If you wish to organise a workshop for you and your art friends closer to home, feel free to contact me. You can also support me on Patreon where I provide online tutorials.


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If you wish to broaden your artistic knowledge, learn more about soft pastel techniques, observe the secrets to painting the bushveld or just do something therapeutic after all the Covid stress then this one is for you!

Chameleon Bush Lodge, situated in the Big 5 Dinokeng Game Reserve, and David Johnson Art Tutorials have teamed up to offer you a holiday with a difference. The lodge is situated in the malaria-free central region of the Dinokeng Game Reserve, 40 km north of the Sefako Makgatho (Zambesi) intersection on the N1 North, on the Hammanskraal / Boekenhoutskloof offramp.

David Johnson is recognised amongst R.S.A.'s top Soft Pastel artists, specialising in bushveld, wildlife and cattle. As an art teacher he comes highly recommended. From beginners to the experienced, all are catered for. He will be hosting a 3-day art workshop (max 10 students) at the lodge, from Tuesday, 1 December 2020 to Thursday, 3 December 2020.