CREATIVE CRAFTS DIRECTORY - SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa’s cultural and creative diversity is inspirational, but the breadth and variety of experiences on offer can be overwhelming too.

The Arts and Culture sector holds strategic economic growth for South Africa which taps into the country’s creative soul.  This sector provides an access point for small, medium  and micro enterprises into the economy and contributes significantly to the country's cultural and tourism industry.

Through the use of creative styles, culture, arts and nature, communities are using their talents and natural resources to create an opportunity to grow their businesses.  In this Crafts Directory - South Africa, many different styles of crafting is showcased.

South Africa is a country rich in artistic talent, with crafters and sculptors alike producing stunning pieces of work. The crafters in South Africa are known for their intricate beadwork, weaving, and pottery. They use traditional techniques passed down through generations to create unique and beautiful pieces that reflect the diversity of the country's culture. On the other hand, sculptors in South Africa are renowned for their ability to capture the essence of their subjects through various mediums such as wood, stone, and metal. Their works range from abstract to representational and often convey powerful messages about society and human nature. Both crafters and sculptors play an essential role in preserving South Africa's art heritage while also pushing boundaries with new techniques and styles.

Visiting South Africa provides tourists with an all-round experience especially when they are able to tap into their creative side.  From sidewalk-stalls to upmarket galleries, more and more South African's are forging their way into the craft markets.  

Tourism in South Africa is essential, with our characteristic inventiveness and unique raw products, crafting in SA is fun, adventurous and above all creative for both tourists and locals alike.  From the Greenmarket Square in Cape Town, the Rosebank Craft Market in Johannesburg to the African Art Centre in Durban and the Artists Press in Mpumalanga, to name but a few;  they all have something special.

Through these sections, from crafting courses, craft routes, pottery to glasswork amongst others, browsers should find what they are looking for.  Enjoy looking through the site and seeing all that Creative CraftSouth Africa has to offer. Please contact us if you would like to advertise your business with us.

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