My aim is to make soul soothing art to comfort and inspire you.
My art will always have your back.
Enjoy it during the good times and use it as a support system during the bad.
ABOUT ME AS AN ARTIST
I explore the relationship between individuality and community. I’m always in search of context, the bigger picture and additional perspectives. I aim to understand every point of view. Maybe that’s the reason I explore my subjects in more than one painting.
I find inspiration on the crossroads of nature and humankind. Like a botanical garden, a vegetable market or a villages in the middle of the wild.
ABOUT MY WORK PLACE
As of May 2020 I have my own art studio located in the city of Den Bosch, The Netherlands. I work with ink, paint, clay and wood.
Once a year I take a creative retreat somewhere in Europe. In 2019 I painted the 2020 summer art collection in Catalonia while staying at an old ‘hacienda’ located on the slope of a hill in the country side near Olot. Sounds romantic right? Let me just say: I am not build for temperatures above 27 degrees Celcius. So I was very happy when I got home XD
More about my artist residency in Catalonia… (in Dutch)
ABOUT MY DREAMS
My ultimate dream is to one day have a cottage in the Northwestern Scottish region of Wester Ross. Build an art studio next to it and create a great garden in front with a tea house. That way I can combine all things I love to do: make art, create beautiful things, cater to plants and make people feel at home with a nice cuppa!
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