Workshop Nature Tonic

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 […]

Happinez Festival

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 […]

Look! my new book ready for pre-order!

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 […]

Creative Flow workshop

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 […]

Flow 10 years!

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.

Number 1 in Utrecht

I’m not sure what it means, but it looks so cool to be on this nr. 1 spot in Utrecht Central Station. It’s one of the biggest public transport stations in The Netherlands. My father used to change trains there every day on his way to work, for twenty years before he retired. When he […]