5 - 8 May 2022 Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, JHB SEE YOU NEXT TIME

Turn your passion into profit

Who Exhibits...


Hobby-X is SA’s largest event for the Hobby, Craft & Leisure industries. Companies who exhibit are distributors, manufacturers and agents of materials, supplies & equipment for crafts, art, hobbies and leisure activities. The 2022 edition also includes a number of new exciting features. These include:

Creator’s Hub – where uniquely crafted items are showcased and sold

Holistic Lifestyle - a variety of natural remedies to choose from

Artisanal Food–a marketplace to tantalize discerning food lovers

Why Exhibit?

You have the opportunity to showcase your products and services to a targeted audience. The event is a platform that is visual, interactive and entertaining, inviting a wide spectrum of visitors from around Gauteng over a 4 day period. Hobby-X is marketed extensively to ensure we make your exhibitor experience worth it and to meet your expectations.

Exhibit with us and...

  • Generate more sales
  • Source new clients
  • Increase turnover & profit
  • Grow your market share
  • Build brand awareness

Who will you meet?

Retail outlets | Specialist stores | Producing craftsmen | Training institutions | Wholesale & Foreign trade | Mail order business & E-commerce | Manufacturers & Suppliers | Importers/Exporters | Distributors & Agents | Wedding & Party planners | Play therapists & Occupational therapists | School/Nursery teachers | Scrapbookers | Artists | Hobbyist | Bakers | Readers | Crafters | Collectors | And, so much more

Tick it off...

  • Meet the ultimate users of your products
  • Be ahead of your competitors
  • Introduce new people to your brand
  • Know what your customers want
  • Widen your geographical footprint

2022 Exhibitors

3D-Printing Store - 4x6

We are one of the leading 3D printing businesses in South Africa.  Over the years we expanded our product focus to related technologies like CNC and lasers.  Our core values are customer satisfaction, to be known as a supplier with integrity, to develop and grow our people and to do what we do with passion. Mahatma Gandhi said: "Be the change you want to see in the world" and he is a lot smarter than we are, so we followed his advice and started 3D Printing

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African Expressions Logo

Luxurious locally manufactured natural fibre yarns for all your knitting, crochet, weaving and looming enjoyment. A wide range of colours, textures and thicknesses available suitable for nearly every creative yarn project imaginable.

South African fibres, spun in Port Elizabeth, South Africa for all to enjoy. There is a yarn for every crafter in the African Expressions range. Let the creativity run wild. 

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Cameo postage Stamp Colour Logo

Cameo Décor Paint proudly manufactures our own paint, using our unique bases and liquid tints giving our Paint range an edge in the market.  The paint is easy to work with and dries to a smooth finish.  The quality of our product combined with our service excellence is what we offer to our creatives. 

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Active Lifestyles is all about a happy, healthy home. We are Brand Partners of Young Living Essential Oils and offer the complete range of products, including Diffusers, DIY kits, Books,  Blends & Recipes to incorporate in your daily lives. Expect expert advice from buying your first oil to becoming a Business Builder. Come and see how Essential Oils can change your life!

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For over 30 years, Adendorff Machinery Mart has been sourcing equipment from across the globe to supply an extensive range of quality tools and machinery at affordable competitive prices making us a dynamic company that has emerged as a market leader in the supply of quality tools and machinery to the engineering, automotive, construction, metal work, joinery and various other industries.
Visit one of our 24 branches situated in all major city centres across South Africa, or see our website: to view our exciting range, complete contact details, hints, videos and more product information.

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Astro Logo - 4x6

Astro Labels provides Label & Satin printing machines that allow existing businesses to either offer an additional service to their clients or alternatively setup a new printing bureau business. These very cost-effective machines which allow for a low barrier to entry. We also have high end machines that will accommodate full colour printing.

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Begk's Smoked food Logo

Begk’s Smoked Food is a company that specialise in traditional European wood smoked food. All our products are hand made and sourced locally.

We offer a variety of products starting from Hungarian chorizo, Spanish and Italian salami, bacon, variety of meat cuts to smoked cheeses like gouda and more. We see our selves as a craft deli.

