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the Netherlands
here's the deal: i create. a lot. i can't & won't choose. scrapbooking. crochet. sew. me: stubborn. talk too much. laugh too loud. chocolate. martini. sweet.
Interests: scrapbooking, chocolate, sewing, chocolate, crocheting, chocolate, anything crafty and some gooood chocolate.
Recent Activity
hello lovely birdies. ohhhh how do i keep sane when i am in overwhelm-status? which is quit often lately to be honest... i have a few simple things, rituals, steps, whatever you want to call them, that i do to keep me on track, to keep me going and to... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at REVolution
ohhhh isn't she pretty?! created by my sweet & ubertalented friend Marieke from she's a genius and i'm realising now i am the one that needs to finish this. whaaaaaaaa. yup, we are going to have an Art Mashup on the 28th of March in my studio. sold out... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at REVolution
{created from the ecourse LifeBook from Tamara Laporte, it's amazing!} hello gorgeous birdies. what a week it was! my company has moved yet again, and we are with all my 10 (! uhm hello?!) employees and moi in a bigger building. i even have my own office back again, how... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2015 at REVolution
a fun colaboration between the fabulous & talented Marieke Blokland and me. a workshop where we mash up our talents :). if you are abroad & interested, please do send me an email. #Dutch houd je van kleurrijke mixed media? sta je open voor iets nieuws, vrolijks en bijzonders? schrijf... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2015 at REVolution
{created during my e-course from Lifebook2015, this lesson from Tamara Laporte is close to brilliant} ohhh commitment. commitment to me. taking better care of myself. that kind of commitment. not saying yes when i actually want to say no. staying close to my own dreams, thoughts and wishes. i know... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2015 at REVolution
lovely art journal page i created a few weeks ago. and this is just so true. just stay close to you. not only to your dreams but to you. i remember when Arjan and i first started dating (i was 16, GASP), i totally looked up to him (he's 4... Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at REVolution
the new word is up over at One Little Word, and this time it is REPLENISH. oh, such a word i need to start remembering on a daily basis. on my new way of better taking care of myself. of what i want, what makes me happy but also what... Continue reading
Posted Feb 15, 2015 at REVolution
{feather, one of the classes from Tamara Laporte in Lifebook 2015. yes. she's such a genius and i'm really happy i gave myself that ecourse as a gift. not one moment of regret. just wow.} and i'm back in the land of the living. have been sick for over a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2015 at REVolution
created this little girl a little while ago. i LOVE the lessons from Tam Laporte in Lifebook 2015. love love love it. i feel it's very calming to just draw girls. and paint them. or use some cute mixed media stuff on them. this one turned out a bit yellow-ish,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2015 at REVolution
{art journal page "nothing can dim the light that shines from within"} i've had a very needed week off last week. and all i did was create. yup. sneaked in some work mail here and there, but mostly painty hands. art journal page above is what i'm thinking about lately.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2015 at REVolution
so mark your calendars already! Marieke & i have something up our sleeves. like CRAZY FUN stuff. sign up isn't open yet, and i'll keep you updated on what we are planning. but i promise, I PROMISE it's gonna be a fun day. filled with joy, laughter and paint everywhere.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2015 at REVolution
i've got a little something to tell you. and i decided it would be lovelier to see me talk. it's always lovely to see me talk. right? ahahaha. life is good. i'm changing my dreams back into the dream it was in the first place. BAM. rev ps: that means... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2015 at REVolution
{how to create these cute storage cuties soon on the blog!} hello birdies! i need your help. listen. i love my blog and i love creating diy's, crochet, mixed media and any craftsy project and share that with you. i love to create photo step-by-step tutorials. i'm not afraid either... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2015 at REVolution
ohhh i just can't stop eating this stuff. i've found the recipe online at Ekoplaza and i would love to link it, but hey, can't find the recipe anymore! so i'll try my best to note down how i make it. you'll love it. i make enough for 2 times,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at REVolution
{created this cute girl for the ecourse i'm following "lifebook 2015, from Willowing Arts} have you picked a word for 2015 yet? i struggled with different words actually this year. last year it was 'dare'. well. that turned out great! this year i want to take better care of myself.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2015 at REVolution
don't you love to get your hands dirty? paint. glue. ink. and repeat. i seriously would not know what i would do if i would not be able to get my hands dirty in paint and ink on a very very regular basis. well. i know what i would do.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2015 at REVolution
a lovely workshop given by my sweet and oh so talented friend Birgit Koopsen "everybody can paint", YES. we are looking at you!! the flyer is in Dutch, but ofcourse everybody is welcome. i do understand coming to the Netherlands for just a day workshop is a bit crazy. but... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at REVolution
do you make promises to you in the new year? i do. not really resolutions, becauase that sounds to me more like stuff i have to quit. like smoking. (i don't smoke). or stop eating or crazy stuff like that. i do love to think about promises i make to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2015 at REVolution
hello lovely birdies. how was your new years eve? we spend it with lovely friends, love & laughter. it was a good one. with 5 grown ups and 6 hyperactive kids waiting anxiously to light up some fireworks. which freak me out still. secretly hoping i will once be relaxed... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2015 at REVolution
in our house we have these little 'traditions'. i'm sure many families have their own traditions. sometimes they irritate me, but then i remember they are so very important. {Both allergic to mosquito bites. Just before bedtime. She loves to make puzzles. He is crazy about reading, especially Donald Duck.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2014 at REVolution
Creative JumpStart Meet-up in January, be quick! (*scroll naar beneden voor Nederlands) have you signed up for Nathalie Kalbachs Creative JumpStart 2015? join me, Saturday January 17th, 2015 for a Creative JumpStart Meet-up! you'll have the chance to meet fellow Creative Jumpers, drink tea, work on your projects and you’ll... Continue reading
Posted Dec 19, 2014 at REVolution
the new word is up over at One Litle Word! and this time it is RELEASE. what a gorgeous word. so many feelings came to mind when i think of release. as i have publicly told before, my childhood was no party. and i talk about it because i hope... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2014 at REVolution
Petra from BizzMama had this lovely interview with me over at her lovely blog. which is full of lovely stories of moms in business. it is in Dutch, but it truly is a lovely look into my life. trying to juggle all those balls. if you put it through some... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2014 at REVolution
last couple of days, well, weeks, or even months has been so crazy hectic that this isn't funny anymore. even i say STOP IT NOW. but the end is near, help is on the way and soon i will return to my 'normal' working hours :) but to treat ourselves... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2014 at REVolution
ohhh from happy hair, to a husband with pneumonia. double, in both lungs this time. and he had this only 4 months ago :(. so last couple of days were some kind of rollercoaster for me. it started out as a flue for him, but rapidly he was very very... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2014 at REVolution