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Crisco BL

My name is Sabelo Crisco Dlamini better known as Crisco BL. I’m an illustrator based in Durban. I’ve been illustrating for about a year & unlike other digital illustrators, I use my phone instead of a laptop to create my paintings.
My art is based on Depression, Anxiety & Anti Self Harm. The reason as to why I base my illustrations around these things is because I don’t think they are spoken of as much as they should be nor are they taken seriously. My illustrations or a form of self-reflection, things that I’ve gone through myself. I feel that in doing this, people can relate to my art as much as I do. 
A lot of teenagers these days go through the above mentioned and don’t have the platform to talk about it or express it. I want to make art that makes people feel like they’re not alone and that there are ways to deal with their pain.
You’ve probably noticed that I use a lot of yellow as a background in all my art. Yellow is a colour that is associated with happiness. I use the c…

Arita Bagwandin

I am a businesswoman, a brand ambassador, social media personality, radio host and magazine editor. I am founder and CEO of the Sense of Luxury (Sol) Media Group. 

The Sense of Luxury (Sol) Media Group is a media company specializing in the promotion and advertising of various national and international brands through our lifestyle magazine, our radio shows, our TV content/shows as well as our extensive social media platforms. 

The Travel Wild & "luxe living with Arita" shows, are the first social media radio hub creating and curating content that is authentic and relevant which informs, entertains, empowers and inspires - targeting the engaged early adopters, connected in a digital world reaching national and international listeners. I love interacting with my listeners and being able to take them on my journey with me. 

I also do show specials for on World TV, on my lifestyle show featuring the best in travel, food and incredible people. 

The shows are streamed on :

I heart Radio 
Google Play store
World TV
Now reaching millions worldwide. 

I am passionate about people, food, fashion and lifestyle and so my job as editor of the magazine enables me to combine all my passions and work on them everyday.  I love sharing my favorite things and parts of my life with the world and that's where social media comes in. As I shared more of my life and passions etc on my social media platforms, the more my following grew and I am so honoured to be able to share with my followers and to have them share their favuorite things etc in their lives, with me. 

I am also fortunate enough to work with fabulous brands from all around the world as brand ambassador, which allows me to meet and work with amazing people and create campaigns that will make the brand proud. 

I am a firm believer in giving back and this is the belief that led to the formation of my foundation. The Arita Foundation aims to support and assist underprivileged households and more specifically the kids of these households, with basic essentials such as food, water etc and education. We provide lunches, school fees, books, uniforms etc so that these kids can have a proper education. 

Instagram: @Arita_Bagwandin

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