All our products are made in Cape Town, locally. We are also proud to be preservative free.

Our products are perfect for a snack on the go as well as a great gift or some good quality food to enjoy at home.

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BotShop logo - 4x6

Bot Shop has been in the Electronics and Robotics importing, production and education business for ten years now. We have a product range of over 700 items and expand our range by 40% per year. The “GoGoBot” and "Arduino Course" is our main educational and programmable robotics item. We have also presented many Arduino and IoT (Internet of Things) workshops through the years and also have online training platforms with all content written by us.

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Bread Emporium Logo

Bread Emporium specializes in artisan bread making tools and ingredients. We supply everything a hobby baker needs to make amazing traditional style bread at home.

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Briza Publications Logo

High-quality books and products on nature. Our Callfinder and Callfinder-ready books are very popular. This is an electronic pen that allows you to listen to sounds, words, and sentences from our Callfinder-ready books. 

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Brother Web Safe Colour logo

Brother is a leading brand that supplies a diverse range of reliable and innovative products to more than 100 countries worldwide. The World of Brother offers printing, scanning, labelling and sewing and embroidery solutions that are convenient to use while efficiently streamlining your workflow, thus making them ideal in corporate, SME and home environments.

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Bubble Bar Logo

We do Flavourful bubble tea with fruity bursting bobas.

Nice and fluffy dunky dounuts with different flavoured toppings 

Caits Logo

Each book is designed to enhance and stimulate a child at their most receptive time.  To ensure that they develop excellent fine motor skills, hand to eye coordination and problem-solving abilities Providing every child with the best start in life.

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Cannabis Oil Research is a research company, that makes our own Medicinal Cannabis. We cannot run Clinical Trials but we do collect patient data and results for Research purposes, to determine what works effectively for Natural Healing.

We encourage and support Medicinal Cannabis combined with healthy and positive lifestyles.

Our aim is to combine Medicinal Cannabis Protocols with Natural Healing Remedies, from your tried and tested Grandma's remedies to Holistic Healing; encompassing Body, Mind, Spirit, and Emotion


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Chamdor Logo

Largest fabric wholesalers in Africa.

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Clay Club Logo Banner2

We make our own mosaic inserts and tiles and package lovely DIY mosaic kits. These will all be on display and for sale. Our sales staff are experienced and can assist you with choosing and planning your mosaic projects.

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Geek and Entertainment-themed comics, toys, and collectibles.

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Crazy Crafts Logo

Our company was established 27 years ago and Crazy Crafts has since been the most widely recognised Crafts Brand in the Southern African regions. We also export #kidsfunstuff #crazycrafts products to all neighboring African countries such as Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Lesotho, Mozambique, and Tanzania.

Crazy Crafts is the Sole Distributor of Acrilex Paint Products and Guarany Dye Products, all imported from Brazil.

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Cricut Logo

Cricut helps people lead more creative lives – through our desktop cutting machine you can create anything – organize, personalize and customize your life in just a few easy steps.

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Diamond dot painting logo - 4x6

Diamond-Dot Painting® is a paint-by-number/mosaic-like art to keep you busy for hours. Suitable for young and old, diamond painting is great therapy for individuals and group activities. There is something for everyone. And if you prefer a more personal picture, head over to our Custom page and request a personalised Diamond-Dot Painting® just for you or a loved one.

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Divetek logo

Divetek has been in the Scuba Industry since 1991. We have two stores located in Johannesburg

and Pretoria.

Our facilities sell diving equipment, service all gear as well as offer NAUI Scuba Courses from Open

Water to Instructor.

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DNA Logo

Personal hand held physiotherapy massagers which assist in relieving all sorts of ailments from migraines; sciatica & poor circulation to muscle aches, stiffness, arthritis and sports related injuries. Or it could just be used for relaxation purposes.

The variety of therapeutic products range cater to the most demanding of athletes to people who simply seek to improve their health. These slim, compact designs, allow you to use industrial grade spa treatments anytime, anywhere at affordable prices.

