Fenne Kustermans, artist printmaker illustrator photographer, Dalarna Sweden/Antwerp Belgium, www.Fenne.be

First snow!

There is something quite magical about that first snow, a hint of nature's magic falling gently from the sky. It resonates to childhood joy and the opportunity to connect new memories to that. It makes me jump out of bed earlier than I would on a rainy day and it...

October 4th, Kanelbullens dag Sverige, Cinnamon bun day Sweden, foodie, www.Fenne.be

Cinnamon bun day!

I hardly ever eat sugar, unless when there is something to celebrate. Since we haven't joined a party since Covid/March, this cinnamon buns day is something we just could not skip :-) This year we just got a few at Ikea, but I'm pretty sure that Joeri can't wait to make...

Fenne Kustermans, learning leather craft, leather camera strap, www.Fenne.be

Leather craft experiments

A few weeks ago, a new camera joined the pack. An unexpected mirrorless one with a bit of a vintage look that reminds me a bit of the old camera from my grandmother. It came with this ugly black adjustable strap with the brand in huge white letters. Ugh! None of...

Time for a book, currently reading, boekenliefhebber, artist in Sweden, Belgian artist, Fenne Kustermans, wwww.Fenne.be

Time for books

Opinions are loud and cheap these days and especially with COVID-19 wandering around the globe, the digital screaming tries to take over. Rather than facts and discussions, only personal opinions based on a gut feeling seem to matter. It seems easier to insult or feeling insulted than reading a decent...

Fenne Kustermans artist, Belgian artist in Sweden, printmaker, printmaking, illustration artist, www.Fenne.be

The ultimate summer feeling, 3 color lino

Summer, that's swimming in the lakes, eating fruit from the garden, lots of sunshine and marshmallows evenings by the fire. Of that last one, I wanted to create a quick but fun print and some cards to send out. Feeling very inspired by a book that I was reading called...

Building a cabin in Sweden, Swedish countryside, Dalarna, Belgian artist and photographer in Sweden, www.Fenne.be

We’re building a cabin

Most of our summer plans fell through. Friends had their flights canceled, color codes for travel got in place and today’s world is simply not that of a summer ago. Some of those plans, such as the renovation of my studio, are postponed for a year because it is not...

Reading in August

- Autoriteit. Paul Verhaeghe -Over Normaliteit en andere afwijkingen. Paul verhaeghe - Pandemie. Slavoj Žižek ...