I use a lot of different textures in my illustrations. My favorite textures are my own handmade marble textures. They are very pretty to use in backgrounds and other ellements of illustrations.
At the moment the weather in the Netherlands is more Summer than Autumn, but it's officially Autumn. That means warm cups of tea, blankets and good books, falling leaves in wonderful colors and Halloween. I thought it was a good idea to buy some Autumn home decor for our house.
Wood, paint & varnish. There are exiting things happening at SB Designs Creations :D.
I have some new stuff to show you guys. At the moment I am working on some new fantasy products and I thought I give you guys a little sneakpeak
SB Designs Creations
In my last blog I wrote there are ‘things’ in progress. But I never told you what those ‘things’ are. 2017 will be the year where I combine the materials I like into designs that fit my style.Lees verder/continue reading
A few days ago I wrote on Instagram that I like clay. And that is true. I love clay as a material. When you want to make something with clay, you are completely free in what you want to make. It is different than drawing, but it has similarities to. Wherever you have a piece of paper or a piece of clay, you are free to make whatever you like :).Lees verder/continue reading
I’m working hard to expand my products. I’m proud at what I do and I like to make new designs. The marble technique is a great technique that can be used in many different designs. I really like that!
I think marble techniques are one of the most interesting techniques to create textures. The first time I saw this technique I was at a children’s books market in The Hague. There was someone there with a stall who demonstrated this technique. That was where my Love for marbling started.Lees verder/continue reading
When I started drawing as a child, I always used pencils and markers. After a while I also started experimenting with watercolor pencils. Quickly after that I bought Derwent pencils, Faber Castel pencils and Copic Markers. I love bright colors and color contrasts and those tree materials are perfect for that. Lees verder/continue reading