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Kuretake Gansai Water Colors and Sumi-E Rice Paper
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Hand lettering Quote: If you obey the rules....
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Painted Brick
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What is the Best Journal or Sketchbook for Art Journaling?
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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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I am a Made With Envato winner!

Bloknote is a Made With Envato Winner for January 2017 *Yay!* I have won a prize in the category ‘Audio and Video’ with the Made with Envato competition, with my video ‘Greys and ‘Red’. For years I have been using audio music from Audiojungle, a part of the Envato market place, for…

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Following my heart

Following my heart After my graduation in 2003 from the Academy of Arts St. Joost in Breda, where I had studied graphic design, I started painting serioulsy. I created painting after painting. I painted a lot. Even had exhibitions! But in 2007 I got pregnant with my daughter and that is when I…

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Follow Me

Naked as a newborn Okay. This feel like a huge coming out for me. I don’t know why I am so frightened to share this. But here it is. Here is my soul, naked as a newborn. “Follow Me” Contemporary I have been making a lot of larger more contemporary…

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