[2021 update] While Instagram can be an envy-inducing time-suck, it's also a great place to get inspired by other printmakers and designers...
Using your hands to create artwork is a great way to settle a worried or whirring mind. Merel Zwarts shares creative inspiration for those of us locked down at home during these Corona months.
Petra Verkade is an illustrator, graphic designer and printmaker. She combines different techniques including riso and screen printing and is always on the lookout for new approaches and ways to explore possibilities in the fields of graphic design and illustration.
Michael van Kekem is a Rotterdam-based illustrative designer, printmaker. He creates playful, sharp and colourful editorial illustrations, brand identities, handmade products, screen printed poster design and typography, as well as running workshops.
Working from her garden studio, Pauline Greuell creates patterned fabrics that she transforms into a range of pouches, cushions and bags using both screen printing and stencil printing techniques.
For warm, wholesome feels this festive season, avoid mass-produced, throw-away gifts from the high street and opt instead to invest in limited edition, handprinted products by local designers.
Barbara de Ru is a Rotterdam-based creative entrepreneur, printmaker, fashion designer, author and more. After working in the fashion industry for over a decade, she founded Bobbinhood in 2016.
Meet Joris Diks: Utrecht-based illustrator and printmaker, and founder of Handprinted Stuff. Joris will be speaking at our debut event coming up on 25 September 2019.
Utrecht-based graphic designer and screen printer Lucas van Hapert is known about town for his beautifully simple blue-tone screen prints of local landmarks.
Ellen de Bruijn, also known as Atelier Titi, is a Dutch illustrator and screen printer who lives and works in Utrecht.