Maria and Nokubonga from Wild Olive African Artisans

Tradition – this week on The Insider SA we learn about South Africa’s rich heritage and celebrate tradition by meeting a diverse range of people who have found unique ways to either keep traditions alive or challenge them.

We cook with acclaimed chef Zanele van Zyl who takes us through preparing her own twist on a 7 colours luncheon.

Chef Zanele van Zyl

Enter the pride of the Cape Floral Kingdom with Giselle Courtney of the Cape Fynbos Experience, and see amazing fynbos-based products such as teas and more.

Giselle Courtney of the Cape Fynbos Experience

Visit South Africa’s most recognisable and collected ceramic art brand, Ardmore Ceramic Art that was established in the foothills of the Drakensberg Mountains of KwaZulu-Natal.

Ardmore - The Sabie Fabric Collection

Discover the Wild Olive African Artisans – an artistic apothecary and perfumery house producing  African-made products, while educating and empowering local staff in perfumery and craft.

Maria de la Tara, Creative Director of Wild Olive African Artisans

Meet the team behind Avoova, which started out as a small company in the remote Karoo and has grown to a truly South African enterprise that exports products marrying the luxury of ostrich eggs with artisanal products to 15 countries. 

Avoova hand-crafted Ostrich-eggshell decorative items

Explore the workshop of Cape Cobra – a family-owned business that produces leathercraft from sustainable sources, and has become Africa’s largest exporter of luxury exotic leather goods.

Cape Cobra luxury handbags

And learn more about Capitec and GetSmarters exciting partnership that can help future change agents set themselves apart by empowering their education.

Come on a journey of discovery with us this Tuesday at 19h30 on SABC 3.