Scheveningen, beach life, ricoh kr-5. My love for analogue photography is big. - All that sticks is there to stay. - It counts for all that is. - Seen or unseen, tangible or not. - and all the rest will go away.
This period in my life is probably the most productive up until now. I try to paint or graphic design something everyday. You can only learn by doing and that is exactly what I am striving for. I do like the learning process and the feeling of possibly becoming better and better and eventually good. [...]
It might seem like most of my paintings do not connect with graphic design in any way. I do however find it usefull to produce a painting once in a while. Producing 'useless' things keep me motivated and enthousiastic. When I make something, over which non will judge, for which no performance stress is nessecary, [...]
Nice to meet you, take a peek into my world About me, Ilse. I am a Holland based artist and designer who focuses on graphic design and documenting my thoughts through paintings. I am an enthusiast, a lover of simplicity and eager to learn. As a creator I am collecting information and impressions everywhere and I [...]
Mixed Media Waterpaint Markers Fineliner Photoshop This painting is the second of a series I am making. This serie is about the way we present ourselfes. I try to be critic and give my opinion. This painting is based on a girl I saw on the train. However, it could be anyone, because we all [...]
My work at Shosho is now added to my portfolio. I had a really nice time at Shosho, they where so kind to let me take a look behind the scenes and help them out, while I was searching for what exactly I wanted to do for my carreer. They showed me a variety of [...]
For Let's Play Ball I designed a logo. Let's Play Ball is an initiative that organizes events for kids, so they get in touch with sports. At the moment handbal and basketbal organisiations are included, but they hope to include more sports in the future.
A project about the ability to translate a personality into a poster. Recently, I started this series. I want to keep on practicing my graphic design skill, however I do not want to depend purely on randomness. When working on commission, you have to be able to translate a feeling, brand, personality or concept into [...]