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Retha du Toit
Artist | Professional | Varied
South Africa
Art has always been a big part of who I am. In years gone by, I have tried my hand at many different forms of art. Of all of the different things I have tried, fashion design and my current occupation as full time artist have taken up the most of my time.
In 1994, I joined a small local Art School and studied art in all the formats under Muriel Brown, up until 1997. I continued studying art on my own and in 2000; I joined the Rhonzwa Art School for a period o f 5 years. I learnt a lot from Rowna Schwartz, but most importantly she helped me to find my own style. It started out very realistic until I moved into a more unique objective abstract style, which is still visible in my latest paintings. Acrylics, Pastel and Watercolors and Mixed Media and Oils have been a part of my portfolio up to now and I enjoy each and every medium.
In 2006 I took up another interest and completed a course in Graphic Art I work from a small home studio in Krugersdorp, Johannesburg and have the privilege of being a full time artist outside of my Home executive duties. Most of my paintings are painted on inspiration but I do a lot of commissions and special requests. In the last year I have started presenting private art lessons and will continue to do so, as I find it very fulfilling to aid someone else in finding their expression in the world of art. Through all my art I express the Glory of God and his words ,and speak to people as He has been my greatest inspiration.
Leopards and Lillie’s, Kosmos Gallery,
Wilropark Gallery and Framers (Continuous Display)
Alette Wessels Gallery for Jacaranda Festival
Art Den
My art is also on display online at


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Bernardumaine Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2014  Professional Traditional Artist
Thank you for faving "Urban landscape 5" :D
Pevansy Featured By Owner Jan 23, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Many thanks for the fave :)
Artylike Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Professional General Artist
Thanx to you too.
FrederikeLisabet Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Hello there! Thanks a bunch for the fav, it's really lovely!: ) also might i add, your work is very very beautiful! xx
Artylike Featured By Owner Jan 14, 2014  Professional General Artist
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