Finishing the ceramics

Do you remember the super cool birthday gift I got? In May we didn't only eat way too much delicious Belgian pie, more importantly we also attended a workshop ceramics in Västerås (Sweden)- which is about an hour drive from where we live. It was a...

"You know you can turn your camera, right?"

A while ago someone said to me: "You know you can turn your camera, right?" I hadn't really thought about it, but it is very true that almost all of my photographs are landscape instead of portrait. The two abnormalities in this case are the two...

Art & Antwerp: Antwerp Masters 2017

The opening of the Master exhibition by Sint Lucas school of arts and the Royal Academy of Antwerp was something I was looking forward to for months!  As an alumni of Sint Lucas and with lots of great memories of these intense four years it's...

From sketch to linocut print

Do you recognize the sketchbook page from a while ago? This quick watercolor image is now transformed into another medium: linocut. At the time of sketching I wasn't sure what it would become, but that doesn't really matter. Although watercolor isn't the easiest to translate into...

After the evening of sketching model Trixie, my head felt like it was exploding. Ideas rushing around, screaming for attention. And there is no way ignoring the call of creating :-) First step: making a quick selection, separating rubbish from useful. Then making black and white...

Paper embossing workshop @ Meken

[caption id="attachment_1180" align="alignnone" width="720"] photo by Meken[/caption] A while ago I got the fantastic tip to visit Meken in Smedjebacken, a village close to where we live. Since I wasn't sure what it was all about, I just went there and asked for information, visited a...

The rooftop, a story in process

  Day by day, the story shapes itself while a new balance is found between old and new techniques, between new and old ways of working. But the images do not only reflect the time that was spent with ink and pencils, it is also the result...