Guide: Which colored pencil do I choose?

Three years ago, I wrote a couple of reviews about different colored pencils. For example, I wrote a review about Prismacolor Premier pencils and about Faber Castell Polychromos pencils. But when you start out with coloring, you can get crazy because of all the different kinds and brands (no wonder …

Illustrating in Adobe Illustrator

Hi everyone! You might have noticed the illustrations on our website – for example our team illustration picture! For this week I thought it would be fun to get you through the process of how I create these illustrations in Adobe Illustrator. We all have our ways to illustrate, some …

Amsterdam Textile review

When it comes to art I love creating multimedia artworks. The past couple of years I have experimented a lot with materials. Hence I though it would be fun to try something I have never done before: textile paint! A side from drawing I think it is cool to design …

How-to: Drawing facial proportion

I get often questions about drawing realistic faces. Usually I’ll advice to start practicing small details of the face, like the nose, eyes and mouth. Drawing hair can also be seen as an individual subject (for more tips and tricks regarding hair click here). However, in this post we are …