Tag Archives: Visual Arts

Flower bomb

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Handmade friend

Child’s Own is the label behind these lovely cuddly creatures, made after children’s drawings. Wendy Tsao started her home-based craft business after having the simple idea of making a recognizable comfort toy for a 4 year-old boy based on his … Continue reading

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Art in the dark

Last night the Museum Without Walls opened the outdoor show of light art TransLumen. Throughout the neighborhood Transvaal, part of Amsterdam Oost-Watergraafsmeer more than 20 artists working with light show their work, in shop windows, on squares, in a pedestrian … Continue reading

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Miniature magic

This is one of the miniature portraits by Elvira Duives. Drawn on cardboard no larger than 5×4,5 cm, they are beautifully detailed portraits of new people. Sometimes drawn after an existing portrait, but felttipped into an imaginary Walhalla of ordinary … Continue reading

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Hello world!

This is a selection of the work done by the children in my son’s school. It was on show in the local Art Centre last May. {where we had a close shave with celebrity! Read my post Johnny Depp was … Continue reading

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