Commissioned: An Eastern Dragon Bag

I am making lots of illustrations for my own products. I love the freedom to create art that feels right to me personally. On the other hand I also love to  work on commissions as well. It's nice to make people happy with commissioned art and products.

A little while back I was asked to illustrate a fantasy creature called; an Eastern Dragon. It was an original character and that person asked me to design a shoulder bag with that character. She had enough references for this character, so I had enough information to draw her character in my illustration style.

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7 Days of flower sketches – Mini challenge

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I draw a lot and it'a nice to make sketches just for fun. Just picking a theme and finding out along the way what kind of ideas pop up in my head. Inktober 2019 wasn't a huge succes. 31 illustration within one month is a huge project. I think it is too big for me. That's whyI came up with another idea. A mini challenge of 7 days. 7 sketches within a specific theme. No restrictions or rules, just for practice and fun.

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Koi Carps New Shoulderbag

Lately I am working on older sketches and turning them into full color illustrations. During our trip to Japan I made a lot of sketches, but I didn't find time to turn them into finished artwork. This new shoulder bag design is inspired by Japan. 

In the video I tell you a little bit more about this new design. To make it a little bit more interesting you can win this bag :). The video is in English ;).

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2019 Inktober Spirits

Inktober 2019, It has been a very busy month. Sadly I was only able to make 3 illustrations for Inktober in the month October. I had to many other obligations and in the evenings I was to tired to draw for my own project. Anyway, I absolutely love my Inktober 2019 theme, so I will continue with this project. In the end I will have 31 illustrations within my chosen theme :).

Spirits

My theme for this Inktober is 'Spirits'. From Spirit Animals to creatures, ghosts, deities, gods & goddesses from different spiritual beliefs. It's a theme with many possibilities. 

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Finished Inktober 2018

Last inktober I was able to make 17 ink illustrations, not more. Because I really liked my theme 'witchy vibes' I wanted to make at least 31 illustrations. And although the new inktober begins tomorrow I wanted to finish Inktober 2018 before tomorrow. So I made that happen :P. (It took me a whole year, but who cares). I liked drawing these illustrations and I learned from them, that's what really matters :).

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