Category Archives: DESTINATION HAPPINESS

A Tycoon Who’s Not A Philistine

  A quote from ‘(…) a man of great succes, a tycoon who’s not a philistine – according to Christie’s – Eli Broad. His worth valued at $7.4 billion [in 2016]. Interesting to read people’s life stories, to know what … Continue reading

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Now’s The Time To Explore

Leading influencer and global trend forecaster Lidewij Edelkoort was questioned on the influences of the Corona crisis on national tv last night. I watched it this morning after breakfast – staying in. She has been happy for the first time … Continue reading

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Timely Indoor Fashion | PS – MASK 19

I love the work of René Gruau, the late French fashion illustrator. Studying his work is pure escapism.   PS | It reminds me of the disturbing news of less victims of domestic violence now calling in for help. The … Continue reading

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Looking Into The Future

I started to paint, tried to improve the portrait of my father. Dad’s look. Before I was born. Looking into the future  

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The Letter Dilemma

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Success Is A Limo In The Valley

One from the archive. I made this when I was living in London, and met somebody from Wales. Wales is not England. Lesson One 😉 I learned that Wales gave us a lot of stars, Tom Jones, Shirley Bassey, Catherine … Continue reading

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The Importance Of Hair

  After looking at he image a bit longer I noticed the hair artist, striving for perfection* 🙂 It reminds me of a lesson learned, shared with the audience by Hillary Clinton: “Don’t underestimate the importance of hair. (…) I … Continue reading

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Winner’s Mood | Take California

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Designer Piece | Things Could Always Be Worse Mug

  Somehow I took this screenshot, an announcement that caught my eye: Things Could Be Worse.  Written on a cup, a vessel, big enough for all possible misery. On Kickstarter. Again I stick to my fortune cookie wisdom.  

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Driving Through A Wet Patch

An image I stumbled upon in my archive. It tells a story of clouds and silver linings.

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