Welcome to the Studio 46 website

If you are perhaps not familiar with Studio 46 and have not yet had the chance to visit our premises, we invite you to come and relax and spend some time with us.

Studio 46 is a fine art, jewellery and handcraft gallery run by the mother and daughter combination of Louise Van Rhyn and Hettie Wainwright, both of whom share a passion for people, art, creativity and design.

No visit to the Cape West Coast is complete without a stop at Studio 46. Situated along the idyllic Bloubergstrand seashore, it is a relaxing and vibrant venue where you will be able to find the perfect gift for friends or family, or possibly a treasured memento of your visit to the area. You may even find a new piece of fine artwork to add to your collection, that reflects the atmosphere and ambience of the Cape Peninsula and especially the West Coast.

Studio 46 focuses on providing a venue for the exhibition of works created by talented local artists, including photographers, painters, sculptures, crafters and jewellery designers.

If you are an artist, photographer or designer and would like to exhibit your work please do not hesitate to contact us. we are always looking for new creations to showcase and welcome all enquiries.

Studio 46 also offers a variety of other personalised services to match the needs of our clients.


We can assist you from start to finish with the formulation, design and manufacture of any jewellery piece you need created. We will work within the budget you have allocated, to produce a piece of jewellery that is truly unique and tailored to your exact specification. 

Hettie is a qualified jeweller by trade and has a great depth of experience in all areas of jewellery design and manufacturing. Allow us to help you bring your jewellery desires and creations to life.


We also undertake all painting and artwork commissions, and will gladly convert any cherished photos to canvas or create a new work of art as per your instructions. Louise is a well established figure in the local art community with years of training to her name, and large portolio of work covering various styles and genres.   

Please contact us should you require any further information in regard to these services, and we will gladly advise you to the best of our ability.