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60-Minute Art Beat Magic, Paris

In March I went on a virtual trip to Paris with The Art Beat Club, taught by Dutch artist Marenthe Otten. I’ve taken a workshop with her before and I really love her style. It’s […]

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Etsy: Printable vintage French receipts

New in my Etsy shop: printables of vintage French receipts and pages from antique deeds dating between 1871-1947. I love the look and feel of old pages and the look of these vintage/antique receipts and […]

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IJmuiden: ropes and fishing nets

You know we love our little trips to the port of IJmuiden: I like capturing the visual surprises, walking around with my camera or cell phone, feeling the wind in my face, looking at these […]

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Sketchbook tour

I just flicked through my blogposts and noticed that I haven’t done a sketchbook tour in ages so about it’s high time I showed one. This is a non-sewn art journal I made in the […]

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Etsy: Second batch of printable vintage photos

Today I released a second batch of vintage photos or ‘carte de visite’ in my Etsy shop. I purchased them last week at the online auction Catawiki. That is always so exciting to do: I […]

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Etsy: Mixed media background printables

This week I uploaded a pack of digital art papers in my Etsy shop. I made these a while ago during the online class ‘ The layered Page‘ by Kellee Wynne Studios. They were originally […]

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Etsy: Printable antique French letters

I have a small collection of antique French letters dated from the 19th century. You see, I have this thing for the past and when I came across these handwritten old letters in a small […]

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Series of collages inspired by Venice

Collage of sun above the laguna Recently I took the online class ‘Minimal Magic‘ from Laura Horn. It was a fantastic class on creating your own art papers and making small mixed media collages. It’s […]

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Etsy: Printable vintage photos

I have collected cabinet cards, vintage photos and postcards dated from the late 19th and beginning of the 20th century for a while now and I can say now that I have quite a collection. I […]