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I just came across the headline HOW PERFECTIONISM FAILS US on LinkedIn and clicked. An announcement for 4 TED talks on the subject of our growing concern with doing it not just right, but perfect. Four experts in their field … Continue reading
The last message I sent to our designer yesterday, just now. We’re working on a magazine. Deadline met at midnight. Good work 🙂
There’s no black excuse, I would just like to see more of this. It’s here, on Colossal today.
Last night I stayed in a hotel in Maastricht, in the most southern area of our country, to be close to my work appointment in the morning: 8:30 AM is the start of a photoshoot in Belgium, just across the … Continue reading
It’s a baby blanket from the Blue Print Resort Collection by The Fabric Of Home. And stumbling upon the image I suddenly saw the canvas. These are African patterns, full of hidden meaning in symbols and designs.
Another picture form back in the days when I went out with my SLR camera, and take snapshots of everyday life.
A spread from the vtwonen Color Book I did, when I was the art director of vtwonen magazine, the Dutch interior design magazine. The image on the right is by me. It caused me to leave my job in the … Continue reading
Staying in, staying up late, I worked on my father’s portrait again. I love the work of Matisse, his patterns and subjects. His parents had a fabric shop, he was born in heaven, and shared it with the world through … Continue reading
Easy links: 2019 JAN INDEX Staying indoors I found the time to perform some maintenance on this blog. I started editing. There are almost 1.000 posts, they need better access. Kill your darlings.