When I need to clean my head

When I need to not think, I do a pen drawing. When I need to feel no creative pressure (self-imposed, that is), I do a pen drawing. When I simultaneously need a clean mind, I draw nature. And when I want to feel crisp, fresh air, I move towards the mountains. This was one of…

Connection and Isolation

During the pandemic, we are all kind of connected despite our very isolated existence. Mostly the connection is based on conversations over the internet, or our brief physical meetings separated by two meters. That made me think about this theme, which I decided to draw. I feel that it illustrates my view of this global…

The First Glimpse

The first glimpse of the destination. The sight itself gives you more energy than the food and drinks in your backpack. At the same time you start to feel the ache in your feet. The longing to already be there. To start unwrapping your backpack. So you put your head down, and give what is…

A Doodle with some Ballpoint Pens

When we start to draw and paint we often use the simplest tools. Like ballpoint pens in a random notebook. Since I've bought me a lot of new pens and papers since then, I figured it would be fun to just get back to basics. So here is a random doodle using two ballpoint pens…