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Who am I? One year ago this seaminly small question popped up in my mind: who am I? It was as...

Art Journaling inspiration: using Greys and Red

Art Journaling Inspiration: Greys and Red A strange grinning figure with a sort of church tower on her (or his?)...

Color of the Month: Antarctic - PaperArtsy Fresco Finish

Antarctic – PaperArtsy Fresco Finish These chalk paints called PaperArtsy Fresco Finish are very suitable for art journaling. I love...

Painted Brick

DIY Art: Painted Brick What do you get when you add a bit of urban art to folk art?...

What is the Best Journal or Sketchbook for Art Journaling?

Which Art Journal do you use? and What is the best journal or sketchbook for art journaling? are probably...
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Marieke Blokland
About Marieke Blokland

Hello. I am Marieke Blokland, an artist from the Netherlands. My paintings are a mixture of children's book illustrations, icons, graphic design, the love for art supplies and my fascination for folklore and craft techniques.

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Word of the Year 2017: Art

Some of you know that each year I pick a word of the year. Just a word to focus on throughout the year. This word may change throughout the year, when I feel it does not help me. Know that this is not something that I take too seriously. But for me…

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Water and paper

Water and paper My newest online mixed media art workshop called Water and paper is now available at bloknoteacademy.nl/waterandpaper. Download the supply list for free here. Water & Paper is a short, online mixed media art workshop. I will teach you a simple yet awesome mixed media technique using Daniel Smith water colours, Liquitex matte gel medium…

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The new Marieke Blokland

“Wazzup, what’s new!?” Well. There is nothing new about me actually. But I felt like writing this post, because some of you have been wondering about my most recent art work. I have had comments like: ‘Are you sad?’. ‘Are you depressed?’ ‘Your work is so different lately.’ or ‘Didn’t you…

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