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DRAFT | Beautiful Terrible

One from the unpublished drafts folder.

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What Will 11 Years-Olds Say To Man-Made Bugs?

Tomorrow I am doing a workshop with 11 and 12 year olds on insects. As an artist I inspire them (diverge in educational lingo) to create a new insect, a man-made hybrid of technology and biology, to survive – and … Continue reading

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October Mini Bouquet

Every morning I cycle to a village south east of Amsterdam together with my son, on his way to school. It’s at a 40 minutes distance, and there’s a choice in roads back home. I love the stretch along Diemer … Continue reading

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Detail framed

Photography has become a human trait. Camera everyone has one. The picture above therefore could be anyone’s. The  close-up was captured by using a macro lense, attached to my iPhone 4 by a magnetic ring around the lense of the … Continue reading

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DESKTOP | Flowers

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Selfie Pole

Last night I saw Ben Stiller on the sofa of the Graham Norton Show, explaining about the world record he set for the Guiness Book of Records, by using the world’s longest selfie stick to capture the entire premiere audience … Continue reading

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As old as the world

The oldest winery was found in Armenia, dating to around 4000 BC. The earliest archeological evidence for a dominant position of wine-making in human culture dates from 8,000 years ago in Georgia. The illustrations are from my mother’s wine atlas, published … Continue reading

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Note to self | HOME

A picture from my desktop. The lid of  a used paint tin. Close up. It became the logo of our B&B room. A home away from home for people from all over the world.   Like I said before: ( in an … Continue reading

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Notes To Self

———————————————————– PS 02212021 | Now available through SALT STUDIOS (est. 2017) Terrazzo pots in many colors, and also in black and white.

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