Will and Elbé Coetsee talking about Mogalakwena Craft Art

A Case Study in Social Entrepreneurship

A Leader’s Angle talk delivered at the University of Stellenbosch Business School.

The empowerment project at Mogalakwena

(start at 9:20)

A video by Gary Waterworth Owen founder of Responsibility Alliance.

South Africa : Mogalakwena 2014

So many good memories

Giraffes, Sunsets and sunrises…The artist retreat…

From woodcarvers to bead work

By Elbé Coetsee

We take a look at the incredible craft art in SA.


FMR radio interview

Craft art in South Africa

By Elbé Coetsee




Craft Art in South Africa: Creative Intersections

Elbé Coetsee

Jonathan Ball Publishers 2015

Collector’s Edition—–R 4 500.00

Standard Edition——–R 450.00

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Craft Art in South Africa

Elbé Coetsee

Struik Publishers 2002

Collector’s Edition—–R 2 500.00

Standard Edition——–Out of print

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  • 2003 Nedbank/Mail&Guardian – Cultural Project of the Year Award
  • 2006 SA Buro of Standards award for weaving of Zulu Mama chair