To me, my art is the connection with myself. If I’m not able to work out my artistic needs, I can’t feel my deeper self. It helps me get by in a lot of situations. Here, you can read my insights and the stories behind the paintings. You can also find stories about my sight and how I deal with low vision, connected to my artwork.
Mini Landscapes (6 pieces)
Mini LandscapesAcrylic on 3D-canvas10x10 cm2023 Series of six, without frame: € 375,00One piece: € 75,00 More about this painting“Abstract paintings in my new favourite colours, created with palette knife."
Landscape in Red and Yellow No.1
Van Life: My favourite art supplies on the road
In this video I share with you which art supplies I took with me, when we travelled through France. https://www.youtube.com/embed/f38xh58UiAM
Super Studio Sale
I am having a big once-a-year sale on a part of my paintings at the moment! I've created a mini exhibition which you can watch below. Not all the paintings are displayed on this website, but please have a look at my Dutch website Toverzicht to see all my paintings. If you want to purchase one or...
Free Tutorial DIY Patterned Tape
Designing your own tape is a great and addictive thing to do. You just need some painter's tape, acrylic paint and some pens and markers of your choice. Watch the full video here! https://www.youtube.com/embed/HrJ6XrAqoxU
New Class Out Now: The Joy of Drawing Patterns
Yeah! Today is the day; we have launched a new class. It's an introduction to drawing and designing your own patterned paper which you can use for many purposes. In the class I guide you through a few simple steps to design your patterns on kraft paper. As soon as you're getting started with your...
5 Ways to keep your artistic flow going
Often it is just happening. Daily life is taking too much attention and we forget how, or better said, when to create art. Or, we feel just a bit tired and find no energy... or no inspiration. The art of creating is not always making art itself. Sometimes we just need some inspiration from the...
The Pros & Cons of Working in Your Home Art Studio
In this blog I will be chatting about the last year and how it was for me to get used to working at home again, after working in a light and spacious studio in an old school building for over two years. That place gave me the feeling of independence and growth, personally and in my art business. I...
Test and Review: Brayers and Rollers for Acrylic Painting
So, here it is: The Brayer & Rollers Review! I’ve put this video in my online courses, but thought it would be helpful to everyone working with acrylic paint. https://www.youtube.com/embed/jg75K4-QpbQ I use rollers and brayers for my basic technique to fill a painting with the first layer and...
A walk around Schokland + Painting Time-lapse
In this video we take you with us on our walk around Schokland, a former island in the Zuiderzee, The Netherlands. It is a beautiful place, no wonder that it's on the World Unesco Heritage List. After we have taken these shots in October, 2021, I played with the idea of painting something inspired...