Tag Archives: mother

Christmas Is Coming | Mothers

A CHILD IS BORN Christmas is coming, the celebration of a baby born. It made me think and I started browsing the folder ‘mother’ on my computer. Stuff from the archives, images I kept, of mothers and their consequential children. … Continue reading

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ARCHIVE | Nice The Painting

    ————- PS: 3 June 2018

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Postcard from Bagdad Cafe

This song came to mind, Calling You from the film Paris Texas. Weird, I know it so well, the words, the longing, but I haven’t heard it for ages. It brings me way back to when I just moved to Amsterdam. … Continue reading

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Death to a child

The cards above are from a project in school about death. Close to the school is a cemetery and  people from their exhibition space, came to the school to explain about the rituals of death and burial and did this project. … Continue reading

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Happiness…

This radio advertisement was inspired by a story from my mother. When she was a young mother, she took her little sister and her toddler on a trip into town by train. On her lap my mother carried the infant, who … Continue reading

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Sunday t-shirt | Sofa captain

  More Ave shirts here

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Boredom in the street

A sentence that can cause the same vibe as an alarm bell to a mother: a bored child! Houston!

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YOUth

  In loving memory of my mother who sadly died 15 yeas ago today. She would have been 73 now. The lady in the astonishing audition above is nearly 80 years old, which just shows that at 58 you still … Continue reading

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For the love of pod

It is summertime, the holidays are here, and my friend in London visited a country fair nearby, as you do. {I would have loved to have gone!} Among the usual attractions such as a jam making contest and stalls selling … Continue reading

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Bortusk Leer’s home made graffiti

This explosion of fun is what you could call home made graffiti.  The drawings are animated at home, on sheets of newspaper, taken into the street and left there. For us, to light up our day, claims the artist talking … Continue reading

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