Category: People

nieuwe werken 2017

Momenteel heel druk met een nieuwe serie textiel portretten. Allemaal verschillend maar allemaal mensen. In deze werken ben ik op zoek naar die blik en de emotie en…

Desert rose

Woestijnroos -Desert rose

march 2016 / I started this portrait in 2015. It took me about 9 month to complete.   heavy machine embroidery and hand embroidery were applied on unbleached…

HieperdepiepHoera

HieperdepiepHoera

march 2016/  A wool portrait of my daughter based on a picture I took in 1996 when she turned 4. It is  made with a barbed needle and…

My mum

My mum

My mum / November 2015 / 50×50 cm For my mum’s 75 bithday I made her this portrait, not knowing it would be her last birthday! The look…

Classic beauty

Classic beauty

I made this portrait of my daughter in 2013. Used materials are textile paints and  merino wool punched through the fabric with a barbed needle. 50×50 cm

Mijke

Mijke

July 2016 / 70×90 cm/ Mijke :  A commissioned portrait.  Her face was painted with Derwent Artbar on white cotton, sewed with variations of yarns. Background is a proxion…

muze

Muze

This is the first textile portrait I made.  I started it in 2013 by thread sketching on cotton. It took a while to figure out what the next…

Reflection

Reflection

Reflection / 89 cm x108 cm /  Februari 2016 . A wholecloth artquilt. This quilt has been made by sewing white yarns on white cotton and after the…