A while ago, a friend invited me to sail from Gouda to Amsterdam with him. I had been on his boat a few times before, but had until now more been something of a bystander. Steering occasionally, just checking out the mechanics. About checking out mechanics: This is an attempt to color in a line […]
I don’t like Instagram. I don’t like follower culture, don’t like it because I keep thinking I need it to showcase my art, don’t like the advertisements and don’t like that everything is being dumbed down to a few images. I don’t like seeing the endless stream of holiday pictures, people traveling further and further […]
I’ve watched too much FRIENDS lately. I’ve been a fan since 2002, when I sat in my room watching episodes for days at a time. In this video episode: How to bring out the contrast in an image, trace the shadows and attach a layer to a bottom layer to colour the bottom layer in. […]
Yes, I’m into recording myself now. In this episode: How to trace an image with a drawing tablet in Photoshop CS6. And: How to try to fill silences with talk. You’ll probably get more philosophical or deeper talks in the future, when I’m more comfortable talking into a microphone. Went to Utrecht yesterday, bought some […]
Metawriting: writing about writing my book.