Workshops in 2017

Marriana Booyens will be doing workshops starting from March 2017. The third Saturday morning of every month will be workshop time. Time slot: 10:00 till 2pm.

Workshop 1 (Sat. 18 March) : Creative Garden Art / Transforming the ordinary into something extraordinary. Bring along stuff that you always wanted to do something with and we transform it into functional art. Marriana can also provide the object (a tire), and guide the transformation into a potting container.

Second part of Workshop 1: ( Sat.15 April). Fee: R 1400 (R 700 per saturday)

Workshop 2 ( Sat. 20 May) Drawing a portrait / Painting a Portrait in Oil Colours
Second part of Workshop 2: (17 June)

Workshop 3 ( Sat. 15th July) Encaustic Painting.
Learning to paint with Beeswax in Oil Painting. One of the oldest painting techniques in the world is Encaustic painting and it is a fascinating method to learn.
Second part of Workshop 3: (19 August).

Workshop 4: (16 Sept.) Watercolour portraits.
Learn to paint portraits in Watercolour…not easy, but very worthwhile.
Second part of workshop 4: (21 October).

Workshop 5: (4 and 18 Nov) How to plan and paint a Mural.
Learn to paint a Mural to use inside your house, or outside.

For more detailed info please contact Marriana Booyens per email at
Only 10 slots per workshop available. Please let Marriana know if you are interested in a specific workshop, but the time does not suit you…if she gets at least 5 people interested in a particular workshop, she can try to adjust the time. Price might differ for every workshop if Marriana supplies the art materials. Usually price per workshop is R 700 per Saturday, if the student provides his/her own art materials. Workshops will run over 2 Saturday mornings.

Workshops by Marriana Booyens

Marriana Booyens will be presenting a Workshop in Watercolour Painting on the 21st and the 28th of June 2014. The focus will be painting a Portrait in Watercolour. Marriana takes you through the steps and you will learn through her demonstrations as well as your own experimentation with the medium and subject matter. The Workshop will be held in Stellenbosch. Please contact Marriana at for any inquiries. There are 10 places available per workshop. Cost of Workshop: R850 per person.

Workshop coming up this Saturday the 10th of January 2015 “How to paint a portrait in Oil colour”. Workshop runs over 2 Saturdays at the total cost of R1200 per person. Still some places available.

Dit wat aan die boom hang - KUNS UITSTALLING

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n Huis soos myne - Kunsuitstalling.

Die kunstenaar Marriana Booyens nooi jou in haar studio-huis in - kom kyk hoe praat haar kunswerke teen haar eie mure.


12 November 2011 12:00 RSVP 082 875 4943

Uitstalling ure:

Woensdae tot Saterdae 10:00 - 17:00 12 November - 26 November 2011


Marriana se studio-huis 27 Pajarolaan, Jamestown, STELLENBOSCH.

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Oncology Exhibition - Aardklop 2011

Survivors of caner

I will be exhibiting two works at Aardklop as part of a cancer awareness exhibition. I was asked to paint to survivors of cancer to create hope for people who suffer from the disease. I painted two water colour works. Please join me at Aardkop to take part in this wonderful initiative.

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