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Decorative dragon eggs

I love dragons and everything about them. A little while ago I saw something that I had to try; handmade dragon eggs. They are the perfect fantasy home decoration. You can put them in your bookcase (ofcourse next to the fantasy book series), but they are also looking cute in a, I can’t find the English word for it. Translate says ‘jar’, but that isn’t correct. It looks like a dish cover, but with a glass round lid.Lees verder/continue reading

Blue vampire fantasy necklace & bracelet

I love making textures for illustrations and jewellery. Just sitting at my desk and make a mess with paint and other materials. When I try to discover new texturetechnique it’s just a matter of trying,trying and some more trying. Experimenting is the only way to find out if a texture works for jewellery designs. There are many times when I try things that doesn’t work out. It can be frustrating sometimes, but it’s a learning proces.Lees verder/continue reading

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Analog versus digital

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

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The 4 seasons

The last few days I worked on a collage of the four seasons. Since I’ve been testing the ‘twirl tool’ in Illustrator, I found it a good excuse to use it in this project. The background I made in Photoshop with a chalk brush and a marble texture, the rest is made in illustrator.

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