One-of-a-Kind Cards

How fun is it to make your own card for a special occasion? Here are some baby cards I’ve designed for new parents lately. I’ll give you a view behind the scenes in how to turn a few ingredients into a customized and unique card! Read More


Lady in Blue

I’ve been a little blue crazy recently—I love this dark blue-grey color, to be specific Payne’s grey! Read More


Bookcover Project

I’m proud to be one of the 20 artists who have made a design for the cover of a handmade sketchbook for the annual fundraiser event: POP-UP! An evening of live stories of ARTS by the People. Read More


Discover ‘s-Hertogenbosch

In today’s post a small photo impression of my trip to ‘s-Hertogenbosch in the Netherlands a few months ago. I often get asked, “Is Holland the same as the Netherlands?”. Read More


Meet Mitsy!

In today’s pastel class, all students could bring in a reference photo of their favorite pet. I completely forgot to bring something to class, and to be honest… If someone would ask me what I’d like to paint most, I would definitely answer (urban) landscapes. Read More


Painting a Colorful Cantaloupe

As any of my former colleagues will tell you, I’ve been a little pink/magenta crazy… Magenta blouses, scarves, accessories, and even in presentations or other design work I haven’t been afraid to use this vibrant color — I love it! Read More


The Central Park Ballerina, NYC

The Bethesda Terrace and Fountain in Central Park is a wonderful place to take a break from the bustle of NYC and hang out for a little bit, and so my family and I did a few weeks ago… Read More