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Are you itching to make your home a place of inspiration or create personal DIY gifts for your beloved ones? We show you what Dremel tools and accessories are the perfect matches for your inner crafter and guide you through various easy DIY projects that will astound everyone! Dremel ‘BIG ON DETAIL’


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epromo logo

ePromo searches the globe internationally and locally to find the most innovative, high-quality products to make your life as comfortable and convenient as possible.

We are proud of the fact that we import directly and in this way can guarantee you the best prices for the best quality.

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Faber Castell logo

Faber-Castell your companion for life. Founded in 1761, Faber-Castell is one of the world’s oldest industrial companies manufacturing high-quality products for writing, drawing, and creating. Faber-Castell is committed to producing top-quality products, embracing innovation and creativity while continually striving for environmentally friendly processes and materials that contribute to the preservation of our planet. 

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Gencotech LOGO 1

Situated in the heart of Hartbeespoort Gencotech Laser Marking has been the proud distributors for GCC in Southern Africa from February 2006 making us one of the leading laser/UV and Eco Solvent system suppliers in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, and Mauritius.


We are keeping more than 1.5 million Rands of servicing parts in stock to make sure our customers experience minimal downtime.

We provide a 24/7 backup support system for our customers via Cell, Skype, and TeamViewer.


We are also one of the strongest brands in South Africa and have many referrals if you would like to talk to some of them that have been using the GCC laser systems for the past 15 years- 20 years.


We offer great, high-quality products and excellent service.  It is our mission to exceed all of our customer's needs. Dedication to that mission is one big reason why almost all of our customers come back to us.  

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We import and manufacture locally, affordable and stylish furniture. We are open to both retail and wholesale customers.  We also offer customised furniture.  Our customers are our priority.

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Hardware Centre remains South Africa’s leading woodwork store outlet. We stock a complete range of the highest quality local and international woodworking tools, accessories, and finishing products. We offer a complete service that includes specialist woodwork advice and technical assistance.


All our sales personnel are extensively experienced in woodworking and have been in the industry for many years. They can advise our customers on most problems experienced by woodworkers and are eager to share their knowledge of our products.

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We specialise in business opportunities so clients can start their own printing businesses printing on novelty and corporate gift products, We will showcase our Silhouette craft cutter range, Sawgrass sublimation printers, Muggit heat presses, Muggit Heat transfer vinyl, and much more.

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Just Love Stitch Logo

Just Love Stitch is all about handmade items for everyday life using cross stitch on mediums such as wood and leather. Our products range from keyrings, notebooks, pencil bags, and much more. Every item is handmade with love and centers around cross stitch with a modern interpretation. Our products come in DIY kits that include everything you need to cross-stitch the product yourself.

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Mari's Fudge logo - 4x6

Maris makes old school sweets with all the richest ingredients. Our Crumbly Fudge is made from home-made Jersey Cow milk, rich and creamy. The Salted Popcorn Brittle is a terribly addictive nibble. A bit of sweetness and saltiness topped with dark chocolate.

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Maizey Plastics

Maizey has a national footprint with 23 branches and a convenient online store for quick, easy ordering and deliveries. We offer the largest range of heat transfer films, self-adhesive vinyl, glass décor films, acrylic sheet/panels, acrylic mirrors, doming products, engraving laminates, printable media, and foam and paper boards for crafting or modeling applications.

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MEGA is the trade and investment arm of the provincial government of Mpumalanga. We support enterprises through funding, market intelligence, export and import advisory services.

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National sea rescue logo - 4x6

The National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) is a non-profit organisation that saves lives on South African waters.

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Paquitos Logo

We bring exquisite Spanish-style Churros to South Africa, these are the Spanish version of doughnut produced in a form of a stick which you dip into a dulce de leche sauce which is also homemade! They will leave your lips coated in sugar and have you asking for more. We also do a version that has a center filling and those come in three flavors, chocolate caramel, and milk tart.

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Penkyu is an educational software developed to not only educate, but also stimulate a student’s mind through fun, interactive activities.

