365 Postcards for Ants

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The supremely talented @nannaventer and I collaborated on this family portrait for @ashleighjanefisher’s birthday, also featuring Jean de Wet and their rescue kitty Moses. πŸ’› #family #fun #presents  (at Buchanan Square)

The supremely talented @nannaventer and I collaborated on this family portrait for @ashleighjanefisher’s birthday, also featuring Jean de Wet and their rescue kitty Moses. πŸ’› #family #fun #presents (at Buchanan Square)

Day 292 : The distinctive red of the Clock Tower has been replaced by bright yellow to signify the implementation of the Cape Town World Design Capital 2014. 🏫 16 x 30 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #vandawaterfront #clocktower @vandawaterfront #capetown #lovecapetown #yellow #wdc (at Clock Tower)

Day 292 : The distinctive red of the Clock Tower has been replaced by bright yellow to signify the implementation of the Cape Town World Design Capital 2014. 🏫 16 x 30 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #vandawaterfront #clocktower @vandawaterfront #capetown #lovecapetown #yellow #wdc (at Clock Tower)

Before and After. πŸ“· #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #camera  (at Cape Town Vredehoek)

Before and After. πŸ“· #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #camera (at Cape Town Vredehoek)

This is what halfway looks like : progress shot of the Hasselblad I painted a few days ago. #revealtheprocess #365postcardsforants #wdc624  (at Cape Town Vredehoek)

This is what halfway looks like : progress shot of the Hasselblad I painted a few days ago. #revealtheprocess #365postcardsforants #wdc624 (at Cape Town Vredehoek)

Day 291 : Forget everything I’ve said about Cape Town. All you need to know is that there’s this one really beautiful, wind-sheltered beach, where you can spend the day swimming and hanging out with a colony of about 2000 penguins. 🐧🐧 28 x 28 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #penguins #bouldersbeach #beach #summer #capetown #lovecapetown  (at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony)

Day 291 : Forget everything I’ve said about Cape Town. All you need to know is that there’s this one really beautiful, wind-sheltered beach, where you can spend the day swimming and hanging out with a colony of about 2000 penguins. 🐧🐧 28 x 28 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #penguins #bouldersbeach #beach #summer #capetown #lovecapetown (at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony)

Day 290 : Cape Rock Thrush | Monticola Rupestris | Kaapse Kliplyster. 19 x 23 mm. πŸ‚ #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #painting #caperockthrush #bird #capetown #lovecapetown

Day 290 : Cape Rock Thrush | Monticola Rupestris | Kaapse Kliplyster. 19 x 23 mm. πŸ‚ #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #painting #caperockthrush #bird #capetown #lovecapetown

Day 289 : “For Cape Town’s homeless population, public spaces provide a way to meet the basic needs of shelter, food or sanitation.” - Future Cape Town. 27 x 27 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #painting #companysgarden #homeless #capetown  (at Company’s Gardens, Cape Town)

Day 289 : “For Cape Town’s homeless population, public spaces provide a way to meet the basic needs of shelter, food or sanitation.” - Future Cape Town. 27 x 27 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #painting #companysgarden #homeless #capetown (at Company’s Gardens, Cape Town)

Day 288 : In 1693, The Cellars-Hohenort, then known as Klaasenbosch Farm, was the house of Hendrik ten Damme, Chief Surgeon of the Dutch East India Company. πŸƒ 28 x 28 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #cellars-hohenort #capetown #history #lovecapetown #painting (at The Cellars-Hohenort)

Day 288 : In 1693, The Cellars-Hohenort, then known as Klaasenbosch Farm, was the house of Hendrik ten Damme, Chief Surgeon of the Dutch East India Company. πŸƒ 28 x 28 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #cellars-hohenort #capetown #history #lovecapetown #painting (at The Cellars-Hohenort)

Day 287 : The Blue Disa | Disa Graminifolia can be found alongside many of the trails on Table Mountain, but is often overlooked because it occurs singly and is relatively small in size. 18 x 29 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #bluedisa #flower #tablemountain #orchid #southafrica #blue #capetown #lovecapetown  (at Table Mountain National Park)

Day 287 : The Blue Disa | Disa Graminifolia can be found alongside many of the trails on Table Mountain, but is often overlooked because it occurs singly and is relatively small in size. 18 x 29 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #bluedisa #flower #tablemountain #orchid #southafrica #blue #capetown #lovecapetown (at Table Mountain National Park)

Day 286 : Hasselblad 1600F. 27 x 25 mm. πŸ“· #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #hasselblad #camera #capetown #lovecapetown (at Cameraland SA)

Day 286 : Hasselblad 1600F. 27 x 25 mm. πŸ“· #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #hasselblad #camera #capetown #lovecapetown (at Cameraland SA)

Day 285 : The Lulav and Etrog relate to the Jewish harvest festival, Sukkot. 28 x 17 mm. πŸ‹πŸŒΎ #365postcardsforants #miniature #wdc624 #watercolour #painting #lulav #etrog #sukkot #judaism #capetown #lovecapetown  (at Great Synagogue)

Day 285 : The Lulav and Etrog relate to the Jewish harvest festival, Sukkot. 28 x 17 mm. πŸ‹πŸŒΎ #365postcardsforants #miniature #wdc624 #watercolour #painting #lulav #etrog #sukkot #judaism #capetown #lovecapetown (at Great Synagogue)

Day 284 : The N’ice Ice Cream Parlour on the Strand beachfront sells ice creams the size of your head. 🍦🍦 16 x 25 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #icecream #softserve #strand #beach #capetown  (at N’ice)

Day 284 : The N’ice Ice Cream Parlour on the Strand beachfront sells ice creams the size of your head. 🍦🍦 16 x 25 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #icecream #softserve #strand #beach #capetown (at N’ice)

Day 283 : Southern Common Duiker | Sylvicapra Grimmia Grimmia. πŸ‚ 26 x 18 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #duiker #capetown #lovecapetown

Day 283 : Southern Common Duiker | Sylvicapra Grimmia Grimmia. πŸ‚ 26 x 18 mm. #365postcardsforants #wdc624 #miniature #watercolour #duiker #capetown #lovecapetown

Day 282 : 33 years ago, Ken Alrick took the propellor off his Spitfire and flew it in the 1981 Soaring Nationals in Cape Town, with the motor still under the cowling to provide ballast and keep the CG in the right place. ✈️ 28 x 28 mm. #365postcardsforants #miniature #watercolour #wdc624 #spitfire #modelairplane #powerscalesoaring #capetown #lovecapetown  (at Cape Town, Western Cape)

Day 282 : 33 years ago, Ken Alrick took the propellor off his Spitfire and flew it in the 1981 Soaring Nationals in Cape Town, with the motor still under the cowling to provide ballast and keep the CG in the right place. ✈️ 28 x 28 mm. #365postcardsforants #miniature #watercolour #wdc624 #spitfire #modelairplane #powerscalesoaring #capetown #lovecapetown (at Cape Town, Western Cape)

And this is the final product : postcards and fridge magnets for ants - for @yuppiechef’s Boxes of Happy! πŸ’Œ

(#regram from @reneenesbitt) 

#yuppiechef #paintingsforants #boxesofhappy  (at Cape Town Vredehoek)

And this is the final product : postcards and fridge magnets for ants - for @yuppiechef’s Boxes of Happy! πŸ’Œ

(#regram from @reneenesbitt)

#yuppiechef #paintingsforants #boxesofhappy (at Cape Town Vredehoek)