Auteur: Janet Plantinga

Portrait of Paul de Leeuw

For almost a year I doubted whether this portrait of Dutch comedian and television host Paul de Leeuw was “finished”. Because tomorrow I drew this portrait exactly one year ago, I today decided: It’s done!

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Rembrandtmarket great success

Looking out on the Van Harenskerk last saturday I had a booth on the Rembrandtmarket in St. Annaparochie. What a great market it was! I will definitely join in next year. There even was a visitor who enjoyed herself so much watching my art and me making art that she stayed for over an hour. […]

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Workshop Zentangle

Only available in The Netherlands, Friesland. Zin in een gezellige ochtend, middag of avond tekenen met patroontjes, of zoals het tegenwoordig bekender is, zentanglen? Dan kom ik graag bij je langs om jou en je vriend(inn)en, familie of buren de fijne kneepjes van deze manier van tekenen bij te brengen. Dit kunnen al bestaande patroontjes […]

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Painting moved to Belgium

After Australia, one of my paintings moved to… Belgium! Mrs and mr De Kunst bought the painting when I stayed in The Blokhuispoort for two weeks. Mrs De Kunst liked the painting for her study on a blue wall. This is one of my favorite paintings. It’s always a bit sad to say goodbye to […]

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Already in the Christmas mood

Well, I just felt in the mood, being ‘locked up’ in a cel in the former jail Blokhuispoort in Leeuwarden: drawing Christmas trees. So I have time to scan and print them on cards and sell them on markets. A sneak preview…

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Artists in a jail cell

Well! My cell in the Blokhuispoort, the former jail in Leeuwarden has been decorated. For the next two weeks you can find me there, at least from wednesday until saturday. Saturday the 23rd of july will be my last day. Not only you can buy some paintings and art cards from me, but I also […]

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Painting ‘Fryslân’

Yes, finished! My latest painting ‘Fryslân’. In a couple of weeks this painting will move to… Australia! The theme is ‘Fryslân’, can you detect all the Frisian elements? Scroll down to find out which 17 theme’s I painted. It took me 47 hours to design and paint this painting. I’m very happy with the result! […]

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Art market Leeuwarden 2016

What fun the art market in Leeuwarden was, despite heavy competition of the open day of the nearby airbase. Thanks everybody for visiting my booth en bying my creations!

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Crazy about sea horses

I just can’t stop drawing sea horses. How elegant they are!

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Painted sigar boxes

For your jewelry, special memories or just some stuff… Everything fits in these painted sigar boxes. There are still a couple available for purchase. Interested? Just send me en e-mail. Click the link on the left. Square sigar box with red flowers 1 8,4 x 9,3 x 8,6 cm € 20 (shipping costs not included) […]

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