Lately, I’ve been giving more workshops, more focussed on drawing nature, because of my second book: Nature tonic. In an hour or longer, I give different assignments around drawing natural objects. I’ll teach you how to draw them without stress and being distracted by your critical mind, but more as a way to connect with […]
Last weekend I attended the Happinez Festival as ‘an artist’: I gave a workshop every day in the Moon Yurt. I talked about how creativity can help us to be more mindful, and how mindfulness helps us to be more creative. And how, in the end, these are all means to find little moments of […]
Very real now! Nature Tonic on page 4 🙂
Soon the publisher’s brochure is going out to book sellers in the country, for them to order my second book. And they made such a cool display! How awesome is that? I def want one for in my home. Do you own a shop and want to sell my books? Contact me and I’ll direct […]
Oh my! I just checked Amazon and saw that my next book is already out there to be pre-ordered. a bit soon, I would say, we’re still in the process of making it. But it looks so nice! This book is all about nature, and how to have a nature moment every day. Illustrated by […]
The latest issue of International Flow magazine features three of my articles. 1 Digging the Dancing Queen – For this feature, I investigated the benefits of dancing. Does dancing make you happy? What happens in your brain when you move to the music? The starting point of this investigation was the wonderful night I had […]
Wow, the list of countries in which Creative Flow is published is getting longer and longer, I’m so proud! This week Memo Forlag in Norway published Kreativ Dagbok and in Libros Cúpula in Spain, published Cuarderno Creativo. Poland also has its own Creative Flow now, you can order it here!
I was invited to do a Workshop Creative Flow at Adr. Heinen Bookstore in Den Bosch. A wonderful bookstore, one you wished you had around the corner. So much space, so much beautiful books, and a little cafe attached to it. In the cafe I held my workshop, 14 people attended, of all ages. They were […]
Hip hip hooray for 10 years @flow_magazine !! This Dutch ten years’ jubilee issue features my ongoing personal project: flowers in different stages of bloom. A project that I started three years ago, just for fun. Because flowers never fail to make me happy. And Flow never fails to make me happy either.
A very nice review in Juno Magazine, written by Saffia Farr. Love the way they used the illustrations of Sanny van Loon. Read it here: reviewJuno2018