Being retrenched from one’s secure employment is a traumatic experience. So it’s a choice – go into a depressive state or get out there and make a plan. Kate Grobler, who was retrenched in 2008, made a plan of which she never dreamed would find it’s way into homes ALL ROUND THE WORLD (with the exception of Antarctica). Her art, which is inspired by her collecting and selling of second hand goods, has called to many minds memories of old coffee pots and enamel ware, from Argentina to Zambia and all the countries in between. That’s not bad for a girl who is self taught?
Come and see her work every Saturday morning at Scarab Craft market