My name is Jacqui Simpson-Whittaker

I am an artist and teacher with many years of experience. I have taught hundreds of aspiring adults and children how to be creative over the years.

I have a passion for art and everything about it which is evident in my studio and gallery where I teach and live.

Many people see art and becoming an artist, as a mystical, difficult skill that takes years and years of hard work.

Yes, it does take a lot of work when you see it as work, but when you see it as a way to explore a part of your mind and your brain that opens a whole new way of seeing the world and the life around you, you will soon discover that you cannot live a full and productive life without it.

Art is a definitive part of absolutely everyone.

It is my purpose to show you that…

Interview with KykNet – 2018

We were very honored to have KykNet come out and film us for a section in a breakfast show. Take a stroll through our studio …

Celebration of Life

A selection of paintings and artwork that I created over time. Art is timeless …

Paintings from 2018

I love to try my hand at various subjects and mediums. This is a selection of pastels, graphite, watercolours, acrylic paintings, and printing techniques. Landscapes, still-life and portraiture …

My artwork is an eclectic body of various mediums and subjects. I love all mediums and I use them all, which is why I also teach in all mediums. An art medium, whether it be pencil, charcoal, pastel, acrylic or watercolour is just a tool that we use to create art. Using various mediums is exciting and creative. 

I take commissions for paintings and portraiture.

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4 Typhoon Road, Pierre Van Ryneveld, Centurion


082 490 7876



Tue:   10:00am – 6:00pm

Wed: 10:00am – 6:00pm

Thu:  10:00am – 6:00pm

Fri:    10:00am – 6:00pm

Sat:   9:00am – 1:00pm

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