Karoo Looms Weavery

The weavery of Prince Albert was established in 1983, and in 2010 became known as Karoo Looms. Now specialising in the spinning, dying and handweaving of pure mohair rugs.   A visit to the weavery on your travels through Prince Albert is an absolute must, pop in and meet the highly skilled spinners and weavers […]

Louis Botha photography

A visit to this gallery is a must for fine art photography of the Karoo and its people.     Landscapes of the Karoo. Classic black and white portraits. Calendars. Gift cards.   “SLOW DOWN look again…” newly released coffee table book containing old style photographs and stories of the beautiful residents of North End. […]

Die Letterhuis Studio and Calligraphe...

Calligraphy is a lifestyle-it is dipping your pen into your heart, it s taking letters out of books and frames into everyday life, it is ‘disciplined freedom’.   Landkuns, slypskole, kalligrafie vir kunstenaars, letterkapkuns… mag die program elkeen opgewonde maak!   Land art, workshops, calligraphy for artists, stone carving… may the program inspire you!   […]

Dustbin art

An art exhibition with a difference can be viewed as you wander round the streets of Prince Albert …we have works of art on our dustbins! As Prince Albert prepared for its 250th anniversary year, one of our residents, John McKenna came up with a wonderful idea. He approached local artists and schools to convert […]

Villa Kruger art

Villa Kruger art comprises four artists and various installations and exhibitions –   The “Villa Kruger drums” which can be seen outside the Thusong centre.   Art after dark, Hennie Boshoff’s one man show, is a provocative 90 minute magical journey guided by the internationally acclaimed artist Hennie Boshoff. He will lead you through the […]

Striking Metal Blacksmith Forge

Viewing by appointment.    

Prince Albert Gallery

The Prince Albert Gallery was opened in 2002 and has sustained itself by showing and selling art to a wide range of South African and international visitors, often pleasantly surprised to find artwork of quality in a small rural town. Monday to Friday – 9 am to 5 pm Saturday – 9 am to 2 […]

Handmade Karoo Handgemaak

A Great Karoo project that makes simply beautiful things for home and baby.   Visit the workshop on Mondays and Wednesdays between 9 am and 1 pm. Products on sale at Lazy Lizard, Lah-di-day and the Deli Shop at the Swartberg Hotel. Phone the co-ordinator if you want to visit the workshop at different times […]

Di van der Riet-Steyn

Di van der Riet-Steyn lives in the village of Prince Albert. Creating jewellery out of ‘found’ objects has been an obsession since university. After studying at Stellenbosch, then London and Germany, I worked in Plettenberg Bay, exhibiting widely and doing a lot of commission work. 17 Years ago we came here, where I have continued […]

Photo Jaggy

Photo Studio and Photo Gallery.     Stephan has experience as photographer for more than forty years. In his gallery he exhibits pictures he has taken in and around Prince Albert.  With photos from all over Africa he brings the beauty of that continent home to you.   You can make an appointment for a […]