Blanket of Mould

“Covering oneself with a blanket of mould to evoke transformation” And there a journey of conscious transformation started….with a blanket of mould. Mould reminding us that where one thing ends another is being born. In 2002 I took a picture of some milk in a glass gone mouldy and turned the inspiration into a jacquardContinue reading “Blanket of Mould”

Standing Feather is my Name and I Am a Spiritual Warrior in Tree Pose

HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE BEACH? – quilt

A small piece of beach with hundreds and hundreds of highlighted magnified sand grains. Inspired by the way the sunlight hits and reflects off of the little things in life, like sand grains. See the little to get an idea of the big. The artist used hand painting, hand stitching and hand embroidery techniques toContinue reading “HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE BEACH? – quilt”

Diamonds In The Rough

There is not one way…one way it all is We are all diamonds in the rough

Noctiluca

Before my decision to make a living in Australia 5 years ago, I had come here as a traveller a few times before. First time was in 1997…my first ever big trip overseas from Holland. Seven months of travelling with a round-the-world-ticket and Australia was one of our chosen countries. What an ocean of freedom andContinue reading “Noctiluca”

Yes, your energy tangible matters to me!

Textile Design from the series ALONG THE WAY SOULS MEET technique: hand painting and free hand machine quilting material: up cycled bamboo fabric and cotton production date: May 2016 TIME AND SPACE TANGIBLE MATTER WAVES LIGHT ENERGY GENERATES ALONG THE WAY SOULS MEET – poem written in 2016 – ALONG THE WAY SOULS MEET ENERGYContinue reading “Yes, your energy tangible matters to me!”

LIGHT ENERGY GENERATES

TIME AND SPACE TANGIBLE MATTER WAVES LIGHT ENERGY GENERATES ALONG THE WAY SOULS MEET Textile design from series ALONG THE WAY SOULS MEET Hand painted and free hand machine quilted up cycled fabric. see also ALONG THE WAY SOULS MEET‘s first textile design in this series and second design in this series plus poem

PREGNANT CLOUD RELEASE THE RAIN

Here you see the back and the front of my new textile design. The back, what they call ‘the wrong side’, is just as important and part of the design as the front….’the wrong side’ is where the pregnant cloud released the rain.. materials: cotton, wool

A Childhood’s Dream

One of my childhood dreams was to become a Forester, to take care of the forest, the trees, the mushrooms, the wild animals, the birds…. This handmade cushion is dedicated to that dream. A FORESTER’S SYMPHONY handmade cushion materials: wool, cotton, acrylic and organic corn fiber filling techniques: machine knitting, nuno-felting, rope making, embroidery size:Continue reading “A Childhood’s Dream”