Portfolio

A visual designer’s portfolio of designs, drawings, paintings, photographs, and products.

drawing of a fairy

design // Dream catcher, colourful drawings of a fairy

De Dromenvangster (dream catcher) is a short story, written in Dutch by Curaçao author Elodie Heloise, about an adorable fairy who helps to transform dreams.

Dress hanging in front of a cornflower drawing

textile // Cornflower dress

I needed a unique dress for a special ocassion. When I was about to create the dress I noticed that the fabric I planned to use, appeared to be sheer.

creation process handmade dress

design // Behind the scenes video // Mireille’s Dress

From unbleached cotton to handpainted dress, creating this dress was a lot of work. I made a ‘behind the scenes’ video to showcase the process of creation.

Illustration of Emma

design // Emma, Muse of Design Thinking

Inspired by the illustrations of Alphonse Mucha, I created my own muse, Emma. Emma helps me to bring a sense of blooming into visual design since 2002.

Corn daisy printed on a wall tapestry

design // Wall tapestry printed with a Corn daisy

While searching for a way to create a wall decoration, I looked at various media: canvas printing, wood printing… I decided to go for tapestry printing.

Triaxial weaving with sewing pins

textile // Triaxial weaving

I was wondering what happens when you add a third layer to a weaving pattern. It turned out I am not only who had that thought. It is called triaxial weaving.

fabric weaved pillow case

textile // Weaving with fabric strips

When I think about kindergarten, I remember having fun with weaving colourful paper strips. I used this easy-to-do technique to create a unique pillow cover.

christmas cards

design // Christmas designs and participating in KerstCreatieRoute 2020

Since 2016 I am one of the volunteers of the foundation that builds a nativity scene in village centre of Princenhage and organises a Christmas art event.

Christmas candle

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of a Christmas candle

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of a Christmas candle was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

candle holder

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of a candle holder

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of a candle holder was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas bread

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Christmas bread

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Christmas bread was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas bells

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Christmas bells

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Christmas bells was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas angel

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of a Christmas angel

A drawing of a scene that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of a Christmas angel was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Baby Jezus

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Baby Jezus

A drawing of a scene that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Baby Jezus was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas carol singing

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Christmas carol singing

A drawing of a scene that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Christmas carol singing was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas ball

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of a Christmas ball

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of a Christmas ball was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas lights

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Christmas lights

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Christmas lights was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas star

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Christmas star

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of a Christmas star was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas decorations

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Christmas decorations

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Christmas decorations was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

celebrating Christmas with family

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of celebrating Christmas with family

A drawing of a scene that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

holly with berries

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of holly with berries

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of holly with berries was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Mother Mary

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of Mother Mary

A drawing of a scene that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of Mother Mary was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

Christmas ribbon

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of a Christmas ribbon

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of a Christmas ribbon was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.

white Christmas

sketchbook // Christmas drawing of white Christmas

A drawing of an object that reminds me of Christmas. This drawing of white Christmas was used on a billboard for a local Christmas event in Princenhage.