Village Art Tour: This interactive workshop ignite’s and fulfill’s cultural curiosity. A private tutor, one of the chief’s sons, will be on site to guide the workshop – a truly hidden talent on the Zimbabwean art scene. Spend time immersed in local culture, along with a traditional meal to conclude the workshop. Catching memories through oils, watercolours, beading or finger painting, a piece of Africa will be taken home – in one’s own shade of expression.
On the outskirts of Victoria Falls, lies an African homestead which goes by the name of Mpisi’s Village. This Zimbabwean village is steeped in local Ndebele culture, and home to the Mpisi family. Their traditional huts and communal living area truly depict the culturally rich lifestyle of Africa.
” You can opt for the colourful and creative acrylics, where you will be painting on either wood or canvas, depicting the bright colours and richness of Zimbabwe. Whether you want to use brushes or your own fingers, you get to take home a unique piece to remind you of Africa and its eccentricities. Most acrylic pieces also have the option of being made into clocks – an awesome souvenir of your time spent in Africa. The second option is the Watercolour and sketch, where you learn the delicate nature of watercolours, and their ability to transform reality into a memory through brushstrokes. From postcard to A3 size paintings, capture the essence of the Zambezi…”
Please note that this village art tour is done from the Zimbabwean side of Victoria Falls. To view our other day trips, please click here.
- Duration: Approximately 3.5 hours long
- Includes: Art materials, cultural tour, a traditional meal and selected drinks.
- Excludes: Tips