The software specializes in keeping students engaged within the content they are learning, through making math easy to understand. By developing a student’s skills in math, they are given the tools to also excel in other subjects like science, geography, accounting, etc. 

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Perfect laser logo - 4x6

Perfect Laser Technologies has 8 branches throughout South Africa and has pioneered and supported entrepreneurs with a ONE-STOP-SHOP approach to selling and supporting Laser, Fiber, UV, Eco-solvent, Heat press, CNC Machines and related accessories. We offer human support from 8am-8pm Monday to Friday and until 2pm on Saturdays.

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Qualito logo - 4x6

We are from Phalaborwa the town with 2 summers, we started making whisky and from there gin, brandy and other liqueurs.

Due to our lovely warm weather we distil amazing whisky of good quality. 

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SilkScreen logo - 4x6

We manufacture high quality silkscreen stencils with an inventory of almost 700 designs to choose from. It is the ideal product to print designs with crisp finishes on polymer clay, textiles, paper, wood, cement, cookies etc. Custom made stencils also allow you to explore your own range or do your own branding. Our stencils are not cut out and not made from plastic or vinyl.

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Stedilens Logo

Stedilens – Photographic accessory that stabilizes your telephoto lens and camera.

There are 2 versions of our product:

StediLens | Window can be used in your vehicle.

StediLens | Base can be used on a flat surface, monopod or tripod.

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Swirl smashed and rolled ice cream Logo

Choose from thousands of possible flavour combinations. Watch your dream ice cream smashed and rolled just for you.

Made with our homemade vanilla ice cream base.

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That Food Logo

About 10 years ago, That Food's story began with a passion for good food and a love for spoiling the palate. 

We invite you on our venture for balanced flavours that enhance your taste for life. 

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Vintage logo

Our goal is to maintain and preserve these pioneer motorcycles in as original and authentic condition as possible. Our motorcycles are not stored away in museums but are frequently used for the purpose for which they were intended and as living examples of the engineering skills of the past. The motorcycles on display are all in working order & are ridden regularly on events & social rides.

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Tjhoko paint logo - 4x6

Tjhoko Paint is a creamy and smooth chalk paint that leaves no chalky residue. It is easy to work with and requires no sealant to grip to a painted surface. If you like a matt look, no glaze (sealant) needs to be applied. If you require a washable, wearable surface: apply the Glaze with either a paintbrush or a cloth. Both paint and sealants are water- based and eco friendly.

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Trefoil Logo 2

Awesome craft range, great gift ideas at very affordable pricing, exciting, colourful and lots of new.

Free giveaways be sure not to miss our stall, come visit the Amos team.

Don’t miss out, Write it with love this Expo with a Schneider pen.

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Trotec logo - 4x6

Trotec offers you first-class laser systems with one goal - to make you more profitable. Our laser engraving, laser cutting and laser marking solutions help you increase your productivity and expand your range of services. With our 380 employees working in 13 international sales branches, we offer our customers an international services and sales network.
In addition to our state-of-the art CO2 and fiber laser machines and consumables, we offer our customers comprehensive services, such as technical advice, material tests and technical support by top qualified service technicians.

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We are cutting good quality, durable stencils for walls, floor, tiles, furniture, crafting etc.

Our stencils are ideal for 3D stencilling due to the thickness of our stencil. 

We can also assist with custom stencils within limits. 


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WWA logo

For those interested in woodworking, woodturning, cabinet making, toy-making, wooden toys, old tools, antique furniture and tools, wood finishing, sharpening, demonstrations, courses, how-to, timber preparation and drying, power tools, and woodworking machinery, in the area of Johannesburg, South Africa. Hobbyists and professionals welcome.

We offer woodturning and woodworking talks, workshops, and get-togethers. Members receive the latest newsletter hot off the press with the latest club news, older newsletters and articles are on this site. We are based at the maker space called Made in Workshop in Strydom Park, Randburg, where we meet and have access to the facilities.

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Yoco is an African payments platform that enables your business to thrive by getting paid in-person or online. We make it simple for entrepreneurs to get paid.

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