Category Archives: painting-sketching

(Not so) Formal Painted Pants

I’m very excited to see street styles popping up with trousers with prints, lines or checks. Often happily matched with other prints. [One day in the metro in Brussels I noticed 80% of the people wore blue jeans with a

(Not so) Formal Painted Pants

I’m very excited to see street styles popping up with trousers with prints, lines or checks. Often happily matched with other prints. [One day in the metro in Brussels I noticed 80% of the people wore blue jeans with a

Ceramics opening – the pots and dishes!

Still a bit chunky, I need to practice throwing thinner, but here they are, the pots and dishes which are spending the summer at the Quatro Exhibit in Tervuren this summer. I hand-painted the wildlife with a brush using cobalt

Ceramics opening – the pots and dishes!

Still a bit chunky, I need to practice throwing thinner, but here they are, the pots and dishes which are spending the summer at the Quatro Exhibit in Tervuren this summer. I hand-painted the wildlife with a brush using cobalt

Stamped robot T-shirt

This post is a quickie before the wedding bells ring! In 10 days my mad wedding sewothon will end, and this sweatshop-in-the-attic returns to being an atelier. And I can show the wedding collection 2016: bride : the 4 prototypes

Stamped robot T-shirt

This post is a quickie before the wedding bells ring! In 10 days my mad wedding sewothon will end, and this sweatshop-in-the-attic returns to being an atelier. And I can show the wedding collection 2016: bride : the 4 prototypes

Renders of Dan Simmons’s sci-fi world

The books by Dan Simmons are mind blowing (if you enjoy science-fiction that is). The scope of the stories are epic, there’s an array of complex characters, and a meticulous render of future worlds. While reading them, images kept popping up in my mind,

Renders of Dan Simmons’s sci-fi world

The books by Dan Simmons are mind blowing (if you enjoy science-fiction that is). The scope of the stories are epic, there’s an array of complex characters, and a meticulous render of future worlds. While reading them, images kept popping up in my mind,

Art-work dress

Firstly, I’m thrilled (!!!) my ‘Scarlet’ shorts, made it into print in the fab La Maison Victor magazine! Enough boasting, but to celebrate I made the ‘Lora’ dress, by La Maison Victor, a lovely cut, modern yet with a retro touch. I celebrated

Art-work dress

Firstly, I’m thrilled (!!!) my ‘Scarlet’ shorts, made it into print in the fab La Maison Victor magazine! Enough boasting, but to celebrate I made the ‘Lora’ dress, by La Maison Victor, a lovely cut, modern yet with a retro touch. I celebrated

Elegant shorts, using selfpainted fabric

Shorts. Not my favourite, also after 40 a certain age, I feel a bit self-conscious wearing shorts (or mini’s). Enter the elegant shorts: Scarlet from  La Maison Victor May-June 2015. They look so stylish I don’t feel bad showing so much (pale) leg. I painted the

Elegant shorts, using selfpainted fabric

Shorts. Not my favourite, also after 40 a certain age, I feel a bit self-conscious wearing shorts (or mini’s). Enter the elegant shorts: Scarlet from  La Maison Victor May-June 2015. They look so stylish I don’t feel bad showing so much (pale) leg. I painted the

personalized thank you bags -transfer-

Here’s another version of the personalized thank you bag. This time using iron-on transfer. The teacher in question was running the “Nijntje” class (original Dutch name of global Miffy). In honour of the legendary Dick Bruna , I had made

personalized thank you bags -transfer-

Here’s another version of the personalized thank you bag. This time using iron-on transfer. The teacher in question was running the “Nijntje” class (original Dutch name of global Miffy). In honour of the legendary Dick Bruna , I had made