Save the date! My second exhibition of this year is happening and this time I've made entirely new work to show. It's a mixed media series of analogue photography and digital manipulation and illustration. I hope you will come to the opening night on the 7th of December at KADE40 in Vlaardingen. Read the article to find all the information you need! :)
How do you start your day? Do you get up and start running? I used to. It made me feel drained by the time it was 4 PM. I felt like I needed to change some things.
Now I start my day slow: with tea, a meditation and some writing. I'm still not a morning person, but I'm not tired at 4 PM anymore. Want to know what my Morning Ritual looks like and how it benefits me as a HSP? Read the article! ;)
Whenever you spot this lady, your eyes are treated! Stylist and fashion designer Inez Naomi makes sure she has fun dressing herself in a way that she describes as a bit tacky, but in a chique way. In this month's #supportyourlocals article she shares her favourite quote by Cher, what her creative studio named STUDIO INCA is all about and why she thinks listening to other peoples opinions isn't very important when it comes to inspiration.
Ellemieke and I have a few things in common. One is our big love for the 70s! With her brand The Dutch Rebel she paints awesome designs on the back of vintage jackets. The brand keeps on growing and in this article Ellemieke talks about her biggest career highlights so far, but she also shares her insecurities. WARNING ALERT! When reading this article you might fall in love with The Dutch Rebel and want a jacket yourself!
I don't know about you, but I am seriously digging Instagram's IGTV. In the past two months that the feature is available I've been vlogging backstage at my photo shoots and at fun events like Amsterdam Fashion Week. Some lovely people have complimented me on the look and feel of my videos, so I thought it would be nice to share some easy editing tips I apply myself. They might be helpful if you want your IGTV episodes to stand out. ;) What's your opinion on IGTV, love it or hate it?
I am thrilled to put another very inspiring and loving person in the spotlight: Chanel Trapman of MUMSTER & The Impact Shop. Chanel is a conscious creative working on positive change in the fashion industry. In this interview she is being real honest! She shares how she stopped chasing goals and how that affected her life and she also has some great advice for getting your portrait taken. I am super grateful to have met this power babe! Read the interview and get inspired!
This week it’s Zero Waste Week. The challenge is to not produce any waste for a full week. I already failed, but it got me thinking, how am I supposed to do this? Where can I even start? I’m probably not alone in this, so I’ve done a little research. Here are 6 ways to not produce waste that have been on my mind for a while now. The good part? They are very easy to implement!
This article is very personal. I share my experience of what it's like for me to be a Highly Sensitive Person. A lot of people who meet me would never guess this. They see me as a cheerful, energetic girl that has everything under control. Well, I have my methods and I definitely keep on learning how to improve, but the fact is that my brain is wired a little different. But being an HSP can be fun too! Read on and you might discover that you know more HSP's than you initially thought!
I always make mood boards when I'm preparing a photo shoot. I do not want my stylist and make up artist having complete different ideas about a certain word or vibe, so to make sure that doesn't happen I visualize my inspiration: I make it into a mood board! In this article I share three tools you can use to make a mood board that will envision your concept, even where you're not tech savvy!