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Celebrate your South African heritage, add some cultural flair with Pentel Fabric Fun!


Heritage Day has long been a favourite public holiday in South Africa. It’s a day where all South Africans are encouraged to celebrate their culture and the diversity of their beliefs and traditions. It’s also a day in which we celebrate that South Africa is beautiful country that belongs to all who live in it. […]


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Essentials for Surviving Varsity


Studying at tertiary level can be incredibly rewarding; it can also be intimidating. If you’re not properly prepared, it can seem even worse. It’s with this in mind that we have decided to give you some tips as to what every student needs to succeed. You will be writing a lot. Whether it’s while jotting […]


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The Pen Truly is Mightier


The pen is a fascinating and often undervalued item found in nearly every home, office and classroom across the world. Before the age of computers, it was this object that powered us into the information age. Today we’re honouring this unsung hero by looking at where it came from and what it’s all about. Back […]


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Watercolour Techniques


So you consider yourself an artsy person, but don’t necessarily know where to start or what to do when doing watercolours? We’ve got you covered with a few watercolour techniques to get you on your way to being the next James McNeill Whistler. The first step to mastering watercolour techniques is a flat wash. This […]


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Get Your Office Organised


It’s well known that an organised workspace is a more productive one. With this knowledge, why do so many of us work in cluttered chaos? Being organised is not nearly as labourious as many think. With small changes, you could make your workspace a dream! Start with your desk. Get rid of everything you don’t […]


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Download and Print this Study Timetable


Studying according to a timetable is a great way to stay on top of things and combat the stress that comes with being disorganised. We have decided to make things a little easier for you by giving you this handy pre-made timetable, all you need to do now is fill in the blanks! Easy, right? […]


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How to make beautiful watercolour type DIY Cards


What you will need: Pentel Paint Marker in white. Pentel Arts Water colour Paint Card Stock Varied Paintbrushes Water Create a stencil for the front of your card so that you can paint in a shape neatly. This can be done on another piece of card so that you can repeat the design in future. […]


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