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Cup: the intimate object XV

Cup: the intimate object XV

For the second year 5 of my cups have been selected to be part of this amazing show at Charlie Cummings Gallery in Florida USA. It is the 15th edition of Cup, the Intimate object. Tracey the Teaser, who's teasing a mouse across the rim with a carrot.Simon Afraid of...

Exhibition “Volle Kanne”

Exhibition “Volle Kanne”

Very happy that some of my jugs are selected for the exhibit "Volle Kanne" in Hannover Germany. The following jugs (or very similar ones) are on display:

Story Bowl: 4 Seasons plus

Story Bowl: 4 Seasons plus

When I was asked to create a bowl with multiple stories I took the challange straight away. One for each season. They told me which things, animals and flowers have meaning to them. Once working on the bowl, I was contacted by friends of the couple who commisioned the...

Story Bowl: “De Noteerbeer”

Story Bowl: “De Noteerbeer”

A story bowl for my husband, who is a notebook addict. Together we run a webshop with selected good quality notebooks, pens and pencils. In Dutch to write something down is "Noteer". This rhymes with "Beer", which means bear. Hence a story bowl with a bear sitting at...

Exhibit: Cup: The Intimate Object XIV

Exhibit: Cup: The Intimate Object XIV

For the 14th edition of Cup: The Intimate Object XIV organised by Charlie Cummings Gallery in Florida USA, I send in 5 of my cups, pictures to start with. When I got the mail that I was selected I was absolutly thrilled, such an honor to be chosen. Since 2001, Charlie...

Story bowl “Seesaw”

Story bowl “Seesaw”

Custom bowl for a newly wed couple. When I learned who they were I was absolutly honored to be asked to make a story bowl for two such talented persons. It was a bit daunting too, but in a positive way. They are their opposites in many ways, but also keep each other...

International Cup 2018

International Cup 2018

Hurray! One of my cups is selected for the International Cup 2018. The exhibition of all the selected cups will be on display at the Clay Studio of Missoula from February 2-23, 2018, with an opening on Friday, February 2, from 5:30-9pm.  Gallery events are free and...

Story bowl “Teddy goes for a ride.”

Story bowl “Teddy goes for a ride.”

I was asked to make this custom bowl, because the person couldn't find a vintage bear on a motorbike, like this S.G. Günthermann 1940's Bear on red motorbike,  for a reasonable price. He knew my work and asked me to make a teddy bear on a red bike in my own...

The #OvalChallenge an art collaboration with Patina Vaz Dias

The #OvalChallenge an art collaboration with Patina Vaz Dias

Patina and I met at an exhibition in November 2016 where we were both showing our work. We got on well, as it sometimes happens, it just clicked :)  Patina draws and paints, her work is unlike anything I had seen before and I was immediately drawn to it. Check out her...