life chain - necklace

idea for a textile necklace, unfortunately no time at the moment...later!



My daughter and boyfriend moved from the Hague to Amsterdam, so I made this little gift for them.


sunny eco dye silk

dyed with onion skin and printed with a oak leaf

the next part of free embroidery


experiments with eco dye

beautiful color with boiled ferns from my garden and now hand embroidered in a free style!

these are some experiments with eco dyeing inspired by India Flint
the left one(silk) is made with boiled ferns and a printed leave from my garden
the other one's are made with boiled onion skins on poplin,cotton and silk.
after that the silk one is
 bundled with copper coins for one day.



today, all together

embroidery Fly

etching bird

drawing,watercolor and embroidery


orangutan baby (ceramic sculpture)

cleaning up my studio I found this little orangutan baby.
I made it several years ago.


porcelain brooches

Yesterday I made new brooches for my etsy shop and a new order.
Now they have to dry slowly  before the first bisquit fire.


finally a new ceramic project

This is a prototype object  I made of wood, ceramic and thread. I'm very happy with it!
Now I have to realize it in porcelain. This will take some time, making molds ect.ect.
I will keep you informed. dimensions: 14cm round and 20cm lenght