Zizamele Ceramics travels the world

Zizamele founder Toni Burton recently took our signature ceramics to all four corners of the globe to showcase exciting new designs as well as our ever popular Ubuntu bowls. Our journey started with a very long flight to Tokyo via Singapore. We set up at Giftex 2015 on the same night we arrived and were on our stand bright and early the next […]

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New ‘YES! We Canister’ range

The buff coloured clay has turned wooden lids in walnut and the charcoal clay has turned wooden lids in ash. There is also a more affordable range with local South African pine lids. Ideal for storage, decor or even as seats, The canisters come in small, medium, large and VERY LARGE! We are also able to create handmade […]

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Ceramic workshops for kids at Imhoff Farm

Zizamele Ceramics will be hosting holiday ceramic workshop at Imhoff Farm over the June/July school holidays. To find out more, contact Toni on info@zizamele.co.za. We also do birthday party ceramic workshops – great for winter babies. The healing, therapeutic properties of clay are well documented and working with clay is great for children of all ages. […]

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Zizamele Ceramics on Craftscurator

Zizamele Ceramics was recently featured on Craftscurator, an international trend guide on global crafts and handmade design. Craftscurator is coaching a group of 29 companies from South Africa. In this long term programme, exporters are learning what it takes to launch product ranges on the European market. Irene Vermeulen, the trends expert from Craftscurator, is […]

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Desmond and Leah Tutu’s 50th wedding anniversary

Zizamele Ceramics has been commissioned to produce 25 of their signature Bambanani Bowls for Desmond and Leah Tutu’s 50th wedding anniversary in July. The Bambanani Bowl is an African version of the Friendship Bowl, also known as the Ubuntu Bowl. The iconic image of a group of Xhosa women holding hands encircles the bowl. “For the […]

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Zizamele heading to Tokyo and Melbourne

Zizamele is heading to Asia and then “down under” to showcase new colours and products in the Zizamele Ceramics range. We’ll be at GIFTEX in Tokyo from 8–10 July 2015, Japan’s leading trade fair for all kinds of gift items. “In 2008 we met a loyal client from Tokyo who has ordered from us since then and it […]

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Zizamele Ceramics at The Watershed

Zizamele Ceramics is proud to be a permanent exhibitor at the V&A Waterfront’s vibrant new craft and design market, The Watershed. Curated by Trevyn McGowan of Source SA, Watershed has a wide product offering across various categories, all creatively designed, beautifully crafted and produced entirely in Africa. Here you will find all our old favourites – […]

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Zizamele Ceramics is a finalist in the Exporter of the Year awards

A Cape Town company which exports manufactured goods to China and firms in the growing boat-building and aquaculture industries are among the finalists in this year’s Absa – Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry Western Cape Exporter of the Year Competition. “We have had an excellent crop of entries and the judges have had a […]

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SARCDA show in Joburg

Zizamele Ceramics and Urshworks Ceramics: Hall 2, stand L10. Zizamele will once again be participating in the SARCDA Christmas trade exhibition, held at Gallagher Convention Centre  in Midrand, Gauteng. The exhibition runs from the 22nd – 25th August and showcases products from the gift, toy and decor industries. There are plenty of innovative and inspiring […]

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Zizamele to hold CHILDREN’S ceramic painting and clay workshops from the 24th June – 14 July

Zizamele will be holding children’s ceramic painting and clay workshops every morning from 11am – 1pm from the 24th June – 14 July in the shop at Imhoff Farm. Each session is a single project but bookings can be made for as many sessions wanted and various projects can be worked on. The cost is […]

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