Stop the Presses – Submission Extension!

by | Mar 4, 2019 | Latest News

For all the last minuters, we’ve got your back! Drumroll please… We’re extending the artwork deadline until Monday, 25th of March 2019 (absolute latest) if the artworks get delivered to us directly!

All the drop off boxes have been collected, but you can deliver your artwork to our head office in Dunkeld, Johannesburg – we’re here Monday – Friday from 9am till 5pm. So, please keep your artwork rolling in!

Address: theSQUAD Creative Events, Humankind Building, 259 Jan Smuts Avenue (cnr Jan Smuts & Smits Road – entrance on Smits), Dunkeld, Johannesburg, 2196.


We’re looking for volunteers to help during the set up and event at Victoria Yards.

When: Friday 29 March from 09h00 until 17h00 and Saturday 30 March from 09h00 until 22h00.

Tasks will include: Hanging artwork, helping with parking, ticketing, envelope sales and more.

Why Volunteer? Because you’re awesome / it’s an invaluable event experience / it will look great on your CV / you’ll feel good by giving back / we would be super grateful! Anyone keen; please fill out the Volunteer Form on our website or the email

So Much Love

We’ve been overwhelmed with airtime for 1000D, including:

Phew – thank you! That said, we’re still looking for sponsorship for t-shirts, furniture, hardware goods, stickers, envelopes, wristbands, signage and food for crew and volunteers. Please drop us a mail if you can help with any of these!

Doodle Session

Catch the next doodle event with Dlala Nje – Saturday 9 March from 15h00 to 17h00.

See the Art

Keep your eye on our Facebook and Instagram pages for the amazing donations we’ve received – including phenomenal art by established artists and talent that’s about to be recognised in a big way.

Thank you!

We would like to do a massive shout out to Bianca Sidelsky and Wayne Bishop from PHD Media for assisting us with getting our radio ad on so many radio stations (702, Jacaranda, SABC, 94.7, Kaya FM) and organising our TV Advert that will be aired this month on eTV and DTSV.

Another big shout out goes to the whole team who assisted with updating our TV advert, Hungry Fillms and Orchestra Blue Post Production, we couldn’t have done it without you

You guys are all truly amazing, and we are beyond grateful. Thank you!

Comments and Queries

If you have any comment or queries about please make use of our 1000 Drawings 30 March Event Page on Facebook.


  • Charities benefiting from your generosity are Dlala NjeEverybody Love Everybody (ELE) and our original beneficiary Paballo Ya Batho, the reason 1000 Drawings exists today.
  • Night of 1000 Drawings 2019 event will be held at Victoria Yards on Saturday, 30th March 2019. Gates open at 16h00.
  • Tickets are available from: Webtickets for R100 all artworks for sale for R150.

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