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Youth Leadership Tour

EXCITING NEWS! Keiskamma Canada Foundation is proud to announce that we have been selected by the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation (ACGC) to host the 2015 Change Your World: Alberta Youth Leadership Tour to South Africa this July! The Change Your World tour is an opportunity for five Alberta Students, Grades 9-12, to visit, […]

By |February 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Keiskamma’s Young Leaders Recognized

Very proud that two outstanding people and their work with The Keiskamma Trust and South Africa have been acknowledged in ACGC’s Top 30 under 30! Congrats Hannah Gelderman and Angalahka Mangwane. View the online magazine here.

 

By |February 23rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

ART for ART: Buy local for global impact Fundraiser to supportvillages in Eastern Cape South Africa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:Marilyn Scott – 780-465-1854

October 2014

jmarilynscott@shaw.ca

ART for ART: Buy local for global impact

Fundraiser to supportvillages in Eastern Cape South Africa

In 2010, Marilyn Scott, an Edmonton writer, was searching for meaningful way to celebrate her 70th birthday. A friend invited her to attend Art for Art, a fundraiser held in Edmonton every second year […]

By |October 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Pop Up Shopping Goes International

 You might call Art for Art the pop-up shop that started before pop-up became de rigueur.
Every two years, supporters of Keiskamma Trust, a grassroots not-for-profit serving remote South African villages, stage a sale of products created by women of The Trust, coupled with a silent auction of paintings, woodworking, pottery, stained glass and other works […]

By |October 11th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Nguni Cows

The Nguni cows are a sign of wealth for the Xhosa people and are indigenous to southern Africa. When we are in Hamburg with The Keiskamma Trust they are an everyday sight and encounter. They amble, saunter and loiter. If you don’t park your car in a fenced yard you will find cow pies […]

By |October 6th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|
  • Lori MacFaydon titled 'Shoreline' and it is Acrylic on Canvas
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    Gorgeous Pieces Donated by Top Edmonton Artists – Art for ART 2014

Gorgeous Pieces Donated by Top Edmonton Artists – Art for ART 2014

Wow, gorgeous pieces donated by top Edmonton Artists available for auction at this year’s event:

‘Shoreline’ by Lori MacFaydon, acrylic on canvas

‘Serenity’ by Judith Labelle,  oil on canvas

‘Beth’s Acres’ by Jim Davis, oil on panel

Bistro table by Carolyn Wagner, glass mosaic

See photos and up to date art additions available for silent Auction on our Facebook Art for ART […]

By |October 5th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Cebo’s Bike

In 2013 Keiskamma Canada Foundation purchased a motor bike for the use of Cebo Mvubu at Keiskamma Trust. Cebo is the Trust’s primary ceramic artist as well as a wonderful fabric art designer. Cebo lives with his wife and young daughter in Bodiam, more than six kilometres from the studios in Hamburg. Each day […]

By |October 5th, 2014|Uncategorized|1 Comment|

Art for Art 2014 Poster

By |September 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Keiskamma Canada Foundation September 2014 Newsletter

This edition features the 2014 Art for Art Poster and Stories from the Trust, including Babelwa Mva’s essay, Cheryl Mahafy’s recent visit to the Trust, and more!

Keiskamma Canada Foundation Newsletter – September 2014

 

By |September 19th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Art for Art 2012 and Tickets for Art for Art 2014

See full album on our facebook page, and be sure to “Like” us! https://www.facebook.com/keiskammacanadafoundation

Thanks to Wendy Mulder for donating her photography skills for our special night.

Purchase tickets for this year’s event at https://www.eventbrite.ca/myevent?eid=11940908579

By |September 13th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments|