Maritiem

The colour ‘martiem’ (which means maritime) inspired this paper collage. I have used the sea theme & colours in this fun collage. I have made a series of paper collages […]

Hartstocht

‘Hartstocht’ is the name of the colour which inspired this paper collage. This name can be translated to passion and is used to for an expressive orange-pink hue, which suits […]

Piñata

This collage is based on my associations with the colour ‘piñata’, the name for a vivid apple-green. I am not sure why they named this green, pinata, but both the […]

Disco

The colour ‘disco’ was given to a vivid pink colour (for a reason all the pinks have great names). This vivid hue & festive name formed the inspiration for this […]

Guave

Another collage in this serie of colour themes I have made is this collage based on the colour ‘guave’. This is an orange-pink hue, very expressive, which shows in this […]

Twinkel

The colour ‘twinkel’ is an pink hue. This paper collage is inspired by it, mostly by the name of the colour. I have made a series of paper collages based […]

Geroerd

This collage is inspired by the colour ‘geroerd’ (which translates to touched or affected). This is such a name which I found totally off topic with this colour… but I […]

Rays of sunlight

The collage is inspired by the colour ‘rays of sunlight’. This golden hue creates an instant luxurious feel, combining shiny colours with textures reflecting the light. I have made a […]

Evenaar

The colour ‘evenaar’ (which means equator) looked more like an icy blue to me, than a tropical blue. So this paper collage shows the mix of the associations the word […]

Eigenzinnig

The colour ‘eigenzinnig’ (which translates to something like recalcitrant or original) has inspired the theme of this paper collage. This intense purple matches great with expressive faces & poses. I […]

Vintage

The colour ‘vintage’ inspired the look & feel of this collage. This old, faded salmon-pink colour can be combined very well with faded emerald green & some bright orange-red accents. […]

Ginseng

This is my collage based on the colour ‘ginseng’, a spicy green-yellow colour which gave me an exotic inspiration. Combined with dark blue & vivid coral-red it makes a tangy […]

Nauta

Another collage in this serie of colour themes I have made is the collage based on the colour ‘nauta’. This is a real maritime blue colour. I have made a […]

Poppen

Here you see my collage based on the colour ‘poppen’ (Dutch for ‘dols’). This pink hue fits well with girly looks. I have made a series of paper collages based […]

Pluk

This is my collage based on the colour ‘pluk’, which inspired a jungle feel collage with a lot of green hues & textures from different leaves. I have made a […]

Zee algen

This is my collage based on the colour ‘zee algen’ (sea algae translated from Dutch). I have made a series of paper collages based on the funny names of paint […]