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Hello! I've created new work and I wanted to tell you the process behind it we go!The creative energy that goes into my work is my life force. It’s literally putting down onto paper what happens in my heart, how my mind works and the song that my soul sings. It’s a language that I’m trying to communicate with you through the eye, through light energy and hoping that you see it. For the last 11 years, I’ve been doing this, I lost my way a bit. I got stuck, I went through creative block and I went there a few times. This last time lasted a little longer than I would’ve liked and wondered if I was even an...

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10 Years of freelancing

I wanted to share some news with you.I started my freelance career at the end of March 2008.This marks a decade of working as a freelancer in Cape Town and I didn't want the milestone to slip by.10 years ago, I was working at a web design agency. I was deeply unhappy there. It wasn't a bad company, it just wasn't for me. It was my first job straight out of college, it was also the only job that I interviewed for.  At the end of March, 2008, only 3 months after starting, I quit my job and started the journey of becoming a full time freelancing illustrator, graphic designer, and thingmaker. I got a job in a clothing shop on Long...

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Florence & Watson

Our new Florence and Watson & the Sugarbush Mouse book is here!  I had such fun illustrating this book. I drew everything by hand, in pencil, inked them and scanned them in. I then coloured them in Photoshop.  Developing the characters and the world of the Sugarbush Mountain was a magical treat. Bringing the world that Rob and Dani created is probably every illustrators dream.  The story was also developed as a play that went to the Grahamstown Festival festival in July. Dean Balie and Sne Dladla brought our two heroes to life. Read the fantastic review here. About our book, by Rob van Vuuren: Florence and Watson are singing, dancing Honey Badgers who love kids and telling stories. The story...

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Paying with SnapScan

Lost is a Place Too has 6 payment solutions. Payfast, Bitcoin, Bank Deposit, Paypal, Cash on Delivery and lastly, SnapScan. In my opinion, SnapScan is the easiest of the 6. All you have to do is download the app on your phone and enter your card details that get saved into the app. Once you've checkout of the store, choose the SnapScan gateway, open the app, scan the code and put in the amount to be paid. Snapscan costs nothing to the user and is easier than typing in all those long credit card numbers. Lost is a Place Too will receive an SMS receiving your payment and your order will be processed! Voila!

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Buy 4 A6 Cards for R100

I've done my tiny baby cards for so long, I thought it was time for some bigger ones. There are Thank You cards, Happy Birthday Bicycle cards, Happy Anniversary and Flower cards, all in traditional greeting card size! Each card comes with an envelope and a little gold sticker to seal it with. All the cards are blank inside and are still printed using the Masuga paper which is uncoated, 100% biodegradable, produced in South Africa AND is made from unbleached sugar cane waste. Pretty cool, huh?Each card retails at R35.Buy 4 for R100 until the end of August!Just click here and select which combo you'd like in the drop down.Shipping not included.

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