Tag Archives: contemplative


Slow Art Party: Row

This week’s pattern in the Slow Art Party was Row. You can clearly see why Amy choose this word for this pattern. We made simple brush strokes in watercolour in a straight and elongated movement […]


Slow Art Party: Orb

This week’s botanical pattern in the Slow Art Party was Orb. I don’t remember why Amy choose this word for this pattern, maybe it refers to the round shapes of the leaves. First we wet our small […]


Slow Art Party: Roe

This week’s natural pattern in the Slow Art Party, hosted by Amy Maricle of Mindful Art Studio, was Roe. Roe is the ripe eggs of fish and certain marine animals, according to wikipedia. We started […]


Slow Art Party: Through

This week’s theme of the Slow Art Party hosted by Amy Maricle was ‘Through’.


Slow Art Party: Evolve

The theme of one of the last Slow Art Parties hosted by Amy Maricle of Mindful Art Studio was ‘Evolve’. As I am posting this way later than the session actually took place, I do […]


Inspiration: appreciate the little things

If all you did was just look for things to appreciate, you would live a joyous, spectacular life. If there was nothing else that you ever came to understand other than just look for things […]


Poem by Hafiz: The Great Secret

God was full of Wine last night, So full of Wine That He let a great secret slip. He said: There is no man on this earth Who needs a pardon from Me– For there […]


Poem by Hafiz: Circles

The moon is most happy When it is full. And the sun always looks Like a perfect minted gold coin. That was just Polished  And placed in flight By God’s playful Kiss. And so many […]


Contemplative impression of Venice

Het heerlijke van contemplatieve fotografie is dat je het overal kunt beoefenen, zowel thuis als op reis. Fotograferen in een andere omgeving dan je eigen, vinden de meeste mensen aantrekkelijker dan in of rondom hun […]