Ladder, 136 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South AfricaArtist Nastasha will bring you to her enchanted world of natural dying and making your own watercolours and inks with organic plant waste and flowers. During this workshop you will personalize your own naturally dyed tote bag and go home with the skills to start your own natural dye journey.
- Sat, 24 JulThe Ladder
- Thu, 24 JunThe Ladder
SCENES FROM THE CAFE
NICHOLAS AND ANASTASIA
NOMORE- BARISTA, CHEF AND GENERAL ALL- ROUNDER, HE GETS IT DONE!
Barista- all rounder in the kitchen and generally nice guy
ROB-BARISTA AND COOLEST LATTE ARTIST IN THE HOOD.
Barrista- coolest latte artist in the hood
Our part-time Front of House Manager & full time artist.