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...

Watchlist April

1. The marriage story (2019) 2. Unorthodox (2020) 3. Valhalla murders (2020, original version) ...

Fenne Kustermans, Illustrations and photography, Nordic inspiration Sweden, www.Fenne.be

Spring is here, is it?

Only a few weeks ago I was still playing with the ice in that first warm sun of the new year. The movement of melting ice floating on the deep blue surface is hypnotizing and the sounds unique. Every day since there is a bit more of spring taking over....

Reading in April

1. Spinfluence. 2. The printmaking ideas book, Frances Stanfield and Lucy McGeown 3. Chomsky: Ventilator Shortage Exposes the Cruelty of Neoliberal Capitalism 4....

Watchlist March

-Matthias Steiner's emotional weightlifting gold in the 2008 Beijing. -Ludovico Einaudi - "Elegy for the Arctic" - The movies that made us (Home Alone) - Pandemic (Netflix) - Freud (watched 1 episode and not continuing) ...

Fenne Kustermans, art blog, mental mastery practice, staying focused at creative work, www.Fenne.be

Popping sugar brain

I love chocolate. All chocolate, I thought, until one day I took a bite of an easter egg only to discover a horrendous feeling on my tongue, going all the way up to my ears and there is no escape but waiting until it's over. I had no clue what...

The Old + the New, scanning negatives to use as overlays for digital photography, creative photography, www.Fenne.be

The old + the new

All the things I've learned to avoid as a photographer: dusty negatives, scratches, light leaks or grain,...

Reading in February

 Ons creatieve brein, hoe mens en wereld elkaar maken. By Dick Swaab.  Maria Lassnig, Ways of being.(Dutch edition) Pressing matters magazine  Suster en Wiebke ...